Aasif Karim is a veteran of three Cricket World Cup (1996, 1999 and 2003) durng which time he also served as the national team captain in addition to playing four Associate Trophy (1986, 1990, 1994 and 1997).
He attended Palm Beach Junior College (Florida) between 1981/3 and Howard University (Washington DC, USA) on a tennis scholarship between 1983/85. During the 2003 Cricket World Cup against Australia, Aasif, in a famous performance was declared “Man-of-the-Match” in which he was awarded a gold watch for his efforts.
Aasif also played for the national tennis team and represented the country in the Davis Cup.
In 2000, Aasif founded Sports Monthly; a sports magazine, as his contribution to giving back to society. He is currently a Business Man (CEO of Aristocrats Insurance Brokers Ltd / Safinaz Group). Aasif is also a qualified and practicing Arbitrator/Mediator
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