Umme Ahmed Shishir
Shakib married Umme Ahmed Shishir, a Bangladeshi American student studying in Minnesota, the United States on 12 December 2012, at a hotel in Dhaka.
Shishir is the youngest among 5 brothers and a sister. Her family immigrated to the United States when Shishir was 10 years old. The couple met each other while Shakib was playing county cricket for Worcestershire in England when Shishir visited England in 2010.