Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 28 years 10 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Boost Region

Also known as Gulbadeen Naib

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Gulbadin Naib
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 52 44 8 807 82* 22.41 1136 71.03 0 5 59 23 9 0
T20Is 38 31 9 432 56* 19.63 357 121.00 0 1 31 20 17 0
First-class 5 7 1 313 88* 52.16 379 82.58 0 3 39 6 6 0
List A 82 70 12 1509 100 26.01 1866 80.86 1 8 117 46 17 0
T20s 76 63 18 849 68 18.86 657 129.22 0 3 61 39 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 52 47 1594 1360 40 4/27 4/27 34.00 5.11 39.8 2 0 0
T20Is 38 21 264 394 9 2/24 2/24 43.77 8.95 29.3 0 0 0
First-class 5 7 460 326 14 5/29 5/29 23.28 4.25 32.8 0 2 0
List A 82 70 2391 2142 62 4/27 4/27 34.54 5.37 38.5 4 0 0
T20s 76 47 681 933 39 4/12 4/12 23.92 8.22 17.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Canada v Afghanistan at Toronto, Aug 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Mar 8, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Mar 14, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Feb 6, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Afghanistan at Dublin, Jul 9-12, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Amo Region v Mis Ainak Region at Amanullah, Apr 22-24, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan A v Afghanistan at Islamabad, May 25, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Mar 8, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago at King City (NW), Aug 11, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Balkh Legends v Kabul Zwanan at Sharjah, Oct 21, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 1/21 Afghanistan v Ireland Dehradun 8 Mar 2019 ODI # 4108
3 Afghanistan v Ireland Dehradun 2 Mar 2019 ODI # 4101
2/20, 46 Afghanistan v Ireland Dehradun 28 Feb 2019 ODI # 4100
2*, 0/6 Pakhtoons v Legends Sharjah 29 Nov 2018 Other T20
0/16 Pakhtoons v Arabians Sharjah 28 Nov 2018 Other T20
0/22, 7* Legends v Kabul Zwanan Sharjah 21 Oct 2018 T20
0*, 0/9 Legends v KingsLeopard Sharjah 19 Oct 2018 T20
2, 1/30 Legends v KingsLeopard Sharjah 17 Oct 2018 T20
0, 0/46 Legends v Kabul Zwanan Sharjah 14 Oct 2018 T20
2/19 Legends v Panthers Sharjah 13 Oct 2018 T20
Profile

Gulbadin Naib's first love in the sporting world was amateur bodybuilding, not cricket. When he eventually did take the game up, however, he progressed quickly through Afghanistan's age group sides as a batting allrounder and was the youngest member of the team that won the Division Five tournament in 2008 - the first stepping stone to the full world stage.

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Sep 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib flexes his muscles after snaring a wicket, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, Group B, Asia Cup 2018, Abu Dhabi, September 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib flexes his muscles after snaring a wicket

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Sep 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib is thrilled to take a wicket, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, Group B, Asia Cup 2018, Abu Dhabi, September 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib is thrilled to take a wicket

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Sep 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib sizes up for a big shot, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, Group B, Asia Cup 2018, Abu Dhabi, September 20, 2018

Gulbadin Naib sizes up for a big shot

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