Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 28 years 67 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 55 46 8 830 82* 21.84 1165 71.24 0 5 61 23 11 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 88 75 12 1587 100 25.19 1978 80.23 1 8 120 48 20 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 55 50 1770 1520 50 6/43 6/43 30.40 5.15 35.4 2 1 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 88 76 2723 2420 78 6/43 6/43 31.02 5.33 34.9 4 1 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 Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, May 21, 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 Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, May 21, 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
3, 6/43 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 21 May 2019 ODI # 4141
1/45, 20 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 19 May 2019 ODI # 4139
3/72 Afghanistan v Scotland Edinburgh 10 May 2019 ODI # 4131
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
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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May 19, 2019

Rashid Khan is congratulated by Gulbadin Naib after taking a wicket, Ireland v Afghanistan, 1st ODI, Belfast, May 19, 2019

Rashid Khan is congratulated by Gulbadin Naib after taking a wicket

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May 10, 2019

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib celebrates with Rahmat Shah after taking a wicket, Scotland v Afghanistan, 2nd ODI, Edinburgh, May 10, 2019

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib celebrates with Rahmat Shah after taking a wicket

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May 10, 2019

Gulbadin Naib celebrates after claiming his third wicket of the day, Scotland v Afghanistan, 2nd ODI, Edinburgh, May 10, 2019

Gulbadin Naib celebrates after claiming his third wicket of the day

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