Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 28 years 102 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 62 53 8 1004 82* 22.31 1390 72.23 0 5 77 25 12 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 95 82 12 1761 100 25.15 2203 79.93 1 8 136 50 21 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 62 57 2088 1849 59 6/43 6/43 31.33 5.31 35.3 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 95 83 3041 2749 87 6/43 6/43 31.59 5.42 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 Afghanistan v Bangladesh at Southampton, Jun 24, 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 Bangladesh at Southampton, Jun 24, 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
2/56, 47 Afghanistan v Bangladesh Southampton 24 Jun 2019 ODI # 4172
2/51, 27 Afghanistan v India Southampton 22 Jun 2019 ODI # 4169
3/68, 37 Afghanistan v England Manchester 18 Jun 2019 ODI # 4163
5, 1/29 Afghanistan v South Africa Cardiff 15 Jun 2019 ODI # 4160
4, 0/55 Afghanistan v New Zealand Taunton 8 Jun 2019 ODI # 4154
0/38, 23 Afghanistan v Sri Lanka Cardiff 4 Jun 2019 ODI # 4149
31, 1/32 Afghanistan v Australia Bristol 1 Jun 2019 ODI # 4146
14, 0/38 Afghanistan v England The Oval 27 May 2019 Other OD
0/33, 2 Afghanistan v Pakistan Bristol 24 May 2019 Other OD
3, 6/43 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 21 May 2019 ODI # 4141
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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Jun 24, 2019

"Again, we made a lot of mistakes in the fielding"

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Jun 24, 2019

Gulbadin Naib made a patient 47, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, World Cup 2019, Southampton, June 24, 2019

Gulbadin Naib made a patient 47

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Jun 24, 2019

Gulbadin Naib got two important wickets at the death, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, World Cup 2019, Southampton, June 24, 2019

Gulbadin Naib got two important wickets at the death

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