Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 28 years 92 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 59 50 8 893 82* 21.26 1245 71.72 0 5 68 24 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 92 79 12 1650 100 24.62 2058 80.17 1 8 127 49 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 59 54 1914 1674 52 6/43 6/43 32.19 5.24 36.8 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 92 80 2867 2574 80 6/43 6/43 32.17 5.38 35.8 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 South Africa at Cardiff, Jun 15, 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 South Africa at Cardiff, Jun 15, 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
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
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
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 15, 2019

Faf du Plessis tosses the coin as Gulbadin Naib looks on, Afghanistan v South Africa, World Cup 2019, Cardiff, June 15, 2019

Faf du Plessis tosses the coin as Gulbadin Naib looks on

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Jun 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib leads his team out, Afghanistan v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2019, Cardiff, June 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib leads his team out

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Jun 1, 2019

Gulbadin Naib celebrates dismissing Aaron Finch, Afghanistan v Australia, World Cup 2019, Bristol, June 1, 2019

Gulbadin Naib celebrates dismissing Aaron Finch

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