Hazratullah Zazai      

Full name Hazratullah Zazai

Born March 23, 1998, Paktia

Current age 21 years 89 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s, Amo Region, Band-e-Amir Dragons, Band-e-Amir Region, Dhaka Dynamites

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Hazratullah Zazai
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 12 12 0 269 67 22.41 275 97.81 0 1 28 13 2 0
T20Is 6 6 1 378 162* 75.60 196 192.85 1 2 32 31 1 0
First-class 17 33 1 1246 133 38.93 1338 93.12 3 8 153 44 22 0
List A 21 21 1 495 103* 24.75 446 110.98 1 1 61 20 7 0
T20s 30 30 1 1080 162* 37.24 644 167.70 2 6 99 77 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 17 6 82 68 3 1/10 1/10 22.66 4.97 27.3 0 0 0
List A 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, Aug 27, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v South Africa at Cardiff, Jun 15, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut United Arab Emirates v Afghanistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 16, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Feb 24, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Mis Ainak Region v Band-e-Amir Region at Kabul, Oct 20-23, 2017 scorecard
Last First-class Kabul Region v Band-e-Amir Region at Kunar, Apr 22-25, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Mis Ainak Region v Amo Region at Khost, Aug 10, 2017 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v South Africa at Cardiff, Jun 15, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut United Arab Emirates v Afghanistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 16, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Feb 24, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22 Afghanistan v South Africa Cardiff 15 Jun 2019 ODI # 4160
34 Afghanistan v New Zealand Taunton 8 Jun 2019 ODI # 4154
30 Afghanistan v Sri Lanka Cardiff 4 Jun 2019 ODI # 4149
0 Afghanistan v Australia Bristol 1 Jun 2019 ODI # 4146
11 Afghanistan v England The Oval 27 May 2019 Other OD
49 Afghanistan v Pakistan Bristol 24 May 2019 Other OD
14 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 19 May 2019 ODI # 4139
14 Afghanistan v Scotland Edinburgh 10 May 2019 ODI # 4131
14 Afghanistan v Ireland Dehradun 8 Mar 2019 ODI # 4108
34 Afghanistan v Ireland Dehradun 5 Mar 2019 ODI # 4105
Profile

Afghanistan's ascent up the global rankings from ICC Associate nation to Full Member and Test status has been largely propelled by a conveyor belt of fast bowling and mystery spin. But the country has struggled to unearth quality batting prospects at the same rate as their bowling unit. The emergence of the hard-hitting Hazratullah Zazai is a sign that this may change early in the country's Full Member era.

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Jun 15, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai and Noor Ali Zadran run between the wickets, Afghanistan v South Africa, World Cup 2019, Cardiff, June 15, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai and Noor Ali Zadran run between the wickets

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Jun 8, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai plays a shot, Afghanistan v New Zealand, World Cup 2019, Taunton, June 8, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai plays a shot

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Jun 4, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai pulls one away, Afghanistan v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2019, Cardiff, June 4, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai pulls one away

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