Amir Hamza      

Full name Amir Hamza Hotak

Born August 15, 1991, Afghanistan

Current age 25 years 154 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s, Boost Region

Also known as Hamza Hotak

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Amir Hamza Hotak
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 21 9 4 14 4 2.80 76 18.42 0 0 0 0 5 0
T20Is 23 6 3 13 4 4.33 17 76.47 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 2 3 0 16 14 5.33 68 23.52 0 0 2 0 1 0
List A 30 14 5 43 12 4.77 172 25.00 0 0 2 1 7 0
Twenty20 27 9 5 14 4 3.50 19 73.68 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 21 21 1066 673 32 4/17 4/17 21.03 3.78 33.3 1 0 0
T20Is 23 23 468 545 22 3/39 3/39 24.77 6.98 21.2 0 0 0
First-class 2 3 132 73 0 - - - 3.31 - 0 0 0
List A 30 30 1464 920 49 5/15 5/15 18.77 3.77 29.8 1 1 0
Twenty20 27 27 534 631 23 3/39 3/39 27.43 7.08 23.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Pakistan at Sharjah, Feb 10, 2012 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Sharjah, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Abu Dhabi, Jan 14, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Canada v Afghanistan at King City (NW), Aug 2-5, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Afghanistan v United Arab Emirates at Sharjah, Oct 5-8, 2011 scorecard
List A debut Afghanistan v United Arab Emirates at Sharjah, Oct 12, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago at King City (NW), Aug 11, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Ireland at Abu Dhabi, Jan 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/21 Afghanistan v Ireland Abu Dhabi 14 Jan 2017 T20I # 578
0/37 Afghanistan v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 18 Dec 2016 T20I # 573
1/29 Afghanistan v U.A.E. Dubai (DSC) 16 Dec 2016 T20I # 572
0/16 Afghanistan v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 14 Dec 2016 T20I # 571
25, 1/18, 6, 4/10 Boost Region v Amo Region Kabul 22 Nov 2016 Other
10, 3/37, 13, 1/36 Boost Region v Amo Region Kabul 16 Nov 2016 Other
32, 2/33, 9, 2/16 Boost Region v Band-Region Amanullah 10 Nov 2016 Other
3/53, 15, 2/67 Boost Region v Band-Region Amanullah 5 Nov 2016 Other
0/88, 0, 4/22 Boost Region v Kabul Green Amanullah 29 Oct 2016 Other
1/40, 57, 4/37 Boost Region v Kabul Green Speen Ghar 23 Oct 2016 Other
Profile

Hamza Hotak is a left-arm spinner who was included in the Afghanistan Under-19 squad for the 2010 World Cup in New Zealand. His considers his 3 for 18 against Nepal in the semi-final of ACC U-19 Cup Elite in Kuwait as his best cricketing achievement till date. He compares his bowling style to New Zealand's Daniel Vettori.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Jan 14, 2017

Amir Hamza gets congratulated after bowling William Porterfield, Afghanistan v Ireland, Desert T20, Group A, Abu Dhabi, January 14, 2017

Amir Hamza gets congratulated after bowling William Porterfield

© Peter Della Penna

Jan 14, 2017

Amir Hamza took innings-best figures of 2 for 21, Afghanistan v Ireland, Desert T20, Group A, Abu Dhabi, January 14, 2017

Amir Hamza took innings-best figures of 2 for 21

© Peter Della Penna

Mar 27, 2016

Amir Hamza celebrates the early wicket of Evin Lewis, Afghanistan v West Indies, World T20 2016, Group 1, Nagpur, March 27, 2016

Amir Hamza celebrates the early wicket of Evin Lewis

© AFP

Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 8, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 6, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v India at Dhaka - Mar 5, 2014
India won by 8 wickets (with 106 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 4, 2014
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Afghanistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 129 runs
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