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Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 25 years 132 days

Major teams Afghanistan

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 17 14 3 236 82* 21.45 246 95.93 0 1 15 13 4 0
T20Is 29 26 7 397 56* 20.89 320 124.06 0 1 28 18 13 0
First-class 2 3 0 103 75 34.33 106 97.16 0 1 15 1 2 0
List A 36 31 6 741 100 29.64 717 103.34 1 3 53 33 8 0
Twenty20 50 43 11 639 68 19.96 486 131.48 0 2 47 31 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 17 14 356 354 9 4/31 4/31 39.33 5.96 39.5 1 0 0
T20Is 29 17 210 332 7 2/24 2/24 47.42 9.48 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 2 3 152 120 3 1/33 2/87 40.00 4.73 50.6 0 0 0
List A 36 26 650 655 17 4/31 4/31 38.52 6.04 38.2 2 0 0
Twenty20 50 27 330 500 13 2/19 2/19 38.46 9.09 25.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Canada v Afghanistan at Toronto, Aug 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, Jul 19, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Mar 14, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Afghanistan at Dublin, Jul 9-12, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Afghanistan v Papua New Guinea at Sharjah, Nov 21-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan A v Afghanistan at Islamabad, May 25, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, Jul 19, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago at King City (NW), Aug 11, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/11, 2 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 19 Jul 2016 ODI # 3764
8, 1/14 Afghanistan v West Indies Nagpur 27 Mar 2016 T20I # 552
0 Afghanistan v England Delhi 23 Mar 2016 T20I # 546
26 Afghanistan v South Africa Mumbai 20 Mar 2016 T20I # 542
7, 0/15 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Nagpur 12 Mar 2016 T20I # 531
1/13, 4* Afghanistan v Hong Kong Nagpur 10 Mar 2016 T20I # 528
12, 0/18 Afghanistan v Scotland Nagpur 8 Mar 2016 T20I # 523
23, 0/9 Afghanistan v Netherlands Mohali 4 Mar 2016 Other T20
0, 0/24 Afghanistan v Hong Kong Dhaka 22 Feb 2016 T20I # 507
2/24, 4* Afghanistan v Oman Fatullah 20 Feb 2016 T20I # 504
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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Jul 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib takes selfies with fans, Scotland v Afghanistan, 2nd ODI, Edinburgh, July 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib takes selfies with fans

© Peter Della Penna/ESPNcricinfo Ltd

Mar 23, 2016

Gulbadin Naib walks back after he was dismissed by David Willey, Afghanistan v England, World T20 2016, Group 1, Delhi, March 23, 2016

Gulbadin Naib walks back after he was dismissed by David Willey

© AFP

Mar 20, 2016

Gulbadin Naib smashes one through the off side, Afghanistan v South Africa, World T20 2016, Group 1, Mumbai, March 20,2016

Gulbadin Naib smashes one through the off side

© Getty Images

Tournament Results
Lions v Syd Sixers at Johannesburg - Oct 28, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 10 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Syd Sixers v Titans at Centurion - Oct 26, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Lions at Durban - Oct 25, 2012
Lions won by 22 runs
Daredevils v Titans at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
No result (abandoned with a toss)
Auckland v Scorchers at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
Scorchers won by 16 runs
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