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Shakil Ahmed      

Full name Shakeel Ahmed

Born February 12, 1966, Kuwait City, Kuwait

Current age 48 years 71 days

Major teams Pakistan, Cornwall, Khan Research Labs, Rawalpindi

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Shakeel Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 36 2.77 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 109 142 46 1274 66 13.27 0 1 48 0
List A 89 49 27 279 41 12.68 0 0 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 325 139 4 4/91 4/139 34.75 2.56 81.2 1 0 0
First-class 109 19724 8365 365 7/69 22.91 2.54 54.0 23 4
List A 89 4168 2741 118 4/15 4/15 23.22 3.94 35.3 8 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Pakistan v Australia at Karachi, Oct 22-26, 1998 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1985-2003
List A span 1987-2002
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/88, 10*, 3/126, 8* Cornwall v Berkshire St Austell 18 Aug 2013 Other
0, 5/46 Cornwall v Dorset Truro 4 Aug 2013 Other
4/50, 7*, 3/93, 6* Cornwall v Shropshire Shrewsbury 21 Jul 2013 Other
5*, 7/84, 24*, 3/75 Cornwall v Wiltshire Corsham 7 Jul 2013 Other
17, 5/77, 3, 1/106 Cornwall v Oxfordshire Truro 23 Jun 2013 Other
0/35, 0 Cornwall v Berkshire Newbury 16 Jun 2013 Other OD
11, 4/102, 27, 0/67 Cornwall v Devon Exeter 9 Jun 2013 Other
3/47 Cornwall v Bedfordshire Cople 27 May 2013 Other OD
1*, 1/49 Cornwall v Oxfordshire Challow & Childrey 26 May 2013 Other OD
0/19, 1 Cornwall v Devon Redruth 19 May 2013 Other OD
Profile

A left-arm spinner with a round-arm delivery action, Shakeel Ahmed was called into the Pakistan side for the third Test against Australia at Karachi in 1998-99 at the age of 32. It was a gamble by the selectors, and one which didn't pay off. His performance was roundly criticised ("he will go without leaving a good impression," wrote Dawn) despite second-innings figures of 4 for 91. His call-up came after he took 10 wickets (including 7 for 71 in the second innings) for Rawalpindi against the Australians a fortnight earlier.
Martin Williamson

Latest Photos

Sep 12, 2012

Shakeel Ahmed with the Man of the Match Trophy, Cornwall v Buckinghamshire, Minor Counties Championship Final, 12 September 2012

Shakeel Ahmed with the Man of the Match Trophy

© Michael Weeks

Country Fixtures Country Results
Only T20I: Pakistan v Australia at Dubai (DSC)
Oct 3, 2014 (20:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 12:00 EDT | 11:00 CDT | 09:00 PDT)
1st ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Abu Dhabi
Oct 5, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Sharjah
Oct 8, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
3rd ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Abu Dhabi
Oct 10, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
Pakistan A v Australians at Sharjah
Oct 13-16, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT)
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