Decade Review 2009

Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 22 years 96 days

Major teams Pakistan, Islamabad United, Pakistan A, Pakistan Under-15s, Pakistan Under-19s, Pakistan Under-23s, Rawalpindi Rams, Sui Southern Gas Corporation, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Cousin - Kamran Akmal, Cousin - Adnan Akmal, Cousin - Umar Akmal

Mohammad Babar Azam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 6 12 1 300 90* 27.27 592 50.67 0 2 31 0 3 0
ODIs 20 20 1 953 123 50.15 1042 91.45 3 5 83 11 8 0
T20Is 4 4 3 116 55* 116.00 90 128.88 0 1 11 2 1 0
First-class 34 55 5 1860 266 37.20 3350 55.52 2 11 236 10 20 0
List A 79 78 7 3545 142* 49.92 4264 83.13 11 22 348 15 30 0
Twenty20 35 34 12 961 77* 43.68 823 116.76 0 8 103 15 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 34 19 720 423 5 1/13 1/17 84.60 3.52 144.0 0 0 0
List A 79 29 633 555 12 2/20 2/20 46.25 5.26 52.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 35 5 78 85 4 2/20 2/20 21.25 6.53 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v West Indies at Dubai (DSC), Oct 13-17, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Australia v Pakistan at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Lahore, May 31, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Melbourne, Jan 15, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Pakistan at Manchester, Sep 7, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v West Indies at Abu Dhabi, Sep 27, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut National Bank of Pakistan v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Sialkot, Dec 10-13, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Australia v Pakistan at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan Customs v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Multan, Feb 10, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Australia v Pakistan at Melbourne, Jan 15, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Eagles v Hyderabad Hawks at Lahore, Dec 1, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Pakistan v West Indies at Abu Dhabi, Sep 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
34 Pakistan v Australia Melbourne 15 Jan 2017 ODI # 3818
33 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 13 Jan 2017 ODI # 3817
98 Pakistanis v CA XI Brisbane 10 Jan 2017 LA
0, 9 Pakistan v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
23, 3 Pakistan v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2242
19, 14 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 15 Dec 2016 Test # 2240
16, 22 Pakistanis v CA XI Cairns 8 Dec 2016 FC
90*, 16 Pakistan v New Zealand Hamilton 25 Nov 2016 Test # 2237
7, 29 Pakistan v New Zealand Christchurch 17 Nov 2016 Test # 2234
- Pakistanis v NZ A Nelson 11 Nov 2016 FC
Profile

A right-hand, top-order batsman known for his discipline and level-headed attitude, Babar Azam laid claim to a long-term spot in Pakistan's batting line-up with a strong performance in 2016, making three consecutive ODI hundreds against West Indies in the UAE, and a 90 in his third Test, in Hamilton. He was 22 years old at the time.

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Jan 19, 2017

Babar Azam slaps one into the leg side, Australia v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Perth, January 19, 2017

Babar Azam slaps one into the leg side

© Cricket Australia

Jan 19, 2017

Babar Azam scored the 47 he needed to become the joint-fastest to 1000 ODI runs, Australia v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Perth, January 19, 2017

Babar Azam scored the 47 he needed to become the joint-fastest to 1000 ODI runs

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Jan 10, 2017

Babar Azam creams one through the off side on his way to 98, Cricket Australia XI v Pakistanis, Brisbane, January 10, 2017

Babar Azam creams one through the off side on his way to 98

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