Decade Review 2009

Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 20 years 45 days

Major teams Pakistan A, Pakistan Under-15s, Pakistan Under-19s, Pakistan Under-23s, Rawalpindi Rams, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Mohammad Babar Azam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 18 27 2 717 92 28.68 1392 51.50 0 6 102 1 10 0
List A 37 37 4 1440 132* 43.63 1926 74.76 3 12 140 1 13 0
Twenty20 18 17 5 498 77* 41.50 418 119.13 0 4 54 10 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 18 13 630 363 4 1/13 1/17 90.75 3.45 157.5 0 0 0
List A 37 23 545 439 8 2/28 2/28 54.87 4.83 68.1 0 0 0
Twenty20 18 5 78 85 4 2/20 2/20 21.25 6.53 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut National Bank of Pakistan v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Sialkot, Dec 10-13, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Khan Research Laboratories v State Bank of Pakistan at Faisalabad, Nov 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan Customs v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Multan, Feb 10, 2010 scorecard
Last List A United Arab Emirates v Pakistan A at Dubai (CA), Oct 30, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Eagles v Hyderabad Hawks at Lahore, Dec 1, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Faisalabad Wolves v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Sep 26, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5 State B of P v Khan RL Faisalabad 23 Nov 2014 FC
0/2, 92, 0/25 State B of P v Sui Sthn Gas Sargodha 18 Nov 2014 FC
30 Pakistan A v Afghan A Islamabad 15 Nov 2014 Other T20
1, 35 State B of P v Habib Bank Islamabad 6 Nov 2014 FC
24, 34* Pakistan A v N Zealanders Sharjah 3 Nov 2014 Other
0 Pakistan A v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 30 Oct 2014 LA
1 Pakistan A v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 27 Oct 2014 LA
22 Pakistan A v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 25 Oct 2014 LA
0/9, 80* Pakistan A v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 23 Oct 2014 LA
7, 0/9 Pakistan A v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 22 Oct 2014 LA
Profile

An opening batsman, Babar Azam was the leading run-getter in the tri-series which also involved Sri Lanka and Bangladesh Under-19 in 2009. He was subsequently picked for the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He was Pakistan's leading run-scorer in the tournament with 298 runs. His favourite shot is the cover drive and has singled out AB de Villiers as his cricketing hero.
Cricinfo Staff, January 2010

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Oct 17, 2014

Babar Azam struck a fluent and unbeaten 114, Pakistan A v Australians, tour match, Sharjah, 3rd day, October 17, 2014

Babar Azam struck a fluent and unbeaten 114

© Getty Images

Aug 21, 2013

Babar Azam made an unbeaten 100 for Pakistan Under-23, Nepal v Pakistan Under-23, Group A, Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup, Singapore, August 21, 2013

Babar Azam made an unbeaten 100 for Pakistan Under-23

© ACC/Mithilesh Mishra

Aug 18, 2013

The Indian players celebrate the wicket of Babar Azam, India Under-23 v Pakistan Under-23, Group A, Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup, Singapore, August 18, 2013

The Indian players celebrate the wicket of Babar Azam

© ACC/Mithilesh Mishra

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