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Mirwais Ashraf      

Full name Mirwais Ashraf

Born June 30, 1988, Kunduz, Afghanistan

Current age 26 years 300 days

Major teams Afghanistan

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Mirwais Ashraf
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 30 23 5 267 52* 14.83 379 70.44 0 1 12 11 5 0
T20Is 17 15 5 126 28* 12.60 111 113.51 0 0 5 8 5 0
First-class 13 19 2 322 80* 18.94 723 44.53 0 1 38 3 14 0
List A 41 33 6 458 52* 16.96 687 66.66 0 1 24 17 5 0
Twenty20 28 21 8 168 28* 12.92 142 118.30 0 0 8 11 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 30 30 1347 930 28 4/35 4/35 33.21 4.14 48.1 1 0 0
T20Is 17 14 218 229 6 2/6 2/6 38.16 6.30 36.3 0 0 0
First-class 13 25 1675 733 36 6/35 6/43 20.36 2.62 46.5 2 1 0
List A 41 41 1749 1177 34 4/35 4/35 34.61 4.03 51.4 1 0 0
Twenty20 28 24 416 393 16 2/6 2/6 24.56 5.66 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Netherlands v Afghanistan at Amstelveen, Aug 30, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Sri Lanka at Dunedin, Feb 22, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Canada at Colombo (SSC), Feb 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Nepal at Chittagong, Mar 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Netherlands v Afghanistan at Amstelveen, Aug 24-26, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Zimbabwe A v Afghanistan at Harare, Aug 2-3, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Netherlands v Afghanistan at Amstelveen, Aug 30, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Sri Lanka at Dunedin, Feb 22, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka A v Afghanistan at Colombo (SSC), Feb 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Nepal at Chittagong, Mar 20, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
28, 0/31 Afghanistan v Sri Lanka Dunedin 22 Feb 2015 ODI # 3609
2/32, 10 Afghanistan v Bangladesh Canberra 18 Feb 2015 ODI # 3605
34*, 1/51 Afghanistan v U.A.E. Melbourne 13 Feb 2015 Other OD
0/29, 2 Afghanistan v India Adelaide 10 Feb 2015 Other OD
5*, 2/43 Afghanistan v Ireland Dubai (DSC) 17 Jan 2015 ODI # 3581
1/28, 0 Afghanistan v Scotland Abu Dhabi 14 Jan 2015 ODI # 3576
12, 0/23 Afghanistan v Ireland Dubai (DSC) 10 Jan 2015 ODI # 3573
2/39 Afghanistan v Scotland Dubai (CA) 8 Jan 2015 ODI # 3572
0/23, 29 Afghanistan v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 4 Dec 2014 ODI # 3562
1/44, 52* Afghanistan v U.A.E. Dubai (CA) 2 Dec 2014 ODI # 3560
Profile

Afghanistan's bowling attack has prospered on the strength of its express fast bowlers, but Mirwais Ashraf takes a rather different approach. Though he's tall and muscular, Ashraf bowls military medium pace and relies upon seam movement and nagging accuracy to tie batsmen down. He can prove very difficult to get away in short-format cricket, especially with the wicketkeeper up to the stumps, but he's also enjoyed success in the Intercontinental Cup. His 4 for 24 helped Afghanistan to a one-wicket win over Netherlands on his first class debut in 2009, and he's generally kept things very tidy since then.

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Feb 18, 2015

Afghanistan celebrate the wicket of Tamim Iqbal, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, World Cup 2015, Group A, Canberra, February 18, 2015

Afghanistan celebrate the wicket of Tamim Iqbal

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Sep 22, 2014

Mirwais Ashraf hits off the front foot, Western Australia XI v Afghanistan, Perth, September 22, 2014

Mirwais Ashraf hits off the front foot

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Mar 5, 2014

Mirwais Ashraf is congratulated after dismissing Ajinkya Rahane, Afghanistan v India, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 5, 2014

Mirwais Ashraf is congratulated after dismissing Ajinkya Rahane

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Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (CA) - Dec 10-13, 2013
Ireland won by 122 runs
Afghanistan v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Oct 6-8, 2013
Afghanistan won by 8 wickets
U.A.E. v Namibia at Sharjah - Sep 22-23, 2013
U.A.E. won by 9 wickets
Ireland v Scotland at Dublin - Sep 11-14, 2013
Ireland won by an innings and 44 runs
Canada v Netherlands at King City (SW) - Aug 22-24, 2013
Canada won by 8 wickets
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