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Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Kacha Gari, Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan

Current age 24 years 334 days

Major teams Afghanistan

Also known as Gulbadeen Naib

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 16 13 3 234 82* 23.40 236 99.15 0 1 15 13 4 0
T20Is 20 17 5 331 56* 27.58 246 134.55 0 1 23 17 10 0
First-class 2 3 0 103 75 34.33 106 97.16 0 1 15 1 2 0
List A 35 30 6 739 100 30.79 707 104.52 1 3 53 33 8 0
Twenty20 41 34 9 573 68 22.92 412 139.07 0 2 42 30 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 16 13 338 343 9 4/31 4/31 38.11 6.08 37.5 1 0 0
T20Is 20 10 130 206 3 2/40 2/40 68.66 9.50 43.3 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 35 25 632 644 17 4/31 4/31 37.88 6.11 37.1 2 0 0
Twenty20 41 20 250 374 9 2/19 2/19 41.55 8.97 27.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Canada v Afghanistan at Toronto, Aug 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Mar 14, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 10, 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 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago at King City (NW), Aug 11, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 10, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
13, 0/27 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Sharjah 10 Jan 2016 T20I # 477
37, 1/28 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Sharjah 8 Jan 2016 T20I # 475
0/23, 82* Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Sharjah 6 Jan 2016 ODI # 3722
18*, 0/31 Afghanistan v Oman Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2015 T20I # 472
14*, 0/11 Afghanistan v Oman Abu Dhabi 29 Nov 2015 T20I # 471
4*, 0/6 Afghanistan v Hong Kong Abu Dhabi 28 Nov 2015 T20I # 470
15, 1/38, 75, 1/49 Afghanistan v P.N.G. Sharjah 21 Nov 2015 FC
25, 2/28 MAK v SGT Kabul 8 Nov 2015 Other T20
8, 0/9 MAK v Kabul Eagles Kabul 6 Nov 2015 Other T20
2/14, 62* MAK v BEAD Kabul 3 Nov 2015 Other T20
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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Jan 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib and Dawlat Zadran celebrate Afghanistan's historic win, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 5th ODI, Sharjah, January 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib and Dawlat Zadran celebrate Afghanistan's historic win

© Chris Whiteoak

Jan 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib played the innings of his life, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 5th ODI, Sharjah, January 6, 2016

Gulbadin Naib played the innings of his life

© Chris Whiteoak

Feb 26, 2015

Gulbadin Naib is pumped after removing Preston Mommsen, Afghanistan v Scotland, World Cup 2015, Group A, Dunedin, February 26, 2015

Gulbadin Naib is pumped after removing Preston Mommsen

© ICC

Tournament Results
Pakistan U19 v S Africa U19 at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 1, 2014
S Africa U19 won by 6 wickets (with 47 balls remaining)
Aust U19 v England U19 at ICCA Dubai - Feb 28, 2014
England U19 won by 1 wicket (with 2 balls remaining)
Afghan U19 v S Lanka U19 at ICCA 2 Dubai - Feb 27, 2014
Afghan U19 won by 5 wickets (with 172 balls remaining)
B'desh U19 v NZ U19 at Abu Dhabi - Feb 27, 2014
B'desh U19 won by 77 runs
India U19 v W Indies U19 at Sharjah - Feb 27, 2014
India U19 won by 46 runs
UAE U19 v Zim U19 at Abu Dhabi - Feb 27, 2014
Zim U19 won by 84 runs
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