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Umar Akmal      

Full name Umar Akmal

Born May 26, 1990, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 25 years 346 days

Major teams Pakistan, Barbados Tridents, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Lahore Lions, Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan Under-19s, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - Kamran Akmal, Brother - Adnan Akmal

Umar Akmal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 30 2 1003 129 35.82 1520 65.98 1 6 117 17 12 0
ODIs 111 100 16 2913 102* 34.67 3383 86.10 2 20 246 49 77 13
T20Is 79 76 13 1689 94 26.80 1374 122.92 0 8 122 55 45 2
First-class 77 132 10 5373 248 44.04 7446 72.15 10 32 683 75 62 0
List A 157 144 21 4164 104 33.85 4732 87.99 4 27 355 75 107 13
Twenty20 177 168 38 3955 95* 30.42 3050 129.67 0 24 340 131 108 9
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 111 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 77 18 471 309 5 2/24 2/24 61.80 3.93 94.2 0 0 0
List A 157 5 96 83 2 1/7 1/7 41.50 5.18 48.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 177 1 24 36 1 1/36 1/36 36.00 9.00 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Dunedin, Nov 24-28, 2009 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Bulawayo, Sep 1-5, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Aug 1, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Adelaide, Mar 20, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Aug 12, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Pakistan at Mohali, Mar 25, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Peshawar, Oct 26-28, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class United Bank Limited v Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited at Karachi, Jan 3-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited v Water and Power Development Authority at Sheikhupura, Mar 22, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Balochistan v Islamabad at Faisalabad, Apr 28, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Lions v Quetta Bears at Lahore, Oct 4, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Australia v Pakistan at Mohali, Mar 25, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
59 Balochistan v Islamabad Faisalabad 28 Apr 2016 LA
0 Balochistan v Khyber Faisalabad 24 Apr 2016 LA
10 Balochistan v Sindh Faisalabad 21 Apr 2016 LA
47 Balochistan v Punjab (Pak) Faisalabad 19 Apr 2016 LA
32 Pakistan v Australia Mohali 25 Mar 2016 T20I # 548
24 Pakistan v New Zealand Mohali 22 Mar 2016 T20I # 545
22 Pakistan v India Kolkata 19 Mar 2016 T20I # 541
0 Pakistan v Bangladesh Kolkata 16 Mar 2016 T20I # 536
19 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Kolkata 14 Mar 2016 Other T20
48 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Dhaka 4 Mar 2016 T20I # 518
Profile

Umar Akmal burst onto the international scene oozing class, and drawing the highest praise from experts. In his first Test innings, against New Zealand in Dunedin against an attack which included Shane Bond and Daniel Vettori, the 19-year-old Umar scored 129 in an innings when no other specialist batsman touched 30. His fearlessness at the crease and his wide array of strokes had pundits gushing for superlatives, as throughout that series and on the tour to Australia which followed, Umar consistently got starts. Given that he had also scored a century in his third ODI, and that Pakistan were on the lookout for middle-order talent, it appeared Umar would be a certainty in the team in all formats for several years to come.

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Mar 25, 2016

Umar Akmal plays a pull shot, Australia v Pakistan, World T20 2016, Group 2, Mohali, March 25, 2016

Umar Akmal plays a pull shot

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Mar 22, 2016

Adam Milne celebrates after dismissing Umar Akmal, New Zealand v Pakistan, World T20 2016, Group 2, Mohali, March 22, 2016

Adam Milne celebrates after dismissing Umar Akmal

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Mar 19, 2016

Umar Akmal smacked a 16-ball 22, India v Pakistan, World T20 2016, Group 2, Kolkata, March 19, 2016

Umar Akmal smacked a 16-ball 22

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Tournament Results
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 7, 2012
West Indies won by 36 runs
Australia v West Indies at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 5, 2012
West Indies won by 74 runs
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 4, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 16 runs
India v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 2, 2012
India won by 1 run
Australia v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 2, 2012
Pakistan won by 32 runs
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