Asghar Stanikzai      

Full name Mohammad Asghar Stanikzai

Born December 22, 1987, Kabul, Afghanistan

Current age 28 years 250 days

Major teams Afghanistan

Also known as Asghar Salamkhail

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Mohammad Asghar Stanikzai
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 59 58 5 1134 90* 21.39 1923 58.97 0 5 79 21 13 0
T20Is 36 32 2 693 62 23.10 664 104.36 0 3 41 33 13 0
First-class 19 29 2 943 127 34.92 1667 56.56 2 2 98 19 15 0
List A 87 86 5 1629 90* 20.11 2837 57.41 0 6 115 28 17 0
Twenty20 44 39 4 856 62 24.45 843 101.54 0 3 47 40 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 59 6 133 90 2 1/22 1/22 45.00 4.06 66.5 0 0 0
T20Is 36 1 4 4 1 1/4 1/4 4.00 6.00 4.0 0 0 0
First-class 19 5 75 35 0 - - - 2.80 - 0 0 0
List A 87 10 200 153 2 1/22 1/22 76.50 4.59 100.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 44 1 4 4 1 1/4 1/4 4.00 6.00 4.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Benoni, Apr 19, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, Jul 19, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Ireland at Colombo (PSS), Feb 1, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Zimbabwe XI v Afghanistan at Mutare, Aug 16-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Netherlands v Afghanistan at The Hague, Jul 29-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Afghanistan v Bermuda at Potchefstroom, Apr 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v Afghanistan at Belfast, Jul 19, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Afghanistan v Ireland at Colombo (PSS), Feb 1, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10 Kabul Eagles v MAK Kabul 19 Aug 2016 Other T20
49 Kabul Eagles v Amo Sharks Kabul 17 Aug 2016 Other T20
22, 0/26 Kabul Eagles v BEAD Kabul 15 Aug 2016 Other T20
17 Kabul Eagles v BDD Kabul 14 Aug 2016 Other T20
70 Kabul Eagles v MAK Kabul 13 Aug 2016 Other T20
3 Kabul Eagles v SGT Kabul 10 Aug 2016 Other T20
36 Kabul Eagles v Amo Sharks Kabul 9 Aug 2016 Other T20
0/9, 24 Afghanistan v Netherlands The Hague 29 Jul 2016 FC
32 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 19 Jul 2016 ODI # 3764
0 Afghanistan v Ireland Belfast 17 Jul 2016 ODI # 3763
Profile

A middle-order batsman, Asghar Stanikzai has a somewhat tuk-tuk-boom approach to batting, his determined presence at the crease occasionally punctuated with flashes of aggressive strokeplay. In Afghanistan's early forays into the top level of the international game his approach was at odds with that of many of his team-mates in the top order, who seemed to play a shot a ball, and Stanikzai's ability to occupy the crease was an important asset to the side.

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Jul 6, 2016

Asghar Stanikzai prepares to pull, Scotland v Afghanistan, 2nd ODI, Edinburgh, July 6, 2016

Asghar Stanikzai prepares to pull

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Mar 27, 2016

Inzamam-ul-Haq hugs Asghar Stanikzai after the win, Afghanistan v West Indies, World T20 2016, Group 1, Nagpur, March 27, 2016

Inzamam-ul-Haq hugs Asghar Stanikzai after the win

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Mar 20, 2016

Chris Morris is fired up after dismissing Asghar Stanikzai, Afghanistan v South Africa, World T20 2016, Group 1, Mumbai, March 20,2016

Chris Morris is fired up after dismissing Asghar Stanikzai

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Mar 8, 2017
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida
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Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida
Mar 12, 2017
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Mar 15, 2017
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