Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 20 years 8 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 15 23 2 584 80* 27.80 1165 50.12 0 5 82 0 7 0
List A 34 34 4 1417 132* 47.23 1900 74.57 3 12 137 1 12 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 15 11 552 336 4 1/13 1/17 84.00 3.65 138.0 0 0 0
List A 34 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 Pakistan International Airlines v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Rawalpindi, Dec 21-24, 2013 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 23, 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
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
40, 114* Pakistan A v Australians Sharjah 15 Oct 2014 Other
0 Leopards v Wolves Karachi 26 Sep 2014 T20
51* Leopards v L Eagles Karachi 25 Sep 2014 T20
70 Leopards v P Panthers Karachi 23 Sep 2014 T20
9 Leopards v AJK Jaguars Karachi 22 Sep 2014 T20
41 Punjab (Pak) v Khyber Peshawar 8 Aug 2014 T20
1/31, 8 Leopards v Lahore Lions Rawalpindi 15 Feb 2014 T20
29 Leopards v S Stallions Rawalpindi 13 Feb 2014 T20
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

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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

Results
Sui Gas v WAPDA at Karachi - Apr 19, 2013
Sui Gas won by 32 runs
National Bnk v WAPDA at Karachi - Apr 18, 2013
WAPDA won by 119 runs
Habib Bank v Sui Gas at Karachi - Apr 16, 2013
Sui Gas won by 8 wickets (with 157 balls remaining)
Habib Bank v United Bank at Karachi - Apr 13, 2013
Habib Bank won by 7 wickets (with 77 balls remaining)
Khan RL v Port Qasim A at Lahore - Apr 13, 2013
Khan RL won by 40 runs
National Bnk v Sui Gas at Lahore - Apr 13, 2013
Sui Gas won by 76 runs
PIA v State B of P at Karachi - Apr 13, 2013
PIA won by 8 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
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