Nawroz Mangal      

Full name Nawroz Khan Mangal

Born July 15, 1984, Kabul, Afghanistan

Current age 30 years 354 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghan Wireless Cricket Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Nawroz Khan Mangal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 40 39 6 1068 129 32.36 1384 77.16 2 4 91 27 14 0
T20Is 24 24 2 288 36 13.09 277 103.97 0 0 23 11 12 0
First-class 14 24 2 832 168 37.81 1438 57.85 1 5 108 6 13 0
List A 64 62 6 1625 129 29.01 2208 73.59 2 7 135 35 20 0
Twenty20 43 42 2 627 78 15.67 560 111.96 0 1 47 24 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 40 15 287 226 8 3/35 3/35 28.25 4.72 35.8 0 0 0
T20Is 24 6 60 80 4 3/23 3/23 20.00 8.00 15.0 0 0 0
First-class 14 6 162 105 1 1/34 1/41 105.00 3.88 162.0 0 0 0
List A 64 25 479 395 10 3/35 3/35 39.50 4.94 47.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 43 11 120 143 8 3/23 3/23 17.87 7.15 15.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Benoni, Apr 19, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v England at Sydney, Mar 13, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Ireland at Colombo (PSS), Feb 1, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Nepal at Chittagong, Mar 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Zimbabwe XI v Afghanistan at Mutare, Aug 16-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Scotland v Afghanistan at Stirling, Jun 2-5, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Afghanistan v Denmark at Vanderbijlpark, Apr 1, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v England at Sydney, Mar 13, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Afghanistan v Ireland at Colombo (PSS), Feb 1, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Nepal at Chittagong, Mar 20, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Afghanistan v Scotland Stirling 2 Jun 2015 FC
5, 0/6 Afghanistan v Middx 2nd XI Wormsley 27 May 2015 Other
78 Afghanistan v Leics 2nd XI Wormsley 25 May 2015 Other
11 Afghanistan v Oxford MCCU Wormsley 21 May 2015 Other
4 Afghanistan v England Sydney 13 Mar 2015 ODI # 3635
27 Afghanistan v New Zealand Napier 8 Mar 2015 ODI # 3628
1/14, 33 Afghanistan v Australia Perth 4 Mar 2015 ODI # 3623
7 Afghanistan v Scotland Dunedin 26 Feb 2015 ODI # 3614
10 Afghanistan v Sri Lanka Dunedin 22 Feb 2015 ODI # 3609
27 Afghanistan v Bangladesh Canberra 18 Feb 2015 ODI # 3605
Profile

Nawroz Mangal was not Afghanistan's first captain, but he led the team to notable success after taking over the helm in 2007 and was in charge when the team became the first affiliate nation to gain ODI status at the 2009 World Cup Qualifiers, and when they qualified for the 2010 World Twenty20 tournament. A middle-order batsman, Mangal is not as carefree a stroke-maker as some in Afghanistan's batting order, but lends solidity to the middle order. Mangal handed the captaincy on to Mohammad Nabi in November 2010 but remained a fixture in the team's line-up, gaining a second chance at leading the team before once again handing the reins to Nabi in March 2013 in order to focus on his own batting.

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Mar 4, 2015

Nowroz Mangal hits out, Australia v Afghanistan, World Cup 2015, Group A, Perth, March 4, 2015

Nowroz Mangal hits out

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Feb 22, 2015

Afghanistan fielders rejoice after dismissing Dimuth Karunaratne, Afghanistan v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A

Afghanistan fielders rejoice after dismissing Dimuth Karunaratne

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Feb 18, 2015

Nawroz Mangal lines up to play a shot, Afghanistan v Bangladesh, World Cup 2015, Group A, Canberra, February 18, 2015

Nawroz Mangal lines up to play a shot

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Tour Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi - Nov 25, 2011
Pakistan won by 5 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi - Nov 23, 2011
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah - Nov 20, 2011
Pakistan won by 26 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 18, 2011
Pakistan won by 21 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 14, 2011
Sri Lanka won by 25 runs
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