Umar Akmal      

Full name Umar Akmal

Born May 26, 1990, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 28 years 201 days

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

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - Kamran Akmal, Brother - Adnan Akmal, Cousin - Babar Azam

Umar Akmal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 16 30 2 1003 129 35.82 1520 65.98 1 6 117 17 12 0
ODIs Insights on odi 116 105 17 3044 102* 34.59 3542 85.94 2 20 260 50 77 13
T20Is Insights on t20i 82 77 14 1690 94 26.82 1375 122.90 0 8 122 55 49 2
First-class 95 165 11 6716 248 43.61 9084 73.93 15 37 865 94 85 0
List A 197 182 23 5493 124 34.54 5935 92.55 5 35 492 124 125 13
T20s Insights on t20 239 223 48 5073 115* 28.98 3894 130.27 1 30 427 189 148 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs Insights on odi 116 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 95 18 471 309 5 2/24 2/24 61.80 3.93 94.2 0 0 0
List A 197 6 114 101 2 1/7 1/7 50.50 5.31 57.0 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 239 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, Jan 26, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Aug 12, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v West Indies at Abu Dhabi, Sep 27, 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 Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited v Habib Bank Limited, Dec 4-8, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited v Water and Power Development Authority at Sheikhupura, Mar 22, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Water and Power Development Authority v Habib Bank Limited at Lahore, Nov 4, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Lahore Lions v Quetta Bears at Lahore, Oct 4, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Lahore Whites v Islamabad at Multan, Dec 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
14 Lahore W v Islamabad Multan 12 Dec 2018 T20
15 Lahore W v Lahore Blues Multan 10 Dec 2018 T20
113, 52 Habib Bank v Sui Northern Karachi 4 Dec 2018 FC
41 Legends v Pakhtoons Sharjah 29 Nov 2018 Other T20
34 Legends v Rajputs Sharjah 28 Nov 2018 Other T20
30 Legends v Knights Sharjah 26 Nov 2018 Other T20
18 Legends v Tigers Sharjah 24 Nov 2018 Other T20
3 Legends v Warriors Sharjah 23 Nov 2018 Other T20
31 Legends v Arabians Sharjah 22 Nov 2018 Other T20
32, 34 Habib Bank v Sui Sthn Gas Karachi 13 Nov 2018 FC
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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Feb 12, 2017

Umar Akmal walks back after his dismissal, Lahore Qalandars v Peshawar Zalmi, Dubai, February 12, 2017

Umar Akmal walks back after his dismissal

© PCB

Jan 19, 2017

Umar Akmal plays a cut, Australia v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Perth, January 19, 2017

Umar Akmal plays a cut

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Nov 28, 2016

Mehedi Hasan Miraz and Umar Akmal celebrate after combining to remove Soumya Sarkar, Rangpur Riders v Rajshahi Kings, Bangladesh Premier League, Dhaka, November 28, 2016

Mehedi Hasan Miraz and Umar Akmal celebrate after combining to remove Soumya Sarkar

© Raton Gomes/BCB

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