Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 25 years 133 days

Major teams Pakistan, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Islamabad United, Karachi Kings, Pakistan A, Pakistan Under-15s, Pakistan Under-19s, Pakistan Under-23s, Rawalpindi Rams, Sui Southern Gas Corporation, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Cousin - Kamran Akmal, Cousin - Adnan Akmal, Cousin - Umar Akmal

Mohammad Babar Azam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 26 48 7 1850 143 45.12 3251 56.90 5 13 216 10 19 0
ODIs 74 72 10 3359 125* 54.17 3857 87.08 11 15 289 31 36 0
T20Is 38 38 9 1471 97* 50.72 1148 128.13 0 13 146 21 15 0
First-class 61 100 11 3805 266 42.75 6591 57.73 8 25 479 22 41 0
List A 138 135 17 6275 142* 53.17 7364 85.21 21 33 580 45 63 0
T20s 134 131 23 4620 102* 42.77 3679 125.57 3 36 459 86 56 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 61 19 720 423 5 1/13 1/17 84.60 3.52 144.0 0 0 0
List A 138 29 633 555 12 2/20 2/20 46.25 5.26 52.7 0 0 0
T20s 134 5 78 85 4 2/20 2/20 21.25 6.53 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v West Indies at Dubai (DSC), Oct 13-17, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v Bangladesh at Rawalpindi, Feb 7-10, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Lahore, May 31, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Oct 2, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Pakistan at Manchester, Sep 7, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Bangladesh at Lahore, Jan 25, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut National Bank of Pakistan v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Sialkot, Dec 10-13, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Pakistan v Bangladesh at Rawalpindi, Feb 7-10, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan Customs v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Multan, Feb 10, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Oct 2, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Lahore Eagles v Hyderabad Hawks at Lahore, Dec 1, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Karachi Kings v Quetta Gladiators at Karachi, Feb 23, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
26 Kings v Gladiators Karachi 23 Feb 2020 T20
78 Kings v Zalmi Karachi 21 Feb 2020 T20
143 Pakistan v Bangladesh Rawalpindi 7 Feb 2020 Test # 2384
66* Pakistan v Bangladesh Lahore 25 Jan 2020 T20I # 1033
0 Pakistan v Bangladesh Lahore 24 Jan 2020 T20I # 1032
69 Central PNJB v Northern Karachi 27 Dec 2019 FC
60, 100* Pakistan v Sri Lanka Karachi 19 Dec 2019 Test # 2375
102* Pakistan v Sri Lanka Rawalpindi 11 Dec 2019 Test # 2373
97, 8 Pakistan v Australia Adelaide 29 Nov 2019 Test # 2372
1, 104 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 21 Nov 2019 Test # 2368
Profile

A right-hand, top-order batsman known for his discipline and level-headed attitude, Babar Azam laid claim to a long-term spot in Pakistan's batting line-up with a strong performance in 2016, making three consecutive ODI hundreds against West Indies in the UAE, and a 90 in his third Test, in Hamilton. He was 22 years old at the time.

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Feb 21, 2020

Babar Azam turns into the leg side, Karachi Kings v Peshawar Zalmi, Pakistan Super League, Karachi, February 21, 2020

Babar Azam turns into the leg side

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Feb 8, 2020

Babar Azam celebrates his century, Pakistan v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Day 2, February 8, 2020

Babar Azam celebrates his century

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Feb 8, 2020

Babar Azam drives through the off side, Pakistan v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Rawalpindi, 2nd day, February 8, 2020

Babar Azam drives through the off side

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