Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 25 years 95 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 25 47 7 1707 127* 42.67 3058 55.82 4 13 198 9 19 0
ODIs 74 72 10 3359 125* 54.17 3857 87.08 11 15 289 31 36 0
T20Is 36 36 8 1405 97* 50.17 1102 127.49 0 12 139 20 15 0
First-class 60 99 11 3662 266 41.61 6398 57.23 7 25 461 21 41 0
List A 138 135 17 6275 142* 53.17 7364 85.21 21 33 580 45 63 0
T20s 130 127 22 4450 102* 42.38 3554 125.21 3 34 440 83 56 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 60 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 130 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 Sri Lanka at Karachi, Dec 19-23, 2019 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 Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Nov 8, 2019 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 Central Punjab (Pakistan) v Northern (Pakistan) at Karachi, Dec 27-30, 2019 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 Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Nov 8, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
63 Pakistanis v CA XI Perth 15 Nov 2019 Other
157 Pakistanis v Australia A Perth 11 Nov 2019 FC
6 Pakistan v Australia Perth 8 Nov 2019 T20I # 1009
50 Pakistan v Australia Canberra 5 Nov 2019 T20I # 1002
59* Pakistan v Australia Sydney 3 Nov 2019 T20I # 999
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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Dec 22, 2019

Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam celebrate the fall of a wicket in the slips, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, Day 4, December 22, 2019

Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam celebrate the fall of a wicket in the slips

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Dec 22, 2019

Babar Azam celebrates his hundred, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, Day 4, December 22, 2019

Babar Azam celebrates his hundred

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Dec 22, 2019

Babar Azam congratulates Azhar Ali on his hundred, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Karachi, 4th day, December 22, 2019

Babar Azam congratulates Azhar Ali on his hundred

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