Azhar Ali      

Full name Azhar Ali

Born February 19, 1985, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 33 years 212 days

Major teams Pakistan, Khan Research Laboratories, Lahore, Lahore Eagles, Lahore Lions, Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan A

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Azhar Ali
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 65 124 8 5202 302* 44.84 12532 41.50 14 28 480 15 60 0
ODIs Insights on odi 53 53 3 1845 102 36.90 2478 74.45 3 12 168 14 8 0
First-class 166 290 25 10554 302* 39.82 34 43 135 0
List A 160 144 22 5827 132* 47.76 16 34 40 0
T20s Insights on t20 49 49 4 985 72 21.88 941 104.67 0 3 98 16 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 65 31 831 589 8 2/35 2/49 73.62 4.25 103.8 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 53 14 258 260 4 2/26 2/26 65.00 6.04 64.5 0 0 0
First-class 166 3162 1961 47 4/34 41.72 3.72 67.2 2 0 0
List A 160 2400 2173 62 5/23 5/23 35.04 5.43 38.7 2 3 0
T20s Insights on t20 49 15 267 283 15 3/10 3/10 18.86 6.35 17.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v Pakistan at Lord's, Jul 13-16, 2010 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Leeds, Jun 1-3, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v Pakistan at Belfast, May 30, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Pakistan at Dunedin, Jan 13, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Sep 10-11, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Rawalpindi v Peshawar at Peshawar, Feb 2, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Islamabad United v Lahore Qalandars at Dubai (DSC), Feb 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12, 7 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 10 Sep 2018 FC
1, 0 Somerset v Lancashire Taunton 4 Sep 2018 FC
89, 9 Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 29 Aug 2018 FC
17, 1/5, 23 Somerset v Essex Taunton 19 Aug 2018 FC
0/11, 22 Smrst 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Taunton 14 Aug 2018 Other
37, 125, 0/15 Somerset v Worcs Worcester 22 Jul 2018 FC
2, 11 Pakistan v England Leeds 1 Jun 2018 Test # 2305 Insights on
50, 4 Pakistan v England Lord's 24 May 2018 Test # 2304 Insights on
73 Pakistanis v Leics Leicester 19 May 2018 Other
4, 2 Pakistan v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 11 May 2018 Test # 2303 Insights on
Profile

An opening batsman by trade, Azhar has worked his way steadily up Pakistan's domestic scene since 2006. That was the season he began opening regularly for Khan Research Laboratories, a move that fetched him two hundreds and two fifties in five matches, and he hasn't looked back.

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Jun 3, 2018

Azhar Ali's middle stump goes flying, England v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Headingley, June 3, 2018

Azhar Ali's middle stump goes flying

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Jun 1, 2018

Azhar Ali fell early to Stuart Broad, England v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Headingley, June 1, 2018

Azhar Ali fell early to Stuart Broad

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May 25, 2018

James Anderson removed Azhar Ali lbw, England v Pakistan, 1st Test, Lord's, 2nd day, May 25, 2018

James Anderson removed Azhar Ali lbw

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