Azhar Ali      

Full name Azhar Ali

Born February 19, 1985, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 34 years 290 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 75 143 8 5731 302* 42.45 13830 41.43 15 31 532 16 61 0
ODIs 53 53 3 1845 102 36.90 2478 74.45 3 12 168 14 8 0
First-class 195 341 28 12134 302* 38.76 37 53 140 0
List A 171 155 22 6278 132* 47.20 17 36 48 0
T20s 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 75 35 854 611 8 2/35 2/49 76.37 4.29 106.7 0 0 0
ODIs 53 14 258 260 4 2/26 2/26 65.00 6.04 64.5 0 0 0
First-class 195 3317 2059 48 4/34 42.89 3.72 69.1 2 0 0
List A 171 2514 2309 69 5/23 5/23 33.46 5.51 36.4 2 4 0
T20s 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 Australia v Pakistan at Adelaide, Nov 29-Dec 2, 2019 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 Australia v Pakistan at Adelaide, Nov 29-Dec 2, 2019 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Hampshire v Somerset at Lord's, May 25, 2019 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
0/9, 9, 9 Pakistan v Australia Adelaide 29 Nov 2019 Test # 2372
39, 5 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 21 Nov 2019 Test # 2368
- Pakistanis v CA XI Perth 15 Nov 2019 Other
11, 0/10, 1 Pakistanis v Australia A Perth 11 Nov 2019 FC
1, 90, 1/36 Central PNJB v Sindh Faisalabad 28 Oct 2019 FC
24, 0/14, 13 Central PNJB v Khyber Abbottabad 5 Oct 2019 FC
123, 0/6 Central PNJB v Balochistan Quetta 28 Sep 2019 FC
155 Central PNJB v Northern Faisalabad 21 Sep 2019 FC
0/5, 73 Central PNJB v Southern PNJ Lahore 14 Sep 2019 FC
4, 41 Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 13 Jul 2019 FC
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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Nov 29, 2019

Azhar Ali and Tim Paine share a laugh at the toss, Australia v Pakistan, Day 1, 2nd Test, Adelaide, November 29, 2019

Azhar Ali and Tim Paine share a laugh at the toss

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Nov 23, 2019

Azhar Ali walks off after his dismissal, Australia v Pakistan, 1st Test, Brisbane, November 23, 2019

Azhar Ali walks off after his dismissal

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Nov 21, 2019

Azhar Ali pushes down the ground, Australia v Pakistan, 1st Test, Brisbane, November 21, 2019

Azhar Ali pushes down the ground

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