Zulfiqar Babar      

Full name Zulfiqar Babar

Born December 10, 1978, Okara, Punjab

Current age 41 years 3 days

Major teams Pakistan, Baluchistan, Baluchistan Bears, Multan, Multan Tigers, Pakistan A, Quetta Gladiators, Rest of Punjab, The Rest, Water and Power Development Authority

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Zulfiqar Babar
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 15 18 9 144 56 16.00 207 69.56 0 1 15 4 4 0
ODIs 5 5 3 35 14* 17.50 40 87.50 0 0 2 1 0 0
T20Is 7 3 3 27 13* - 27 100.00 0 0 2 1 1 0
First-class 108 147 24 1937 89 15.74 0 7 41 0
List A 96 61 26 647 52* 18.48 0 1 25 0
T20s 95 36 20 192 20* 12.00 180 106.66 0 0 10 9 23 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 15 28 4478 2129 54 5/74 8/233 39.42 2.85 82.9 2 2 0
ODIs 5 5 294 246 4 2/52 2/52 61.50 5.02 73.5 0 0 0
T20Is 7 7 156 185 12 3/23 3/23 15.41 7.11 13.0 0 0 0
First-class 108 26100 11902 509 10/143 23.38 2.73 51.2 22 33 6
List A 96 96 5078 3758 119 6/10 6/10 31.57 4.44 42.6 5 2 0
T20s 95 94 2158 2345 103 4/15 4/15 22.76 6.51 20.9 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v South Africa at Abu Dhabi, Oct 14-17, 2013 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v West Indies at Sharjah, Oct 30-Nov 3, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v Pakistan at Sharjah, Oct 7, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Apr 22, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown, Jul 27, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v West Indies at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Southern Punjab (Pakistan) v Central Punjab (Pakistan) at Karachi, Dec 2-5, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Faisalabad Wolves v Multan Tigers at Karachi, Mar 11, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Water and Power Development Authority v Habib Bank Limited at Lahore, Nov 4, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Multan Tigers v Peshawar Panthers at Karachi, Feb 28, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Islamabad v Multan at Multan, Dec 23, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/151, 0, 0/83 Southern PNJ v Central PNJB Karachi 2 Dec 2019 FC
5/56, 2, 3/90 SPNJB 2nd XI v Khyber 2-XI Karachi 26 Nov 2019 Other
1, 4/120 SPNJB 2nd XI v Centr 2nd XI Bahawalpur 20 Nov 2019 Other
3/84, 17*, 2/40 SPNJB 2nd XI v Sindh 2nd XI Karachi 14 Nov 2019 Other
4/103 SPNJB 2nd XI v North 2nd XI Bahawalpur 9 Nov 2019 Other
8, 0/4 SPNJB 2nd XI v Khyber 2-XI Hayatabad Sports Complex 3 Nov 2019 Other
3/96 SPNJB 2nd XI v Bloch 2nd XI Karachi 28 Oct 2019 Other
3/28, 0 SPNJB 2nd XI v North 2nd XI Karachi 24 Oct 2019 Other T20
3/34 SPNJB 2nd XI v Centr 2nd XI Karachi 23 Oct 2019 Other T20
1/32 SPNJB 2nd XI v Centr 2nd XI Karachi 18 Oct 2019 Other T20
Profile

A left-arm spinner with plenty of experience, Zulfiqar Babar had to wait more than ten years since his first-class debut to finally get a Test match. When he finally played against South Africa in the Test series in the UAE in 2013, he had already taken 309 first-class wickets at an average of 20.36.

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Oct 24, 2016

Zulfiqar Babar unsuccessfully appeals for lbw against Marlon Samuels, Pakistan v West Indies, 2nd Test, Abu Dhabi, 4th day, October 24, 2016

Zulfiqar Babar unsuccessfully appeals for lbw against Marlon Samuels

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Nov 5, 2015

Samit Patel was lbw to his first ball, Pakistan v England, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 5th day, November 5, 2015

Samit Patel was lbw to his first ball

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Nov 5, 2015

Zulfiqar Babar struck twice in his first spell, Pakistan v England, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 5th day, November 5, 2015

Zulfiqar Babar struck twice in his first spell

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