Azhar Ali      

Full name Azhar Ali

Born February 19, 1985, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 32 years 32 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 57 108 8 4707 302* 47.07 11235 41.89 12 25 438 13 55 0
ODIs 45 45 3 1605 102 38.21 2140 75.00 3 9 146 11 6 0
First-class 146 253 25 9496 302* 41.64 30 39 123 0
List A 146 130 22 5200 132* 48.14 14 29 36 0
Twenty20 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 57 28 777 567 7 2/35 2/49 81.00 4.37 111.0 0 0 0
ODIs 45 14 258 260 4 2/26 2/26 65.00 6.04 64.5 0 0 0
First-class 146 3030 1910 45 4/34 42.44 3.78 67.3 2 0 0
List A 146 2394 2161 62 5/23 5/23 34.85 5.41 38.6 2 3 0
Twenty20 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 Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v Pakistan at Belfast, May 30, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Adelaide, Jan 26, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Australia v Pakistan at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Australia v Pakistan at Adelaide, Jan 26, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Islamabad United v Lahore Qalandars at Dubai (DSC), Feb 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6 Pakistan v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 2017 ODI # 3826
7 Pakistan v Australia Sydney 22 Jan 2017 ODI # 3822
24 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 13 Jan 2017 ODI # 3817
1*, 1/11 Pakistanis v CA XI Brisbane 10 Jan 2017 LA
2/70, 71, 0/40, 11 Pakistan v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
205*, 0/35, 43 Pakistan v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2242
0/35, 5, 0/27, 71 Pakistan v Australia Brisbane 15 Dec 2016 Test # 2240
23, 1/25, 82*, 1/1 Pakistanis v CA XI Cairns 8 Dec 2016 FC
0/4, 1, 0/19, 58 Pakistan v New Zealand Hamilton 25 Nov 2016 Test # 2237
15, 31, 1/6 Pakistan v New Zealand Christchurch 17 Nov 2016 Test # 2234
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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Mar 13, 2017

Azhar Ali bats against Yasir Shah at a training camp, Lahore, March 13, 2017

Azhar Ali bats against Yasir Shah at a training camp

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Jan 26, 2017

Azhar Ali watched Australia race away to a quick start, Australia v Pakistan, 5th ODI, Adelaide, January 26, 2017

Azhar Ali watched Australia race away to a quick start

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Jan 22, 2017

Azhar Ali stretches his left hand out in a bid to stop the ball, Australia v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Sydney, January 22, 2017

Azhar Ali stretches his left hand out in a bid to stop the ball

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st T20I: West Indies v Pakistan at Bridgetown
Mar 26, 2017 (12:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
Group B: Bdesh U-23s v Pak U-23s at Cox's Bazar
Mar 30, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
2nd T20I: West Indies v Pakistan at Port of Spain
Mar 30, 2017 (12:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
3rd T20I: West Indies v Pakistan at Port of Spain
Apr 1, 2017 (12:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
4th T20I: West Indies v Pakistan at Port of Spain
Apr 2, 2017 (12:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
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