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Hashim Amla      

Full name Hashim Mahomed Amla

Born March 31, 1983, Durban, Natal

Current age 33 years 181 days

Major teams South Africa, Cape Cobras, Derbyshire, Dolphins, Essex, Kings XI Punjab, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa XI, Trinbago Knight Riders

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak

Relation Brother - AM Amla

Hashim Mahomed Amla
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 94 159 13 7470 311* 51.16 14866 50.24 25 31 929 9 80 0
ODIs 137 134 10 6445 159 51.97 7238 89.04 23 30 646 41 69 0
T20Is 37 37 5 1008 97* 31.50 781 129.06 0 5 113 21 15 0
First-class 199 326 28 15064 311* 50.55 46 72 153 0
List A 193 188 12 8127 159 46.17 26 41 89 0
Twenty20 105 104 9 3013 97* 31.71 2385 126.33 0 20 332 56 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 94 5 54 37 0 - - - 4.11 - 0 0 0
ODIs 137 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 199 393 277 1 1/10 277.00 4.22 393.0 0 0 0
List A 193 16 28 0 - - - 10.50 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 2 2 5 0 - - - 15.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v South Africa at Kolkata, Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v South Africa at Chittagong, Mar 9, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v South Africa at Brisbane, Jan 13, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Mar 28, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion, Aug 27-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A West Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Province Boland v Dolphins at Cape Town, Apr 7, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Jamaica Tallawahs v Trinbago Knight Riders at Basseterre, Aug 5, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
58, 1 South Africa v New Zealand Centurion 27 Aug 2016 Test # 2220
53 South Africa v New Zealand Durban 19 Aug 2016 Test # 2219
37 T&T Riders v Tallawahs Basseterre 5 Aug 2016 T20
10 T&T Riders v Zouks Basseterre 4 Aug 2016 T20
6 T&T Riders v Patriots Lauderhill 31 Jul 2016 T20
33 T&T Riders v Patriots Lauderhill 29 Jul 2016 T20
42 T&T Riders v Tallawahs Kingston 18 Jul 2016 T20
31 T&T Riders v Tridents Bridgetown 16 Jul 2016 T20
64 T&T Riders v Amazon Providence 10 Jul 2016 T20
74 T&T Riders v Tallawahs Port of Spain 4 Jul 2016 T20
Profile

The classiest, calmest man on a cricket field, Hashim Amla's name is etched in South African cricket history. With his wristy leg-side flick and serene cover drive, Amla became the first South African to score a triple century in Test cricket, while also effectively shifting gears to become the fastest batsman to 2,000 (40 innings), 3,000 (57 innings), 4,000 (81 innings) and 5,000 (101 innings) runs in ODI cricket.

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Timeline
    • Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004
      A modest beginning
      • Hashim Amla was highly rated in South African circles when he made his Test debut, but the start to his international career was distinctly modest: against India in Kolkata, he scores 24 and 2, and then adds only 36 more in his next four Test innings, at home against England. The result: no more Test cricket for the next 15 months.
    • Apr 27-May 1, 2006
      Hitting back
      • Given another chance at Test cricket, Amla grabs it with both hands, scoring 149 against New Zealand in Cape Town, his maiden Test century.
    • November 8-20, 2007
      New Zealand conquered, again
      • After going 23 innings without a Test century, Amla takes advantage of yet another tour by New Zealand. This time he goes one better, scoring hundreds in successive Tests, including an unbeaten 176 in Johannesburg.
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Aug 27, 2016

Hashim Amla drives en route to his 58, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 1st day, August 27, 2016

Hashim Amla drives en route to his 58

© AFP

Aug 27, 2016

Hashim Amla stands tall and punches one to the off side, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Centurion, 1st day, August 27, 2016

Hashim Amla stands tall and punches one to the off side

© AFP

Aug 19, 2016

Hashim Amla celebrates his half-century, South Africa v New Zealand, 1st Test, Durban, 1st day, August 19, 2016

Hashim Amla celebrates his half-century

© Getty Images

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2013

Tour Results
South Africa v India at Centurion - Jan 23, 2011
South Africa won by 33 runs (D/L method)
South Africa v India at Port Elizabeth - Jan 21, 2011
South Africa won by 48 runs (D/L method)
South Africa v India at Cape Town - Jan 18, 2011
India won by 2 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
South Africa v India at Johannesburg - Jan 15, 2011
India won by 1 run
South Africa v India at Durban - Jan 12, 2011
South Africa won by 135 runs
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