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Babar Azam      

Full name Mohammad Babar Azam

Born October 15, 1994, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 21 years 318 days

Major teams Pakistan, Islamabad United, Pakistan A, Pakistan Under-15s, Pakistan Under-19s, Pakistan Under-23s, Rawalpindi Rams, Sui Southern Gas Corporation, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Mohammad Babar Azam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 12 12 1 474 83 43.09 515 92.03 0 5 44 6 7 0
First-class 26 41 4 1522 266 41.13 2685 56.68 2 9 202 10 15 0
List A 70 69 7 2968 142* 47.87 3624 81.89 8 21 297 10 29 0
Twenty20 30 29 9 840 77* 42.00 726 115.70 0 7 92 13 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 26 19 720 423 5 1/13 1/17 84.60 3.52 144.0 0 0 0
List A 70 29 633 555 12 2/20 2/20 46.25 5.26 52.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 30 5 78 85 4 2/20 2/20 21.25 6.53 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Lahore, May 31, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Lord's, Aug 27, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut National Bank of Pakistan v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Sialkot, Dec 10-13, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A at Worcester, Jul 10-13, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan Customs v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Multan, Feb 10, 2010 scorecard
Last List A England v Pakistan at Lord's, Aug 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Eagles v Hyderabad Hawks at Lahore, Dec 1, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Peshawar Zalmi v Islamabad United at Dubai (DSC), Feb 5, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30 Pakistan v England Lord's 27 Aug 2016 ODI # 3771
40 Pakistan v England Southampton 24 Aug 2016 ODI # 3770
29 Pakistan v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 18 Aug 2016 ODI # 3767
55 Pakistan A v Eng Lions Canterbury 24 Jul 2016 LA
73 Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A Northampton 22 Jul 2016 LA
0, 0/17 Pakistan A v Eng Lions Cheltenham 19 Jul 2016 LA
- Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A Cheltenham 18 Jul 2016 LA
119, 2/20 Pakistan A v Glamorgan Newport 15 Jul 2016 LA
0/2, 31, 66* Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A Worcester 10 Jul 2016 FC
1/17, 61, 0/0, 1 Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A Leicester 3 Jul 2016 FC
Profile

An opening batsman, Babar Azam was the leading run-getter in the tri-series which also involved Sri Lanka and Bangladesh Under-19 in 2009. He was subsequently picked for the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He was Pakistan's leading run-scorer in the tournament with 298 runs. His favourite shot is the cover drive and has singled out AB de Villiers as his cricketing hero.
Cricinfo Staff, January 2010

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Aug 27, 2016

Babar Azam battled hard for his 30 from 33 balls, England v Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Lord's, August 27, 2016

Babar Azam battled hard for his 30 from 33 balls

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Aug 24, 2016

Babar Azam drives during his lively innings, England v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Ageas Bowl, August 24, 2016

Babar Azam drives during his lively innings

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Jan 31, 2016

Babar Azam pulls during his half-century, New Zealand v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Auckland, January 31, 2016

Babar Azam pulls during his half-century

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Tour Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Benoni - Mar 24, 2013
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Mar 17, 2013
South Africa won by 34 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 15, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v Pakistan at Bloemfontein - Mar 10, 2013
South Africa won by 125 runs
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