Usman Ghani      

Full name Usman Ghani

Born November 20, 1996

Current age 19 years 309 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Usman Ghani
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 14 14 0 408 118 29.14 504 80.95 1 2 37 10 3 0
T20Is 9 9 0 216 69 24.00 199 108.54 0 2 26 5 4 0
List A 16 16 0 488 118 30.50 628 77.70 1 3 43 13 4 0
Twenty20 9 9 0 216 69 24.00 199 108.54 0 2 26 5 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 14 2 38 34 1 1/21 1/21 34.00 5.36 38.0 0 0 0
T20Is 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 16 2 38 34 1 1/21 1/21 34.00 5.36 38.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Hong Kong at Kuala Lumpur, May 1, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Afghanistan at Napier, Mar 8, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 26, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
List A debut Afghanistan v Hong Kong at Kuala Lumpur, May 1, 2014 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Afghanistan at Napier, Mar 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 26, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v West Indies at Nagpur, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4 Amo Sharks v MAK Kabul 18 Aug 2016 Other T20
19 Amo Sharks v Kabul Eagles Kabul 17 Aug 2016 Other T20
6 Amo Sharks v BDD Kabul 16 Aug 2016 Other T20
23 Amo Sharks v SGT Kabul 13 Aug 2016 Other T20
45 Amo Sharks v BEAD Kabul 12 Aug 2016 Other T20
6 Amo Sharks v MAK Kabul 11 Aug 2016 Other T20
1/18, 5 Amo Sharks v Kabul Eagles Kabul 9 Aug 2016 Other T20
1/36, 47 Kunar v Zabul Amanullah 24 May 2016 Other OD
64, 1/27 Kunar v Laghman Speen Ghar 23 May 2016 Other OD
62, 0/30 Kunar v Paktia Amanullah 20 May 2016 Other OD
Profile

One of the most exciting new talents to emerge from Afghanistan's cricket programmes in recent years, intrepid opening batsman Usman Ghani was good enough to play one-day international cricket for Afghanistan well before his 18th birthday. Ghani was also good enough to race to a century in his fourth ODI, against Zimbabwe, still aged 17. He started 2014 as part of the Afghanistan Under-19 team that defeated Australia and Sri Lanka in the Under-19 World Cup, and ended it as a member of the squad for Afghanistan's first full World Cup campaign. He warmed up for the tournament with a match-winning hundred against an Auckland team that included Kyle Mills and Mitchell McClenaghan.
Liam Brickhill

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Mar 27, 2016

Usman Ghani was cleaned up for 4, Afghanistan v West Indies, World T20 2016, Group 1, Nagpur, March 27, 2016

Usman Ghani was cleaned up for 4

© AFP

Jan 10, 2016

Usman Ghani was bowled by a quicker one, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 2nd T20I, Sharjah, January 10, 2016

Usman Ghani was bowled by a quicker one

© Chris Whiteoak

Mar 8, 2015

Usman Ghani was bowled with Daniel Vettori's first ball, New Zealand v Afghanistan, World Cup 2015, Group A, Napier, March 8, 2015

Usman Ghani was bowled with Daniel Vettori's first ball

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Bangladesh v Afghanistan at Dhaka
Sep 25, 2016 (14:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
2nd ODI: Bangladesh v Afghanistan at Dhaka
Sep 28, 2016 (14:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
3rd ODI: Bangladesh v Afghanistan at Dhaka
Oct 1, 2016 (14:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida
Mar 8, 2017
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida
Mar 10, 2017
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