Qasim Umar      

Full name Qasim Ali Umar

Born February 9, 1957, Nairobi, Kenya

Current age 61 years 9 days

Major teams Pakistan, Cumberland, Karachi, Muslim Commercial Bank, Sind

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 26 43 2 1502 210 36.63 3 5 0 15 0
ODIs Insights on odi 31 31 3 642 69 22.92 1125 57.06 0 4 52 3 4 0
First-class 98 174 13 6809 210* 42.29 18 30 71 0
List A 58 58 6 1661 102 31.94 1 11 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 26 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 31 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 98 365 229 6 3/34 38.16 3.76 60.8 0 0
List A 58 1 4 0 - - - 24.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v Pakistan at Jalandhar, Sep 24-29, 1983 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v West Indies at Karachi, Nov 20-25, 1986 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Pakistan at Hyderabad (Deccan), Sep 10, 1983 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Perth, Jan 7, 1987 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1973/74 - 1986/87
List A span 1975/76 - 1986/87
Profile

Kenyan-born, Qasim Umar was a prolific opening batsman with the ability to perform well anywhere in the middle order. He made his Test debut against India at Jullundur in 1983-84. In a career of just four years he played in 26 Tests, scoring 1502 runs with two double centuries, one century and 5 fifties, ending up with an impressive average of 36.63. With 15 catches to his credit, he was also a good fielder.

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