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Azharullah      

Full name Mohammad Azharullah

Born December 25, 1983, Burewala, Punjab

Current age 32 years 152 days

Major teams Multan Region, Multan Tigers, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Quetta Bears, Water and Power Development Authority

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Mohammad Azharullah
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 97 129 68 848 58* 13.90 0 1 23 0
List A 48 20 9 69 9 6.27 135 51.11 0 0 5 0 9 0
Twenty20 48 10 9 16 5* 16.00 23 69.56 0 0 1 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 97 15938 9056 313 7/74 28.93 3.40 50.9 9 14 2
List A 48 2107 1921 72 5/38 5/38 26.68 5.47 29.2 4 2 0
Twenty20 48 47 921 1280 57 4/14 4/14 22.45 8.33 16.1 3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Karachi Region Whites v Multan Region at Karachi, Dec 15-18, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Kent at Northampton, May 15-18, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited v Water and Power Development Authority at Hyderabad (Sind), Apr 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, Aug 18, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Eagles v Multan Tigers at Lahore, Apr 28, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Leicestershire v Northamptonshire at Leicester, May 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/33 Northants v Leics Leicester 20 May 2016 T20
1/78, 8, 0/11 Northants v Kent Northampton 15 May 2016 FC
1/62, 0, 0/20 Northants v Leics Leicester 8 May 2016 FC
4/95, 6, 0/27 Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 1 May 2016 FC
1/102, 0, 11 Northants v Essex Chelmsford 24 Apr 2016 FC
- Northants v Sussex Northampton 10 Apr 2016 FC
0/61 Northants v Oxford MCCU Oxford 5 Apr 2016 FC
0/69, 0, 1, 1/42 Northants v Surrey The Oval 22 Sep 2015 FC
0/26, 20, 1/11 Northants v Glamorgan Northampton 14 Sep 2015 FC
4/74, 0, 0/35 Northants v Essex Chelmsford 1 Sep 2015 FC
Profile

Mohammad Azharullah was extolled as one of the surprise stars of 2013 on England's professional circuit. A fast-medium bowler, hailing from Peshawar, he emerged from a lengthy grounding in league cricket to set the county scene alight. Azhar's wicket-taking knack was particularly notable in the Friends Life t20, where he finished as the competition's top wicket-taker by a distance, with 27 victims at an average of 12.6. A player few had heard of was voted at the end of the season as Northants' T20 Players' Player of the Year and he was also PCA national award. County professionals soon came to respect him as a tough competitor, especially bowling at the death.

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Apr 13, 2015

Muhammad Azharullah removed Gloucestershire's top three, Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire, County Championship Division Two, Wantage Road, 2nd day, April 13, 2015

Muhammad Azharullah removed Gloucestershire's top three

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May 16, 2014

Azharullah removed Joe Root lbw, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Headingley, May 16, 2014

Azharullah removed Joe Root lbw

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Apr 20, 2014

Azharullah appeals unsuccessfully for a wicket, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 1st day, April 20, 2014

Azharullah appeals unsuccessfully for a wicket

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Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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