Gulbadin Naib      

Full name Gulbadin Naib

Born March 16, 1991, Logar, Afghanistan

Current age 29 years 195 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Boost Region

Also known as Gulbadeen Naib

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Gulbadin Naib
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 65 56 8 1041 82* 21.68 1424 73.10 0 5 84 25 12 0
T20Is 48 39 11 495 56* 17.67 408 121.32 0 1 34 24 18 0
First-class 5 7 1 313 88* 52.16 379 82.58 0 3 39 6 6 0
List A 98 85 12 1798 100 24.63 2237 80.37 1 8 143 50 21 0
T20s 97 81 22 1134 91 19.22 831 136.46 0 5 79 58 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 65 60 2194 1968 59 6/43 6/43 33.35 5.38 37.1 2 1 0
T20Is 48 31 450 621 17 2/24 2/24 36.52 8.28 26.4 0 0 0
First-class 5 7 460 326 14 5/29 5/29 23.28 4.25 32.8 0 2 0
List A 98 86 3147 2868 87 6/43 6/43 32.96 5.46 36.1 4 1 0
T20s 97 68 1111 1553 58 4/12 4/12 26.77 8.38 19.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Canada v Afghanistan at Toronto, Aug 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v West Indies at Lucknow, Nov 6, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Mar 14, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 10, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Afghanistan at Dublin, Jul 9-12, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Amo Region v Mis Ainak Region at Amanullah, Apr 22-24, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Pakistan A v Afghanistan at Islamabad, May 25, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v West Indies at Lucknow, Nov 6, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago at King City (NW), Aug 11, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Band-e-Amir Dragons v Boost Defenders at Kabul, Sep 14, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/55, 2 BDD v BEAD Kabul 14 Sep 2020 T20
2/38 BDD v Amo Sharks Kabul 13 Sep 2020 T20
0/40, 54* BDD v MAK Kabul 11 Sep 2020 T20
0/39, 35 BDD v SGT Kabul 10 Sep 2020 T20
12, 0/26 BDD v BEAD Kabul 8 Sep 2020 T20
15*, 3/23 BDD v Kabul Eagles Kabul 7 Sep 2020 T20
0/20, 10 Afghanistan v Ireland Greater Noida 10 Mar 2020 T20I # 1083
13*, 1/22 Afghanistan v Ireland Greater Noida 8 Mar 2020 T20I # 1079
0/19 Afghanistan v Ireland Greater Noida 6 Mar 2020 T20I # 1077
4*, 1/26 Afghanistan v West Indies Lucknow 17 Nov 2019 T20I # 1017
Profile

Gulbadin Naib's first love in the sporting world was amateur bodybuilding, not cricket. When he eventually did take the game up, however, he progressed quickly through Afghanistan's age group sides as a batting allrounder and was the youngest member of the team that won the Division Five tournament in 2008 - the first stepping stone to the full world stage.

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Jul 4, 2019

Kemar Roach celebrates after dismissing Gulbadin Naib in his first over, Afghanistan v West Indies. World Cup 2019, Headingley, July 4, 2019

Kemar Roach celebrates after dismissing Gulbadin Naib in his first over

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Jul 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib and Jason Holder at the toss, Afghanistan v West Indies, World Cup 2019, Headingley, July 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib and Jason Holder at the toss

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Jul 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib gestures for the cameras, Afghanistan v West Indies, World Cup 2019, Headingley, July 4, 2019

Gulbadin Naib gestures for the cameras

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