Amir Hamza      

Full name Amir Hamza Hotak

Born August 15, 1991, Afghanistan

Current age 29 years 70 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s, Boost Region, Speen Ghar Region

Also known as Hamza Hotak

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Amir Hamza Hotak
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 35 34 17.50 96 36.45 0 0 5 0 0 0
ODIs 31 16 9 23 7 3.28 94 24.46 0 0 0 1 10 0
T20Is 31 9 5 40 21 10.00 38 105.26 0 0 3 1 0 0
First-class 14 21 0 198 37 9.42 495 40.00 0 0 24 6 10 0
List A 58 30 11 117 15 6.15 291 40.20 0 0 8 4 16 0
T20s 54 21 13 104 21 13.00 101 102.97 0 0 6 3 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 185 79 6 5/74 6/79 13.16 2.56 30.8 0 1 0
ODIs 31 31 1552 1016 40 4/17 4/17 25.40 3.92 38.8 1 0 0
T20Is 31 31 636 716 29 3/39 3/39 24.68 6.75 21.9 0 0 0
First-class 14 24 3699 1685 80 6/33 10/100 21.06 2.73 46.2 6 7 2
List A 58 58 2935 1785 82 5/15 5/15 21.76 3.64 35.7 1 1 0
T20s 54 54 1140 1230 51 3/39 3/39 24.11 6.47 22.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Afghanistan v West Indies at Lucknow, Nov 27-29, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Pakistan at Sharjah, Feb 10, 2012 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v Afghanistan at Gros Islet, Jun 11, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Sharjah, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v Afghanistan at Basseterre, Jun 5, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Canada v Afghanistan at King City (NW), Aug 2-5, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Amo Region v Band-e-Amir Region at Amanullah, Dec 21-23, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Afghanistan v United Arab Emirates at Sharjah, Oct 12, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Mis Ainak Region v Band-e-Amir Region at Kandahar, Oct 20, 2020 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
7, 3/22 Band-Region v Mis-Ainak Kandahar 20 Oct 2020 LA
0, 2/20 Band-Region v Amo Region Kandahar 19 Oct 2020 LA
15, 0/28 Band-Region v Mis-Ainak Kandahar 16 Oct 2020 LA
2/35 Band-Region v Speen-Ghar Kandahar 13 Oct 2020 LA
3/10 Band-Region v Boost Region Kandahar 10 Oct 2020 LA
1/21, 0 BDD v BEAD Kabul 14 Sep 2020 T20
2/7 BDD v Amo Sharks Kabul 13 Sep 2020 T20
0/41 BDD v MAK Kabul 11 Sep 2020 T20
2/22, 1* BDD v SGT Kabul 10 Sep 2020 T20
14*, 0/26 BDD v BEAD Kabul 8 Sep 2020 T20
Profile

Hamza Hotak is a left-arm spinner who was included in the Afghanistan Under-19 squad for the 2010 World Cup in New Zealand. His considers his 3 for 18 against Nepal in the semi-final of ACC U-19 Cup Elite in Kuwait as his best cricketing achievement till date. He compares his bowling style to New Zealand's Daniel Vettori.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Nov 28, 2019

Amir Hamza prepares to deliver, Afghanistan v West Indies, Only Test, 2nd day, Lucknow, November 28, 2019

Amir Hamza prepares to deliver

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Nov 27, 2019

Amir Hamza is congratulated for a wicket, Afghanistan v West Indies, Only Test, 1st day, Lucknow, November 27, 2019

Amir Hamza is congratulated for a wicket

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Jun 10, 2017

Amir Hamza took a stunning catch to dismiss Evin Lewis, West Indies v Afghanistan, 1st ODI, St Lucia, June 9, 2017

Amir Hamza took a stunning catch to dismiss Evin Lewis

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