Matches (16)
IND v ENG (1)
PSL 2024 (2)
WPL (2)
Nepal Tri-Nation (1)
BPL 2024 (2)
Ranji Trophy (4)
CWC Play-off (3)
Durham in ZIM (1)

Asad Shafiq

Pakistan|Middle order Batter
Asad Shafiq
INTL CAREER: 2010 - 2020
Browse other players
South Africa
All

Alphabetically sorted top ten of players who have played the most matches across formats in the last 12 months

Full Name

Asad Shafiq

Born

January 28, 1986, Karachi, Sind

Age

38y 30d

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Right arm Offbreak

Playing Role

Middle order Batter

Right-hand top-order batter, Asad Shafiq made his international debut in 2010, and impressed immediately with a half-century in an ODI on the England tour of 2010. A Test call-up followed later that year, and Shafiq justified his selection, scoring 61 on debut against South Africa in Abu Dhabi.

Between 2010 and 2018, Shafiq was reasonably consistent as a Test batter, showing spunk and flair in the middle order. Against Bangladesh in 2011 he scored his maiden Test century, and against South Africa in 2013 he made a Test hundred in tough conditions in Cape Town: coming in to bat at 33 for 4, he added 219 with Younis Khan and scored 111 against an attack that included Dale Steyn, Vernon Philander and Morne Morkel. In 2016, he struck 137 against Australia, bringing Pakistan excruciatingly close to what would have been a famous victory at the Gabba. It also took him past Garry Sobers' record for the most centuries scored from No. 6.

A product of the Karachi tape-ball circuit, Shafiq was first noticed when he stormed the first-class scene in his debut season, 2007-08, scoring a double-hundred. He fell short of 1000 runs that season, but got to the milestone two seasons later, when he scored 1244 runs in 12 games at 49.76. He made an impact as a limited-overs player in 2008-09, when he scored 379 runs in seven games at 54.14, which fetched him a call-up for the Asia Cup in 2010.

Asad Shafiq Career Stats

Batting & Fielding

FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Tests771286466013738.19958848.60122751229770
ODIs6058413368424.74197967.50091085140
T20Is101001923819.20185103.780019230
FC198331321256222342.012411452.0931671490671800
List A16215820578414541.91691483.65113958631650
T20s12812211270292*24.342263119.3901429346610

Bowling

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Tests771534019631/71/1865.333.45113.3000
ODIs60212180---9.00-000
T20Is10------------
FC1988323441273203/853/8563.653.25117.2000
List A162471027975213/463/4646.425.6948.9000
T20s1281816218072/72/725.716.6623.1000
Asad Shafiq

Explore Statsguru Analysis

Test
ODI
T20I

Recent Matches of Asad Shafiq

MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
Sui Northern vs WAPDA18 & 9--09-Feb-2024RawalpindiFC
Sui Northern vs HEC10 & 42--21-Jan-2024KarachiFC
Sui Northern vs WAPDA25 & 92*0/2109-Jan-2024KarachiFC
Sui Northern vs Khan RL690/9 & 0/903-Jan-2024KarachiFC
Sui Northern vs State B of P77 & 47*0/228-Dec-2023KarachiFC

Photos of Asad Shafiq

Asad Shafiq made 58 off 33 balls in the Lanka Premier League
Mohammad Rizwan stumps Zak Crawley down the legside off Asad Shafiq
Asad Shafiq goes airborne to dismiss Dom Bess
All eyes on the big screen after a Pakistan review
Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam celebrate the fall of a wicket in the slips
Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam run between the wickets