Umar Gul      

Full name Umar Gul

Born April 14, 1984, Peshawar, North-Western Frontier Province

Current age 36 years 228 days

Major teams Pakistan, Gloucestershire, Habib Bank Limited, Kolkata Knight Riders, Multan Sultans, North West Frontier Province, North West Frontier Province Panthers, Pakistan A, Pakistan International Airlines, Peshawar, Peshawar Panthers, Quetta Gladiators, Sussex, Uva Next, Western Australia

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Umar Gul
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 47 67 9 577 65* 9.94 1204 47.92 0 1 63 20 11 0
ODIs 130 65 18 457 39 9.72 642 71.18 0 0 36 14 17 0
T20Is 60 27 9 165 32 9.16 156 105.76 0 0 11 10 18 0
First-class 125 165 20 1748 65* 12.05 0 3 29 0
List A 213 113 39 827 39 11.17 0 0 33 0
T20s 167 85 22 548 32 8.69 531 103.20 0 0 37 29 38 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 47 90 9599 5553 163 6/135 9/164 34.06 3.47 58.8 12 4 0
ODIs 130 128 6064 5253 179 6/42 6/42 29.34 5.19 33.8 4 2 0
T20Is 60 60 1203 1443 85 5/6 5/6 16.97 7.19 14.1 4 2 0
First-class 125 22134 12232 479 8/78 25.53 3.31 46.2 23 27 3
List A 213 10033 8647 286 6/42 6/42 30.23 5.17 35.0 6 2 0
T20s 167 166 3508 4477 222 6/24 6/24 20.16 7.65 15.8 9 3 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Bangladesh at Karachi, Aug 20-24, 2003 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, Feb 14-17, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Apr 3, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Cardiff, Sep 4, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Pakistan at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 4, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Pakistan at Hamilton, Jan 17, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Balochistan v Northern (Pakistan) at Karachi, Nov 25-28, 2019 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Punjab (Pakistan) v Sindh at Rawalpindi, Apr 11, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Hyderabad Hawks v Peshawar Panthers at Lahore, Apr 25, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Balochistan v Southern Punjab (Pakistan) at Rawalpindi, Oct 16, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/34 Balochistan v Southern PNJ Rawalpindi 16 Oct 2020 T20
2*, 0/8 Balochistan v Central PNJB Rawalpindi 12 Oct 2020 T20
1/18 Balochistan v Sindh Rawalpindi 11 Oct 2020 T20
1/35 Balochistan v Khyber Rawalpindi 10 Oct 2020 T20
4/37 Balochistan v Central PNJB Multan 5 Oct 2020 T20
1/46 Balochistan v Southern PNJ Multan 4 Oct 2020 T20
0/15 Gallopers v Flying Oryx Doha 14 Dec 2019 Other OD
1/7 Gallopers v Gladiators Doha 12 Dec 2019 Other OD
15*, 1/9 Gallopers v Stormers Doha 11 Dec 2019 Other OD
51, 2/61, 4, 1/45 Balochistan v Northern Karachi 25 Nov 2019 FC
Profile

A fast bowler whose reputation has been forged in white-ball where the ability to bowl a pinpoint yorker which made him a key part of the Pakistan side which won the 2009 World T20 and a regular in one-day cricket until around 2012 when injuries started to take their toll. Omission from the 2015 World Cup suggested his career was fading, but he was recalled a year later.

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Oct 17, 2020

Umar Gul gets a guard of honour, Balochistan vs osuthern Punjab, National T20 Cup, Rawalpindi, October 16, 2020

Umar Gul gets a guard of honour

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Sep 2020

Umar Gul and Misbah-ul-Haq are among the prominent voices calling for department cricket to be reinstated in some form

Umar Gul and Misbah-ul-Haq are among the prominent voices calling for department cricket to be reinstated in some form

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Feb 15, 2017

Umar Gul adjusts his line while walking to his run up, Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators, Pakistan Super League 2017, Sharjah, February 15, 2017

Umar Gul adjusts his line while walking to his run up

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Notes

ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year 2013