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Asim Butt
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Asim Butt

Scotland
Asim Butt

INTL CAREER: 1999 - 1999

Full Name

Asim Butt

Born

October 24, 1967, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Died

November 30, 2009, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, (aged 42y 37d)

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Left arm medium fast

TEAMS

Asim Butt played five ODIs for Scotland in the 1999 World Cup, performing strongly against Australia, the eventual winners, taking 1 for 21 from 10 overs. Although he was born in Pakistan and played first-class cricket for Lahore, he settled in Scotland in the 1990s. He soon won his first Scottish cap, against Yorkshire at Boghall in May 1998, taking 3 for 42 in the Benson & Hedges Cup, on his way to 106 wickets for Scotland at an average of 24.86. He played in all of Scotland's World Cup games and remained a consistent performer, taking 6 for 42 in the first innings against MCC at Lord's in August 2000 and 5 for 47 in the second innings against Ireland four years later. He won the last of his 71 caps in the National League game against Somerset in May 2005.
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Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
ODI54023115.752882.14000200
FC293694044414.9600130
List A4432620131*7.730080
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
ODI5522214842/242/2437.004.0055.50000
FC2929851472675/4721.972.9544.5020
List A4417861305443/273/2729.654.3840.50000
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