Aftab Alam Profile

Aftab Alam
Full Name: Aftab Alam
Birth date: November 30, 1992
Age: 28
Hometown: Nangarhar
City: Nangarhar
Birth Country: Afghanistan
Batting Style: Right Hand Batsman
Bowling Style: Right Arm Medium Fast Bowler
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Aftab Alam is a professional cricketer of the Afghanistan. He was born on November 30, 1992 at Nangarhar, Afghanistan. He is a right-handed batsman and also right-arm fast bowler. He began his career in cricket at an early age and showed promising performances.  In 2005, he made his presence felt for the first time at the Asian Cricket Council Under-15 Cup. He made a great performance against Qatar and bagged 3 wickets by giving out 18 runs only. After 5 years, he was selected for the 2010 World Cup Under-19 team in New Zealand. Alam did not disappoint the selectors and again gave a fantastic performance.  He not only took 12 wickets in the tournament but also became the leading wicket taker too.

This promising cricketer made his List A and ODI debut in 2010 against Canada. He also made his T20 debut against Bermuda two years later on March 20, 2012. He made his T20 International debut against Ireland 4 days later in Dubai on March 24, 2012. His idol is Shahid Afridi and his favorite memory of cricket is the 37-balls century by Afridi against Sri Lanka. He wishes to play like his idol some day and tries to learn by watching different knocks played by Afridi.  He is a great foodie and loves to eat vegetarian food. He enjoys watching Hindi movies of India. His favorite Hindi movie is Mann and he listens to the songs of the film whenever he gets time. Alam not only wants to perform well but has also plans for taking up coaching in the future.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
1 1/22 Jaffna Stallions30 Nov,2020 DT20
0 0/19 Kabul Eagles13 Sep,2020 DT20
- 1/9 Band-e-Amir Dragons11 Sep,2020 DT20
- 1/37 Boost Defenders10 Sep,2020 DT20
9 0/46 Mis Ainak Knights09 Sep,2020 DT20
0 1/23 Amo Sharks07 Sep,2020 DT20
0 1/54 India22 Jun,2019 ODI
0 0/16 South Africa15 Jun,2019 ODI
14 3/45 New Zealand08 Jun,2019 ODI
0 4/25 Ireland08 Mar,2019 ODI

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

 MatRunsHSAve100s50s
ODI 23751610.7100
IT20 12110.3300

Bowling Statistics

 MatOversRunsWktsAve
ODI 23175.48603425.29
IT20 12413281129.82

Last Series Played

LPL 2020 - Lanka Premier League T20
Shpageeza Cricket League 2020
Cricket World Cup 2019
Afghanistan vs Ireland ODI Series 2019
Asia Cup 2018
Team Squad
Rashid Khan Najibullah Zadran
Naveen-ul-Haq Usman Ghani
Ibrahim Zadran Hashmatullah Shahidi
Karim Janat Hamza Hotak
Afsar Zazai Sharafuddin Ashraf

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