Samiullah Shenwari Profile

Samiullah Shenwari
Full Name: Samiullah Shenwari
Birth date: February 3, 1987
Age: 34
Hometown: Nangrahar
City: Nangrahar
Birth Country: Afghanistan
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Legbreak
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Samiullah Shenwari is a cricketer of the national team of Afghanistan. He is a good all-rounder who bowls leg break and is a right-handed batsman. He was born on December 31, 1987 at the Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. He began his cricketing career in 2009 when he debuted for the Afghanistan A team against Denmark A. It was soon followed by a debut in the One Day Internationals against Scotland. Just after a year, Shenwari made his T20 International debut in 2010 against Ireland.

The 27 year old Afghan cricketer is one of the most promising players of the nation and is the future of Afghanistan cricket. He was the member of the national team that has bagged the World Cricket League Division Five, Four as well as Division Three titles within a year. The successive wins ensured that the national team could play in the ICC World Cup Qualifier in 2009 and gain the status of playing in the ODIs. Shenwari also had a nice run in the domestic cricket. He has played for teams like Afghan Cheetahs, Khulna Royal Bengals and Mohammedan Sporting Club.

Shenwari partnered with Asghar Stanikzai at the Asia Cup and created a new record in the Afghanistan cricket history. They scored 164 runs which went on to become Afghanistan’s highest runs partnership for the sixth wicket. It was also for the first time that a century partnership was scored by two Afghanistan cricketers. His performance in the T20 International against Kenya in 2013 was very promising. He bagged 5 wickets in the T20 match and has made a place for himself in Afghanistan cricket by proving his talent.

Recent matches

RunsWktsOppMatch DateScore
4 - Jaffna Stallions14 Dec,2020 DT20
- - Colombo Kings11 Dec,2020 DT20
46 - Galle Gladiators09 Dec,2020 DT20
9 0/13 Galle Gladiators05 Dec,2020 DT20
11 - Kandy Tuskers03 Dec,2020 DT20
32 - Mis Ainak Knights16 Sep,2020 DT20
4 - Mis Ainak Knights14 Sep,2020 DT20
18 - Speen Ghar Tigers13 Sep,2020 DT20
58 - Band-e-Amir Dragons12 Sep,2020 DT20
44 0/34 Amo Sharks10 Sep,2020 DT20

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

 MatRunsHSAve100s50s
ODI 5512379628.7707
IT20 6510065621.8701

Bowling Statistics

 MatOversRunsWktsAve
ODI 55268.213583242.44
IT20 65102.46763221.13

Recent Awards

Man Of SeriesDate
ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier 2013 Schedule 30/11/2013

Last Series Played

LPL 2020 - Lanka Premier League T20
Shpageeza Cricket League 2020
Afghanistan vs Ireland T20 Series 2020
Cricket World Cup 2019
Afghanistan vs Ireland ODI Series 2019
Team Squad
Afsar Zazai Asghar Afghan
Fareed Ahmad Usman Ghani
Hamza Hotak Ibrahim Zadran
Hashmatullah Shahidi Naveen-ul-Haq
Rahmanullah Gurbaz Sharafuddin Ashraf

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