Aftab Alam Profile, Career Info, Records & Stats

Aftab Alam

Aftab Alam is a batting all-rounder and a useful right-arm medium-fast bowler. He represented his national side Afghan Cricket Team in all ODI and T20I. He became part of Afghanistan U-19 squad and played the 2010 Under-19 Cricket World Cup and became a leading wicket-taker with 12 for Afghanistan U-19 team.

Cricket Gurus believe that Aftab has a fantastic career ahead if he keeps improving for his team. Afghan Cricket Board will surely be happy to such rising stars in the cricket. New Zealand hosted the tournament and won by Australia for the 3rd time against runner up New Zealand.

He as U-19 surprisingly gave astonishing results as his best bowling figure while playing U-19 cricket he took 8/12 against Oman in the 2011 ACC U-19 Elite Cup. Aftab made his first-class cricket debut for his Mis Ainak Region in the 2017–18 Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-day Tournament on November 13, 2017.

He has also represented Speen Ghar Region in the 2018 Ghazi Amanullah Khan Regional One Day Tournament. Aftab made his debut in the Afghanistan Premier League during the inaugural edition for Balkh in September 2018 In April 2019; he was named in Afghanistan’s squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Aftab Alam Career Stats

Match FormatTestODIT20First Class
Matches 21128
Runs Scored612129
Batting Averages12.201.0010.75
Strike Rate69.3122.2281.13
Balls Bowled9872451143
Bowling Averages25.7029.4535.05
5-Wickets Haul1
Best Bowling4/252/236/38
Catches/Stumps     –
ICC Batting Rankings     –
ICC Bowling Rankings

Aftab Alam Profile 

Full NameAftab Alam
Date of Birth30 November 1992 Nangarhar, Afghanistan
Current Age26
NicknameMantri Ji
T-Shirt No.55
Playing RollAll-rounder
Batting StyleRight-handed
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium-fast
Test Debut————–
ODI Debut16 February 2010 v Canada (cap 17)
T20 Debut24 March 2012 v Ireland (cap 20)
Last Test————-
Last ODI8 March 2019 v Ireland
Final T2022 August 2018 v Ireland
Major Teams    Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s, Speen Ghar Region
Updated: 04/11/2019 — 5:42 pm