Syed Imad Wasim Haider, commonly known as Imad Wasim. He is bowling all-rounder with Slow left-arm orthodox bowling style and left-hand batsman. Imad was born on December 18, 1988, in Swansea, Wales, England. He became the first Welsh-born cricketer to represent Pakistan. Imad is the current captain of PSL team Karachi Kings. He made his first international appearance in Twenty20 International for Pakistan against Zimbabwe in Lahore on May 24, 2015.
In July 2015 he made his one-day international debut against Sri Lanka. Imad was named in Pakistan squad for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20. Wasim represented Pakistan in One-day international and T20I. He captained the Pakistan cricket team in One Day International for the first time against Australia in March 2019. Imad played for Islamabad Leopards in Faysal Bank T20 Cup 2012-13. He also played the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup for the national team.
Imad was part of Pakistan Squad and played the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy final, he scored 25 runs off 21 balls and mount Pakistan for a massive total of 338 runs. Pakistan won the Champions Trophy title for the first time with 180 runs, against defending champion and arch-rival India. Imad has been very impressive throughout his ODI and T20 Career. He played an outstanding inning during Cricket World Cup 2019 against Afghanistan and won the must-win game for his national side.
Imad didn’t make his debut in Test game while have been a regular part of team squad in ODI and Test. Wasim played 53 ODI and 43 Twenty20 Internationals taking 42 wickets each. He is the current captain to Karachi Kings playing who made their second appearance in the playoffs. He represented Barbados Tridents, Chattogram Challengers in the Caribbean Premier League and Bangladesh Premier League respectively.
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|Full Name||Syed Imad Wasim Haider|
|Date of Birth||18 December 1988 Swansea, Wales|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Playing Roll||Bowling All-Rounder|
|Bowling Style||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|ODI Debut||19 July 2015 v Sri Lanka (cap 204)|
|T20 Debut||24 May 2015 v Zimbabwe (cap 62)|
|Major Teams||Pakistan, Islamabad, Islamabad Leopards, Jamaica Tallawahs, Karachi Kings, Pakistan Under-19s|