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Usman Ghani      

Full name Usman Ghani

Born November 20, 1996

Current age 20 years 159 days

Major teams Afghanistan, Afghanistan Under-19s

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Usman Ghani
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 15 15 0 411 118 27.40 520 79.03 1 2 37 10 3 0
T20Is 12 12 0 284 69 23.66 254 111.81 0 2 30 7 6 0
List A 17 17 0 491 118 28.88 644 76.24 1 3 43 13 4 0
Twenty20 12 12 0 284 69 23.66 254 111.81 0 2 30 7 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 15 2 38 34 1 1/21 1/21 34.00 5.36 38.0 0 0 0
T20Is 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 17 2 38 34 1 1/21 1/21 34.00 5.36 38.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Hong Kong at Kuala Lumpur, May 1, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 26, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 12, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
List A debut Afghanistan v Hong Kong at Kuala Lumpur, May 1, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 22, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 26, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 12, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
19 Speen Ghar v Kabul Kings Kabul 27 Apr 2017 Other T20
0/14, 6 Speen Ghar v Pamir Riders Kabul 26 Apr 2017 Other T20
0/11, 74* Speen Ghar v Defenders Kabul 25 Apr 2017 Other T20
1/25, 8 Bost Atlan v Kabul Zalmi Kabul 19 Apr 2017 Other T20
49, 1/26 Bost Atlan v Lion Kabul 18 Apr 2017 Other T20
4 AFG Emerging v SL U-23s Chittagong 28 Mar 2017 Other OD
1 AFG Emerging v Malaysia Chittagong 27 Mar 2017 Other OD
3 Afghanistan v Ireland Greater Noida 22 Mar 2017 ODI # 3853
23 Afghanistan v Ireland Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017 T20I # 601
27 Afghanistan v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 18 Dec 2016 T20I # 573
Profile

One of the most exciting new talents to emerge from Afghanistan's cricket programmes in recent years, intrepid opening batsman Usman Ghani was good enough to play one-day international cricket for Afghanistan well before his 18th birthday. Ghani was also good enough to race to a century in his fourth ODI, against Zimbabwe, still aged 17. He started 2014 as part of the Afghanistan Under-19 team that defeated Australia and Sri Lanka in the Under-19 World Cup, and ended it as a member of the squad for Afghanistan's first full World Cup campaign. He warmed up for the tournament with a match-winning hundred against an Auckland team that included Kyle Mills and Mitchell McClenaghan.
Liam Brickhill

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Mar 27, 2016

Usman Ghani was cleaned up for 4, Afghanistan v West Indies, World T20 2016, Group 1, Nagpur, March 27, 2016

Usman Ghani was cleaned up for 4

© AFP

Jan 10, 2016

Usman Ghani was bowled by a quicker one, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 2nd T20I, Sharjah, January 10, 2016

Usman Ghani was bowled by a quicker one

© Chris Whiteoak

Mar 8, 2015

Usman Ghani was bowled with Daniel Vettori's first ball, New Zealand v Afghanistan, World Cup 2015, Group A, Napier, March 8, 2015

Usman Ghani was bowled with Daniel Vettori's first ball

© AFP

Tour Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida - Mar 28-30, 2017
Afghanistan won by an innings and 172 runs
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida - Mar 24, 2017
Afghanistan won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida - Mar 22, 2017
Ireland won by 3 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida - Mar 19, 2017
Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida - Mar 17, 2017
Afghanistan won by 34 runs
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