Azharullah

Country: Pakistan
Born: December 25, 1983, Burewala, Punjab
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium
Playing role: Bowler

Azharullah Bio

Mohammad Azharullah is a highly talented and accomplished cricket player hailing from Peshawar, Pakistan. Born and raised in a region known for producing exceptional cricketers, Azharullah has made a name for himself with his impressive performances on both the domestic and international stage.

As a fast-medium bowler, Azharullah possesses a remarkable ability to take wickets, particularly in Twenty20 cricket. In 2013, he burst onto the scene in England, capturing the attention of cricket enthusiasts with his exceptional performance in the county circuit. At the end of the season, he was voted as Northants’ T20 Players’ Player of the Year and also received the prestigious PCA national award, a testament to his extraordinary talent.

Throughout the season, Azharullah displayed incredible skill, finishing as the top wicket-taker in the competition with a total of 27 victims at an astonishing average of 12.6. His ability to consistently take wickets, particularly in high-pressure situations at the death, earned him immense respect from his fellow professionals in the county circuit.

Before his impressive stint in the English county cricket, Azharullah had already established himself as a force to be reckoned with in first-class cricket in Pakistan. His solid record of 190 wickets at an average of 26 runs per wicket highlighted his immense talent and potential.

Azharullah’s talent and potential were recognized by Northants, who signed him as a non-overseas player due to his possession of a UK passport. The recommendation came from Northants all-rounder James Middlebrook, who had observed Azharullah’s exceptional skills during his time in Yorkshire league cricket.

While Azharullah’s performance in the NatWest Blast T20 competition in 2014 may not have been as phenomenal as his previous year, he showcased his unwavering determination and resilience in the Championship. He bowled an impressive 462.1 overs, alongside Andrew Hall, both of whom bowled twice as many overs as any other player in the division. This unwavering commitment to the game exemplified Azharullah’s dedication to his team and his craft.

Beyond statistics, Azharullah’s style of play is characterized by a combination of skill, precision, and a deep understanding of the game. His ability to execute strategic plans with accuracy and precision sets him apart from other bowlers. Additionally, his calm demeanor and sharp cricketing intelligence make him an invaluable asset to any team he represents.

Looking ahead, Mohammad Azharullah has the potential to achieve even greater heights in his career. With his extraordinary bowling skills and consistent performances, he has already established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the cricketing world. As he continues to hone his craft and develop his skills further, it is only a matter of time before Azharullah is recognized as one of the greatest cricketers from Pakistan.

Azharullah Career Stats

Azharullah Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 115 156 78 1000 58* 12.82 - - 0 1 - - 26 0
List A 71 28 13 95 9 6.33 194 48.96 0 0 7 0 13 0
T20s 64 13 12 24 6* 24 35 68.57 0 0 2 0 10 0

Azharullah Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 115 - 18870 10745 383 7/74 - 28.05 3.41 49.2 10 20 3
List A 71 - 3137 2969 96 5/38 5/38 30.92 5.67 32.6 4 3 0
T20s 64 63 1254 1763 71 4/14 4/14 24.83 8.43 17.6 3 0 0

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