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Junaid Khan

Junaid Khan

Pakistani
Player Info
Date of Birth24 December 1989
Place of BirthMatra, Pakistan
CareerApril 2011 - Active
RoleBowler

Batting & Fielding Statistics

MatInnsNoRunsHSAvgBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Career6928156330*4.8411952.94004170

Bowling Statistics

MatInnsBallsRunsWKTSBBMAvgEconSR4W5W
Career71713,3252,8961044/1227.845.2231.9740

News

Profile

1. Hailing from a region in Pakistan’s North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) where cricket is not very popular, he played tape-ball cricket and was later introduced to the professional set up by his cousin.

2. At 16, his bowling speed was measured as the fastest in the NWFP Twenty20 competition.

3. Was part of Pakistan's 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup campaign, but did not get a game.

4. Playing in his second ICC CT

5. ODI debut against West Indies at Gros Islet in 2011

7. He finally made it to national contention when he was called up for Pakistan's ICC CWC 2011 squad as a late replacement for Sohail Tanvir

8. In just his second Test he showed his class with a five-wicket haul against Sri Lanka on a flat surface in Abu Dhabi.

9. After 18 months out of the international side, he was recalled to face Australia in January 2017