Name: Usman Afzaal
Date of birth: 09/06/1977
International Team: N/A
Domestic Team: TBC
Bowling Style: Slow left arm
Batting Style: Left-hand
606. Usman Afzaal
Test Debut v Australia at Birmingham - Jul, 2001
- Confident batsman who came to England's attention after hitting a vicious ton against
Glenn McGrath and Worcestershire in 2000.
- Called into the Test team for the Ashes the following summer.
- Usman failed twice, but ended the series with an emotional fifty at the Oval.
- Taken on the following tour to India, he is another who fell foul of Duncan Fletcher's
wrath when turning up to New Zealand over what was considered his fighting weight.
- Working on his bowling but not yet strong enough to be considered a true allrounder.
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||2001-2001||Innings Bowled:||1|
|Highest Score:||54||Best bowling in Innings:||1/49|
Today's Fixtures & Results
S Africa 552-5 DecIn-PlayW Indies 201 & 74-2
West Indies trail South Africa by 277 runs with 8 wickets remaining
Pakistan 42-3In-PlayNew Zealand 275-4
Pakistan need 234 runs to win from 36.1 overs
Australia 505CloseIndia 408 & 71-1
India trail Australia by 26 runs with 9 wickets remaining
Sydney Sixers 158-2ResultRenegades 154-7
Sydney Sixers win by 8 wickets
Related Usman Afzaal News
Search begins for Afzaal
Surrey have released former England batsman Usman Afzaal following a disappointing season for the club.
Afzaal lights up draw
Usman Afzaal smashed 159 not out for Surrey as the final day of Bangladesh's tour opener at the Oval ended in stalemate.
Narrow win for Spitfires
Kent beat Surrey by one run after Jade Dernbach was run out off the fourth ball of the final over.