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16 March 1991 |
Attock, Punjab, Pakistan
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Batting style||Right-hand bat|
|Bowling style||Right-arm medium|
|ODI debut (cap 180)||23 Apr 2011 v West Indies|
|Last ODI||22 Mar 2012 v Bangladesh|
|T20I debut (cap 46)||23 Feb 2012 v England|
|Last T20I||28 July 2013 v West Indies|
|Domestic team information|
|2010-present||National Bank of Pakistan|
|2012||Khulna Royal Bengals|
|Source: ESPNcricinfo, 10 December 2013|
His performance in the tournament was impressive, scoring 173 runs in six matches and getting dismissed only once. His unbeaten 92 against West Indies in the semi-final guided Pakistan to the final of the tournament. He was immediately selected in the Pakistan squad for the Twenty20 International against Australia.
One Day Internationals
On 23 April 2011, Azam along with Mohammad Salman and Junaid Khan made their one day international debuts against West Indies in St. Lucia. On 25 April 2011, Azam took his first wicket, of Marlon Samuels, in the second Digicel ODI against West Indies in St.Lucia.
On 23 February 2012, Azam made his T20I debut against England at Dubai. He did not get to bat or bowl in the game, however, in the next game, he scored 21 off 15 balls including three 4s and one 6 before being caught off Ravi Bopara's bowling. He has played 5 matches till date.
- "Hammad Azam special takes Pakistan to final". Cricinfo. 25 January 2010. Retrieved 8 February 2010.
- "Hammad Azam to join Pakistan T20 squad in Australia". The News International. 25 January 2010. Archived from the original on 2010-01-28. Retrieved 8 February 2010.