Samiullah Khan (cricketer)
|Full name||Samiullah Khan Niazi|
4 August 1982 |
Swance, Mianwali, Punjab, Pakistan
|Bowling style||Left-arm medium-fast|
|ODI debut (cap 161)||21 January 2008 v Zimbabwe|
|Last ODI||24 January 2008 v Zimbabwe|
|Domestic team information|
|2008/09||North West Frontier Province Panthers|
|2007/08–2008/09||North West Frontier Province|
|2005/06–2010/11||Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited|
|Source: CricketArchive, 21 January 2011|
Samiullah Khan Niazi was one of the leading wicket-taker in the 2005–06 Pakistani first-class season with 75 wickets at 18.36. He was a late inclusion for Pakistan's 2006 tour of England, replacing Rana Naved-ul-Hasan. He had previously represented Pakistan when he played two one international against Zimbabwe at Karachi and Hyderabad in 2006. he was also first attack bowler of Pakistan A in Euroasia cup tournament where they beat India in final. He is a genuine left arm swing bowler. No one can match his domestic record. But unfortunately he get out of team because of back problem and never given a chance after gaining fitness and performance.
He was a member of the Faisalabad Wolves team which won the International Twenty20 Championship in England.