Saqib Ali (cricketer)

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Saqib Ali
Personal information
Full name Saqib Ali
Born (1978-04-14) 14 April 1978 (age 36)
Multan, Punjab, Pakistan
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm off-break
Role Batsman
Career statistics
Competition First-class List A
Matches 10 23
Runs scored 940 699
Batting average 55.29 34.95
100s/50s 4/3 0/4
Top score 195 91
Balls bowled 519 352
Wickets 8 9
Bowling average 32.00 34.66
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a
Best bowling 3/84 3/20
Catches/stumpings 3/– 8/–
Source: CricketArchive, 25 April 2009

Saqib Ali (born 14 April 1978) is a Pakistani born cricketer who plays First-class cricket with the United Arab Emirates in the ICC Intercontinental Cup. He also plays one day cricket with the UAE and captained them to the ICC World Cricket League Division Two title in 2007.

A right-handed middle order batsman, Saqib made his debut in the 2006 tournament and scored his maiden first-class hundred against Scotland at Sharjah.[1] He was appointed captain in a match against Bermuda in 2007 and made 142 in his second innings after a duck in the first.[2] His highest score was made in 2008 when he struck 195 out of his team's total of 306 as the UAE went down to Ireland.[3]


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