|Full name||Ahmad Muhammad Amla|
15 September 1979 |
Durban, Natal Province, South Africa
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Bowling style||Right-arm medium|
|Relations||Hashim Amla (brother)|
|Domestic team information|
|1999–2013||KwaZulu Natal Dolphins (squad no. 99)|
|Source: Cricinfo, February 23, 2016|
Ahmad Muhammad Amla (born September 15, 1979) is a former South African cricketer.
In April 2013, it was announced that Amla was retiring from all forms of cricket. He planned to focus on his studies towards a business degree and to pursue business interests.
Amla made his first-class debut in 1997 for Natal B. He was picked in the South Africa Academy that toured Namibia and was also selected for the South African under-19 team. He established himself as a regular in the Kwa-Zulu Natal provincial team and when franchise cricket took off, he played for the Dolphins - with his brother for a time, and captained the side from 2006-2009, becoming the second Amla to do so after Hashim captained the side in 2004.
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