Ahsan Raza

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Ahsan Raza
Personal information
Full name Ahsan Raza
Born (1974-05-29) 29 May 1974 (age 42)
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Batting style Right-handed
Role Batsman, Wicket-keeper, Umpire
Domestic team information
Years Team
1993–1994 Faisalabad
1993–2000 Habib Bank Limited
1996–1999 Lahore City
1994–1995 Sargodha
First-class debut 27 October 1993 Habib Bank Ltd v PAC
Last First-class 29 January 2000 Habib Bank Ltd v Islamabad
List A debut 26 November 1993 Habib Bank Ltd v PAC
Last List A 4 October 1999 Habib Bank Ltd v Gujranwala
Umpiring information
ODIs umpired 24 (2010–2017)
T20Is umpired 23 (2006–2016)
Career statistics
Competition FC LA
Matches 21 4
Runs scored 192 3
Batting average 8 3
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 20 3
Balls bowled 0 0
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match n/a
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 56/7 2/2
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 4 March 2017

Ahsan Raza (born 29 May 1974 in Lahore, Pakistan) is a former Pakistani first class cricketer who is currently a cricket umpire.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Ahsan Raza played for a number of Pakistani teams including Faisalabad, Habib Bank Limited, Lahore and Sargodha.[1][2][3][4]

Umpiring career[edit]

Ahsan Raza is Pakistan's nominated third umpire on the International Cricket Council International Panel of Umpires and Referees.[5] Ahsan Raza made his debut as a first class umpire in 2006 and had umpired 35 matches to the end of February 2009.[6] He got a contract from Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) along with Zameer Haider and Shozab Raza in 2012.[7]

Attack[edit]

On 3 March 2009, Ahsan Raza was injured in an attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore.[8] He was shot twice and was in a serious condition in a Lahore hospital.[9][10]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Players and Officials – Ahsan Raza". Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Profile – Ahsan Raza". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Ahsan Raza". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  4. ^ "List A Matches played by Ahsan Raza". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  5. ^ "Match Officials". International Cricket Council. Archived from the original on 1 February 2009. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  6. ^ "Ahsan Raza as Umpire in First-Class Matches". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  7. ^ Three umpires get PCB contracts ESPNCricinfo.com. Retrieved on 25-2-2012
  8. ^ "Pakistani umpire critically injured in Lahore attack". Sindh Today. 3 March 2009. Archived from the original on 6 March 2009. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  9. ^ "ICC condemns gun attack on Sri Lankan players". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 3 March 2009. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  10. ^ "In pictures: Pakistan readies for return of international cricket". BBC Sport. Retrieved 22 May 2015. 

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