Rahat Ali

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Rahat Ali
راحت على
Personal information
Full nameRahat Ali
Born (1988-09-12) 12 September 1988 (age 30)
Multan, Punjab, Pakistan
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
BattingRight-handed
BowlingLeft-arm fast-medium
RoleBowler
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 211)1 February 2013 v South Africa
Last Test12 May 2018 v Ireland
ODI debut (cap 189)9 June 2012 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI26 July 2015 v Sri Lanka
ODI shirt no.90
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2001/02Punjab cricket team
KRL cricket team
2007–2015Multan Tigers
2017Karachi Kings
2018Quetta Gladiators
2019Lahore Qalanders
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 21 4 46 17
Runs scored 94 0 205 34
Batting average 9.50 6.40 16.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0
Top score 35* 0* 35* 12*
Balls bowled 2494 24 7,635 717
Wickets 58 5 173 14
Bowling average 39 21.57 43.28
5 wickets in innings 2 0 9 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 6/127 3/40 6/62 3/58
Catches/stumpings 2/– 0/– 14/– 2/–
Source: ESPNCricinfo, 10 December 2013

Rahat Ali (Punjabi: راحت على; born 12 September 1988) is a Pakistani cricketer who represents Pakistan cricket team. He is a left-arm fast-medium bowler and bats right handed. Rahat belongs to a PCB registered club of Multan, PCC (Pioneers Cricket Club) He has represented Multan Tigers, Khan Research Laboratories; and Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited. He has selected for One Day International (ODI) series against Sri Lanka in 2012.[1][2]

Rahat Ali made his test debut against South Africa on 1 February 2013. Rahat Ali bowls with a side-on action and is capable of maintaining speeds around 140 km/h, but he insists his focus is more on swing. A left-arm fast bowler, he took to serious cricket during his first year of college, playing for Multan Cricket Club. Rahat Ali has often been a consistent member of the Pakistan test squad.

In August 2018, he was one of thirty-three players to be awarded a central contract for the 2018–19 season by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).[3][4] In March 2019, he was named in Sindh's squad for the 2019 Pakistan Cup.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mohammad Sami and Faisal Iqbal recalled". ESPNCricinfo. 28 January 2012. Retrieved 28 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Sri Lanka v Pakistan – Pakistan One-Day Squad". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 11 May 2012.
  3. ^ "PCB Central Contracts 2018–19". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 6 August 2018.
  4. ^ "New central contracts guarantee earnings boost for Pakistan players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Federal Areas aim to complete hat-trick of Pakistan Cup titles". Pakistan Cricket Board. Retrieved 25 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Pakistan Cup one-day cricket from April 2". The International News. Retrieved 25 March 2019.

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