|Full name||Rahmat Shah Zurmatai|
6 July 1993|
|Bowling||Right-arm leg break|
|Only Test (cap 8)||14 June 2018 v India|
|ODI debut (cap 29)||6 March 2013 v Scotland|
|Last ODI||25 September 2018 v India|
|ODI shirt no.||8|
|Domestic team information|
|2013/14-2014/15||Mohammedan Sporting Club|
|2017||Mis Ainak Region|
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 25 September 2018
Rahmat Shah Zurmatai (Pashto: رحمت شاه زرمتی) (born 6 July 1993) is an Afghan cricketer who bats right-handed and bowls part-time leg-breaks and googly. He was one of the eleven cricketers to play in Afghanistan's first ever Test match, against India, in June 2018.
He was named in a number of first-class and One-Day International squads for Afghanistan. He has played List A cricket for Afghanistan against Pakistan A and other domestic teams like Faisalabad and Rawalpindi. He made his Twenty20 debut for Band-e-Amir Dragons in the 2017 Shpageeza Cricket League on 12 September 2017.
In July 2018, he was the leading run-scorer for Mis Ainak Region in the 2018 Ghazi Amanullah Khan Regional One Day Tournament, with 258 runs in five matches. He was also the leading wicket-taker for the team in the tournament, with eight dimissals in five matches.
T20 franchise career
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