Top 5 Emerging Players of Pakistan Cricket4 min read

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1. Fakhar Zaman

The left arm Batsman fakhar zaman belongs to Katlang, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

The young left arm made his debut in 2013 for Karachi Blues. At the age of 16 he joined Pak navy.

After a year, he switch to Cricket and made his debut in 2013.With his outstanding performances in first class cricket,he finally gets a chance in international Cricket .

Fakhar zaman ODI debut was against South Africa at Edgbaston in June 2017.

He has an average of 51 and strikes rate of 108.9 in ODI cricket whereas in T20 he is having a strike rate of 115.49. He has made 2 fifties and 1 hundred in the champions trophy and was the man of the match for his ton against India in Champions Trophy final.

2. Babar Azam

The young right arm Batsman is from a cricket background. He is the cousin of Akmal brothers. He was the captain of Pakistan cricket team U-19 in 2012.

Babar Azam made his ODI debut against Zimbabwe at Lahore on may31, 2013.whereas his T-20 debut was against England in 2016.

He has an average of   57.20 and a strike rate of 87 in ODI having 6 fifties and 7 hundreds in just 33 matches. He has an average of 54 and a strike rate of 125.94 in T-20.

Baber azam is the only player to make 5 consecutive tons on a same ground.

3. Hasan Ali

The young right arm medium fast bowler made his debut in domestic cricket against the Karachi kings in the first edition of Pakistan super league.

Hasan Ali was selected as the emerging player for the zalmi. He was the second highest wicket taker in the PSL first edition.

With his great temperament and outstanding performance in the PSL first edition, he made his name to the Pakistan cricket team.

His ODI debut was against Ireland in 2016.whereas his T-20 debut was against England on sept 2016.He has a two five wicket hauls against Australia and West Indians and got 46 wickets in ODI with a bowling average of 22.17.

4. Shadab Khan

The right arm mysterious leg spinner Shadab khan made his ODI and T-20 debut in 2016 against West Indians.

Shadab Khan is the most economical bowler as his economical stats was brilliant in his debut match against West Indians. He has a googly that is very hard to be detected .He was also a part of Pakistan cricket team in the champions trophy that was held in early 2017.

His best bowling record in ODI and T-20 is 3/47 and 4/14. He also surprised his fans with the bat by getting a half-century against Sri Lanka in a match in Dubai.

5. Rumman Raees

Rumman Raees is famous for his silent killer celebration and has a very good slow ball. Ruman raees has ability to bowl some perfect Yorkers and in swinging slow balls .

Rumman Raees was selected as an emerging player for the Islamabad united in the Second edition of the Pakistan super League.

The Right arm fast medium bowler made his on June 2017 against England as a replacement of Wahab Riaz who got injured .

He took 2 wickets in his first debut match against England. His T20 debut was against WorldXI in 2017.


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Written by Saleef Shah

Saleef Shah is the founder of Pakistan Top Stories, a Pakistani-based, multi-platform media, and entertainment company. That allows users to Discover and Create content on our Easy Frontend Submission.


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