Azmatullah Omarzai

Afghanistan
Age
March 24, 2000 (21 years)
Role
All Rounder
Birth Place
Batting Style
Right Handed
Nationality
Afghanistan
Bowling Style
Right-arm medium fast

Azmatullah Omarzai is an Afghanistan-born all-rounder who currently plays for Kabul Eagles and Speen Ghar Region in domestic tournaments. He is a right-handed batsman and bowls right-arm medium-fast. He is widely regarded as a successor of Mohammad Nabi in international cricket.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
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-
-
Bowling
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Team played

Afghanistan Under-19, Afghanistan, Afghanistan Emerging, Speen Ghar Region, Mis Ainak Region, Amo Region, Band-e-Amir Dragons, Kabul Eagles, Paktia Panthers

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
ODI
6
3
1
67
42
33.5
70
95.71
0
0
5
2
T20I
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0
Test
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI Econ Avg SR 4W 5W 10W
ODI
6
1
24
24
0
-
6
-
-
0
0
0
T20I
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
Test
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0

Omarzai took 3 wickets for 52 on his List A debut and scored 23 runs in a losing cause against Amo Region for Mis Ainak Region. He made his first-class debut for Mis Ainak Region in March 2018. In 5 first-class games, he has scored 149 runs at an average of 49.66 and has taken 16 wickets at an average of 20.43.

Omarzai was picked up by selectors in Afghanistan’s U-19 team for ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018. He scored 99 runs in 4 games at an average of 33 and a strike rate of 167.79. He also took 5 wickets at an average of 20.60 and an economy of 6.1. He scored 66 runs in 23 balls against Australia U-19 in the quarterfinal and was awarded Man of the Match. 

Omarzai won the Player of the Tournament award in the 2020 Shpageeza Cricket League (SCL) which he shared with Karim Janat. He scored 187 runs in 7 games at an average of 62.33 and a strike rate of 152.03. He also took 6 wickets at an average of 30.33 and an economy of 6.57. 

Omarzai was a part of the Afghanistan T20I squad touring Ireland in 2020 but didn’t get a chance to star in the final 11.