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Wahab Riaz

Wahab Riaz

Born June 28, 1985
Lahore, Punjab
Age 31 Years, 0 Months, 27 Days
National Side Pakistan
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Left-arm fast
Batting Rank Test - NA, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA, T20I - NA
Bowling Rank Test - 37, ODI - 53, World Cup - 53, T20I - 79
Teams Played Pakistan, Essex, Hyderabad Hawks, Hyderabad Pakistan, Kent, Karachi Port Trust, Lahore Blues, Lahore Whites, Lahore Whites, Lahore Lions, Lahore Ravi, Lahore Shalimar, National Bank of Pakistan, Pakistan A, Punjab Stallions, Punjab Pakistan, Surrey, Pakistan, Ruhuna Royals, Rangpur Riders, Punjab Badshahs, Peshawar Zalmi
Man of the Match Test - 1, ODI - 1, World Cup - 1, T20I - 0, CL - 0,
Career Span 2010 - 2016, 2008 - 2016, 2011 - 2015, 2008 - 2016, 2014,

Built tall and powerfully, all of Oval witnessed Wahab Riaz’s impeccable display of control over swing on his Test debut in 2010 – reminiscent of fellow left-arm contemporary, Chaminda Vaas, which toppled the English-top order as the home side succumbed five times to the left-arm seamer. To pile on further misery, Riaz added another 27 as a night watchman to aid Pakistan to level spoils.

Wahab Riaz OVERLALL STATS

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s6sAvgS/RCtSt
Test 1623414927 v ENG001417.8437.4330
ODI 69511354654* v ZIM02442114.36 82.85200
World Cup 12829154* v ZIM0110215.1689.2150
T20I 2012410130* v NZ008312.62106.3140
CL 3211414* v KOL002014.0087.5030

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w5wAvgE/RS/R
Test 29471.3731582455/63 v ENG 7135.153.3562.86
ODI 68532.1192954945/46 v IND9131.425.5533.96
World Cup 121004526245/46 v IND2121.915.2625.00
T20I 2064.31535203/34 v NZ1026.758.2919.35
CL 31108521/25 v KOL0042.507.7233.00

Wahab Riaz AGAINST OPPOSITION

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/OR HS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Bangladesh 2 2 0 4 4 0 0 0 / 0 2.00 33.33 1 0
England 6 10 1 59 27 0 0 6 / 0 6.55 38.06 1 0
New Zealand 2 2 2 7 7* 0 0 1 / 0 - 35.00 1 0
South Africa 1 1 0 5 5 0 0 1 / 0 5.00 125.00 - -
Sri Lanka 3 5 0 58 17 0 0 5 / 1 11.60 35.36 0 0
West Indies 2 3 1 16 11* 0 0 1 / 0 8.00 37.20 0 0
Total 16 23 4 149 27 v ENG 0 0 14/1 5.53 50.66 3 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Bangladesh 4 72 13 239 7 3/55 2 / 0 34.14 3.31 61.71
England 11 192.3 29 655 17 5/63 1 / 1 38.52 3.40 67.94
New Zealand 4 52 9 169 4 3/38 1 / 0 42.25 3.25 78.00
South Africa 1 18 3 61 2 2/61 0 / 0 30.50 3.38 54.00
Sri Lanka 5 96 15 303 11 3/74 3 / 0 27.54 3.15 52.36
West Indies 4 41 4 155 4 1/25 0 / 0 38.75 3.78 61.50
Total 29 471.3 73 1582 45 3/74 v SL 7/1 35.28 3.38 62.59

ODI

World Cup

T20I

CL

Wahab Riaz LOCATION WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/R CtSt
Away 12 17 3 114 27 v ENG 0 0 10 / 1 8.14 33.33 2 0
Neutral 4 6 1 35 21 v ENG 0 0 4 / 0 7.00 62.50 1 0
Total 16 23 4 149 27 v ENG 0 0 14/1 7.57 47.92 3 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Away 22 345.3 53 1174 35 5/63 v ENG 6 / 1 33.54 3.39 59.22
Neutral 7 126 20 408 10 4/66 v ENG 1 / 0 40.80 3.23 75.60
Total 29 471.3 73 1582 45 4/66 v ENG 7/1 37.17 3.31 67.41

ODI

World Cup

T20I

CL

Wahab Riaz YEAR WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
2010 3 4 0 34 27 v ENG 0 0 4 / 0 8.50 33.66 - -
2011 4 5 3 23 11* v WI 0 0 2 / 0 11.50 36.50 1 0
2014 1 2 0 34 17 v SL 0 0 3 / 1 17.00 43.58 0 0
2015 7 10 1 58 21 v ENG 0 0 5 / 0 6.44 38.66 2 0
2016 1 2 0 0 0 v ENG 0 0 0 / 0 0.00 0.00 - -
Total 16 23 4 149 27 v ENG 0 0 14/1 8.69 30.48 3 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
2010 4 71.2 14 256 9 5/63 v ENG 0 / 1 28.44 3.58 47.55
2011 8 93 13 324 8 3/38 v NZ 1 / 0 40.50 3.48 69.75
2014 2 45 6 164 6 3/76 v SL 2 / 0 27.33 3.64 45.00
2015 13 231 39 725 20 4/66 v ENG 4 / 0 36.25 3.13 69.30
2016 2 31.1 1 113 2 1/46 v ENG 0 / 0 56.50 3.62 93.50
Total 29 471.3 73 1582 45 3/76 v SL 7/1 37.80 3.49 65.02

ODI

World Cup

T20I

CL

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
0(2) & 0(4) 1/67 & 1/46 v England Jul 14, 2016
0(2) & 21(27) 0/33 & 0/25 v England Nov 01, 2015
6(10) & DNB 4/66 & 1/78 v England Oct 22, 2015
2*(9) & 1(4) 3/125 & 0/20 v England Oct 13, 2015
4(21) & 6(11) 0/19 v Sri Lanka Jun 25, 2015

WAHAB RIAZ's profile

Built tall and powerfully, all of Oval witnessed Wahab Riaz’s impeccable display of control over swing on his Test debut in 2010 – reminiscent of fellow left-arm contemporary, Chaminda Vaas, which toppled the English-top order as the home side succumbed five times to the left-arm seamer. To pile on further misery, Riaz added another 27 as a night watchman to aid Pakistan to level spoils.

Prior to his debut triumph, Riaz had 5 outings in the ODI version in 2008, two of those being costly spells against neighbours India and Sri Lanka. Yet, he averaged two wickets per innings, with ample international exposure to improve upon on the domestic front. In a side still looking to fix a settled bowling attack, Riaz’s sharp pace remains into national contention.