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Usman

Khawaja

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

RUNS
5392
AVERAGE
40.24

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

AGE
27
HEIGHT
177cmCM
BORN

Islamabad, Pakistan

COUNTRY

STATE

NSW

NSW
LOCAL CLUB

Valley

Bio

Born in Pakistan, qualified pilot Usman Khawaja became the first Muslim to play for Australia when he made his debut in the 2011 Sydney Test.

He looked comfortable making scores of 37 and 21, which was a sight for the sore eyes of Australian fans, who had been forced to suffer through England’s successful Ashes campaign that summer.

With his international career having stalled slightly following that much-hyped debut, Khawaja decided for a sea change and moved from NSW to Queensland at the start of the 2012-13 season. 

A stylish left-hander, Khawaja has been in and out of Australia’s Test and one-day sides, much to the frustration of fans who have long identified the classy top-order batsman as a player of the future.

MATCHES
9
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
419
BEST BATTING
65
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
377
INNINGS
17
NOT OUTS
2
AVERAGE
25.13
100s
0
50s
2
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
3
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
199
BEST BATTING
8
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
14
INNINGS
3
NOT OUTS
1
AVERAGE
7
100s
0
50s
0
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
85
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
214
BEST BOWLING
1-21
Batting
RUNS
5392
INNINGS
148
NOT OUTS
14
AVERAGE
40.24
100s
13
50s
29
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
98
ECONOMY
3.92
S/R
150
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
31
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
166
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
1703
INNINGS
31
NOT OUTS
1
AVERAGE
56.77
100s
6
50s
9
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0

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