Aftab Ahmed (cricketer, born 1967)

Aftab Ahmed
Personal information
Full nameAftab Ahmed
Born (1967-05-17) 17 May 1967 (age 50)
Batting styleRight-handed
Bowling styleRight-arm medium
International information
National side
  • Denmark
Domestic team information
Career statistics
CompetitionList A
Runs scored315
Batting average24.23
Top score94
Balls bowled156
Bowling average48.33
5 wickets in innings-
10 wickets in match-
Best bowling2/46
Source: CricketArchive, 16 January 2011


Not to end up being confused using the Danish cricketer from the same name who was simply given birth to in 1990. Resource: CricketArchive, 16 January 2011 Aftab Ahmed (given birth to 17 Might 1967) is a Pakistani-born past Danish cricketer. Ahmed is usually a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm moderate pace. Ahmed produced his debut for Denmark in an agreeable against holland at Schiedam. He performed two matches later on in 1989 against the Australians who have been returning using their tour of Britain. The following 12 months he produced his ICC Trophy debut in the 1990 ICC Trophy that was kept in holland, playing his 1st match for the reason that competition against Gibraltar. He produced five further looks for the reason that year’s competition, rating 70 operates with a higher rating of 34. He following made an appearance in the ICC Trophy when he performed in the 1994 ICC Trophy in Kenya, producing eight appearances through the competition. rating 116 operates at typically 16.57, with a higher rating of 61. This rating was his just half hundred years in the competition and arrived against Hong Kong. In 1999, Denmark were invited to be a part of British county cricket’s domestic one-tournament, the NatWest Trophy, with Denmark making its inaugural appearance in List A cricket in the tournament against the Kent Cricket Panel, with Ahmed playing for the reason that match and scoring 4 runs before being dismissed by Andy Tutt. The next year he performed for Denmark in the 2000 ICC Rising Nations Competition in Zimbabwe, producing five List A performances against Zimbabwe A, holland, Scotland, Ireland and Kenya. He have scored 57 operates in his five fits, at typically 11.40 and with a higher rating of 21. He produced an additional List A appearance afterwards in the entire year in the 2000 NatWest Trophy against the Durham Cricket Panel, with Ahmed getting go out for 94 in the Denmark’s innings of 218 all out. Not surprisingly, Denmark dropped by 5 wickets. He also captained the group for the very first time with this match, inheriting the captaincy from Morten Andersen. He later on took component in the 2001 ICC Trophy in Canada, building nine appearances through the tournament. This is his most effective ICC Trophy, with Ahmed rating 280 works at typically 40.00, with a higher rating of 86 not out, that was his only fifty percent century from the tournament and came against Ireland. He produced an additional List A appearance for Denmark later on in 2001, against Suffolk in the very first round from the 2002 Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy, that was performed in 2001 in order to avoid fixture congestion in the next season. He produced an additional List A appearance in 2002, against the Leicestershire Cricket Table in the very first round from the 2003 Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy, performed towards the same set up of the prior seasons first circular matches. Once more captaining the group, Ahmed documented his second List A fifty percent century having a rating of 77 in Denmark’s total of 249, before he was dismissed by Neil Pullen. His last List A appearance for Denmark in the British limited-overs tournament arrived in 2003 against Wales Small Counties in the very first round from the 2004 Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy, where period the captaincy experienced exceeded to Soren Vestergaard. Ahmed performed in his 4th and last ICC Trophy in the 2005 ICC Trophy in Ireland. This competitions matches, unlike prior tournaments, have been afforded List A position with the International Cricket Council. He performed four matches through the competition, against Uganda, the United Arab Emirates, Ireland, and holland, that was his last List A appearance. He have scored just 41 operates in his four fits, which emerged at typically 13.66. Altogether, Ahmed produced fourteen List A performances for Denmark in his profession, scoring 315 operates at typically 24.23, with a higher rating of 94. Using the ball, he got 3 wickets at a bowling ordinary of 48.33, with best figures of 2/46.