Mohammad Shahzad Mohammadi
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January 31, 1988
Wicketkeeper Right-handed batsman
Afghanistan, Boost Defenders, Band-e-Amir Dragons, Kabul Eagles, Speen Ghar Tigers, Rangpur Riders, Chittagong Vikings, Pakita Panthers, Habib Bank Limited, Peshawar Zalmi, Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club
Mohammad Shahzad is an Afghan professional cricketer, who plays from the national side of Afghanistan since 2009. He used to play for Boost Defenders and Band-e-Amir both teams in first-class cricket at domestic level. Apart from that, he also plays for several Super League franchises for different countries like BPL, APL, PSL, etc. Shahzad is a wicketkeeper-batsman and plays as an opening right-handed batsman in all formats of the game.
After playing a few first-class matches, Shahzad got a chance to represent the national team of Afghanistan in 2008 international cricket tournament. After this, he played for Afghanistan in 2009 Cricket World Cup Qualifier match and led his squad to gain the ODI status in world cricket with his glorious innings. He has been a regular member of the national cricket team of Afghanistan since then.
He is an adept top-order batsman with power hitting style and played numbers of first-class, List-A, Super Leagues, Premier Leagues, and Twenty20 matches in his career, besides international tournaments. He was named in the Afghanistan team for 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup.
(as Compiled by Madhushree Das Ghosh)
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Debut Test Match: at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium Vs India on 14th of June in 2018
Last Test Match: at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium Vs Ireland on 15th of March in 2019
Debut ODI Match: at VRA Ground Stadium Vs Netherlands on 30th of August in 2009
Last ODI: at Civil Service Cricket Club Stadium Vs Ireland on 21st of May in 2019
Debut T20I Match: at P Sara Oval Stadium Vs Ireland on 1st of February in 2010
Last T20I Match: at Bready Cricket Club Stadium Vs Ireland on 22nd of August in 2018
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