Rashid Khan Arman
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September 20, 1998
Afghanistan, Comilla Victorians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Band-e-Amir Dragons, Adelaide Strikers, Sussex, Kabul Zwanan, Durban Heat, Afghanistan Under-19, Quetta Gladiators, Boost Defenders
Rashid Khan is an Afghan professional cricketer, who plays for Afghanistan cricket team since 2015. He represents Band-e-Amir team in first-class cricket and plays for Adelaide Strikers in Twenty20 franchise. Rashid is a spinner; he bowls in right-arm leg-break style and occasionally bats right-handedly as a lower-order batsman in the team. He currently captains the Afghanistan national cricket team in T20I format and appears in all format of the game.
Apart from Twenty20 and first-class tournaments, Rashid also plays for super league franchise like BPL, IPL, APL, MSL, etc. He started his professional cricket career at a very early age and trained himself as a skilled bowler idolizing Shahid Afridi as his inspiration.
He made his international debut through an ODI match in 2015 and gradually accomplished his debut game for all formats consecutively within 3 years. Currently, he is making his World Cup debut in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
His bowling skills are threatening for any batsman, especially for his accurate googly. In addition, he maintains a stump-to-stump line precisely with his googly expertise, which made him a perfect spinner from every aspect. Besides a great spinner, Rashid is also considered an amazing athletic-fielder and a stable lower-order batsman in need. These qualities made this young talent of Afghanistan an asset for his team.
(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 Queen’s Sports Club Stadium Vs Zimbabwe on 18th of October in 2015
Last ODI: at County Ground Stadium Vs Australia on 1st of June in 2019
Debut T20I Match: at Queen’s Sport’s Club Stadium Vs Zimbabwe on 26th of October in 2015
Last T20I Match: at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium Vs Ireland on 24th of February in 2019
Debut IPL Match: at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium Vs Bangalore on 15th of April in 2017
Last IPL Match: at Dr. Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDA Cricket Stadium on 8th May in 2019
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