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Aftab Alam

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Full Name: Aftab Alam
Born: November 30 1992 , Nangarhar
Country: Afghanistan
ODI debut: Afghanistan v Canada, Sharjah, Feb 16 2010
T20 debut: Afghanistan v Ireland, Dubai (DSC), Mar 24 2012
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium-fast


Aftab is yet to fulfil his potential as a bowler for Afghanistan's national side though the signs are there. He was Afghanistan's leading wicket-taker at the 2010 Under-19 World Cup, having progressed all the way through the youth system, and has started to make a name for himself in the full side. His burgeoning potential was rewarded with a place in the 2015 World Cup squad and he responded with impressive performances against Scotland and Ireland.

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