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Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami
QUICK FACTS
  • Nick Name: NULL
    Batting Style: Right Handed
  • DOB: 9th Mar 1990
    Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
  • TEAM:
  • India, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Daredevils, Bengal
CAREER STATS
BATTING & FIELDING
Mat Inns NO Runs Avge HS BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 19 25 8 198 11.65 51* 307 64.5 0 1 24 5 4 0
ODIs 47 22 12 109 10.9 25 125 87.2 0 0 7 6 16 0
T20is 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First Class 37 50 13 428 11.57 51* 761 56.24 0 1 47 11 10 0
List A 74 41 15 255 9.81 26 264 96.59 0 0 21 13 28 0
T20s 52 14 8 19 3.17 5 34 55.88 0 0 0 0 11 0
BOWLING
Mat Inns Balls Mdns Runs Wkts Avge Eco SR BBI 4w 5w 10
Tests 19 36 3688 92 2226 66 33.73 3.62 55.88 5/47 4 4 0
ODIs 47 46 2345 26 2166 87 24.9 5.54 26.95 4/35 5 5 0
T20is 6 6 124 0 204 8 25.5 9.87 15.5 3/38 0 0 0
First Class 37 68 7347 246 4102 137 29.94 3.35 53.63 7/79 9 9 2
List A 74 73 3677 35 3271 137 23.88 5.34 26.84 4/25 8 8 0
T20s 52 52 1053 2 1376 60 22.93 7.84 17.55 4/24 1 1 0
PROFILE

Mohammed Shami, the Uttar Pradesh-born Bengal pacer who can swing both the old and the new ball, is among the rare breed of Indian bowlers who can consistently bowl at 140kph. In his maiden domestic season in 2010, he was more of a short format bowler, picking up 14 wickets from eight matches in the domestic T20 tournament. However, a terrific Ranji Trophy season in 2012-13, where he picked up 28 wickets from five matches including two ten-wicket hauls, led to him being fast-tracked into the national squad although he had played very little first-class cricket. Shami made his One-Day International debut against Pakistan in January 2013 and impressed immediately with a spell of 9-4-23-1. He had a dream Test debut later that year against the visiting West Indies side, picking up nine wickets for 118 runs, the most by an Indian pacer on debut, but wayward bowling on occasions has hampered his progress. Shami played for Kolkata Knight Riders for three seasons starting 2011, before Delhi Daredevils picked him up in 2014. 

  • Last Updated: 22nd Feb 2016
  • Author: Karthik Lakshmanan
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