Personal information
Full name Rashid Khan Arman
Born 20 September 1998 (age 22)
Nangarhar, Afghanistan
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm leg break
Role Bowler
International information
National side
  • Afghanistan (2015–present)
Test debut (cap 9) 14 June 2018 v India
Last Test 10 March 2021 v Zimbabwe
ODI debut (cap 36) 18 October 2015 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI 26 January 2021 v Ireland
T20I debut (cap 27) 26 October 2015 v Zimbabwe
Last T20I 20 March 2021 v Zimbabwe
Domestic team information
Years Team
2016–2017 Comilla Victorians
2017–present Sunrisers Hyderabad
2017 Guyana Amazon Warriors
2017–present Band-e-Amir Dragons
2017/18–present Adelaide Strikers
2018–2019 Sussex (squad no. 1)
2018 Kabul Zwanan
2018 Durban Heat
2021 Lahore Qalandars
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI T20I T20
Matches 5 74 51 252
Runs scored 106 1,008 179 1,078
Batting average 15.14 20.57 13.76 12.11
100s/50s 0/1 0/5 0/0 0/1
Top score 51 60* 33 56*
Balls bowled 1,534 3,732 1,158 5,797
Wickets 34 140 95 350
Bowling average 22.35 18.57 12.63 17.37
5 wickets in innings 4 4 2 2
10 wickets in match 2 0 0 0
Best bowling 7/137 7/18 5/3 5/3
Catches/stumpings 0/– 25/– 20/– 77/–

Early life

Rashid Khan turned into born in 1998 in Nangarhar, Japanese Afghanistan. He hails from Jalalabad, and has ten siblings. Whilst he become nonetheless younger, his circle of relatives fled the afghan warfare and lived in Pakistan for “a few years”. They later again to Afghanistan, resuming their regular existence with Rashid continuing his education. Rashid grew up gambling cricket along with his brothers and idolised Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi, from whom he stylised his bowling action.

International career

He made his someday worldwide (ODI) debut for Afghanistan against Zimbabwe on 18 October 2015. He made his twenty20 global (t20i) debut, additionally in opposition to Zimbabwe, on 26 October.[25]

On 10 march 2017, khan took his maiden T20i 5-wicket haul at the second T20i against Ireland. His figures of 5 wickets for three runs is the satisfactory bowling performance by way of an afghan cricket in a T20i and the joint fourth-great figures in all T20is. He became the first participant to take a 5-wicket haul in overs in a T20i suit. Afghanistan gained the fit and Rashid and Najeeb Tarakai shared the person of the fit award.

Within the ODI series against Ireland, along with Paul Stirling, they have become the first pair of bowlers from distinct teams to each take six wickets within the equal ODI.

On nine June, he took his 2nd ODI 5-wicket haul, finishing with figures of seven wickets for 18 runs against the west indies at Gros islet. It changed into the fourth first-rate ODI bowling figures and primary by using an accomplice country cricketer to take 7 wickets. Afghanistan defended its total of 212 runs and won the fit by means of sixty three runs, and khan become adjudged man of the suit.

In January 2018, the worldwide cricket council (ICC) named him as the companion cricketer of the yr. The subsequent month, he became named as the stand-in captain of the Afghanistan crew for the 2018 cricket international cup qualifier tournament, while Afghanistan’s normal captain, Asgard Stanikzai, recovered from having his appendix eliminated. In February 2018, the ICC named khan as one of the ten Gamers to watch beforehand of the 2018 cricket international cup qualifier event.

In April 2018, he was named within the relaxation of the world xi squad for the only-off t20i towards the west indies, which turned into played at lord’s on 31 may 2018. In February 2019, within the 1/3 T20i healthy towards Eire, he took a hat-trick and 4 wickets with 4 balls.



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