Hashim Amla (South Africa)

Hashim Amla
Full Name:Hashim Amla
Date of birth:31 / 03 / 1983
Country:South Africa
Role:Batsman
Batting style:Right-hand
Bowling style:Right arm medium

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Career summary

- Test debut v India at Kolkata - Nov 28-Dec 2, 2004

- ODI debut v Bangladesh at Chittagong in March 2008

- The first South African of Indian descent to reach the international level.

- A devout Muslim who has logos advertising alcoholic products removed from his playing equipment.

- Remains a strong candidate to become South Africa's second non-white Test captain after Ashwell Prince.

- February 2010 saw him in fine form during South Africa's tour of India. In three Tests he hit scores of 253 not out, 114 and 123 not out.

- Amla hit 402 in the five match ODI series with the West Indies later that year as South Africa completed a 5-0 whitewash.

- He ended 2010 with an ODI average of 75.57 and a strike rate of 104.23 after five centuries and four fifties.

- In November 2011 he hit two centuries in the Test series with Australia. There was only one other hundred in the entire series.

Test Matches

Batting
Career Span:2004-2014
Matches:79
Innings:137
Not Outs:12
Runs:6415
Highest Score:311
Average:51.32
50s:27
100s:21
Ducks:7
Pairs:0
Caught Out:69
Stumped Out:3
Bowling
Innings Bowled:5
Overs:9.0
Maidens:0
Runs Conceded:37
Wickets:0
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:0.0
Economy Rate:4.11
Best bowling in Innings:0/4

ODI Matches

Batting
Career Span:2008-2014
Matches:95
Innings:92
Not Outs:7
Runs:4621
Highest Score:150
Average:54.36
50s:25
100s:15
Ducks:2
Pairs:0
Caught Out:52
Stumped Out:1
Bowling
Innings Bowled:1
Overs:0.1
Maidens:0
Runs Conceded:0
Wickets:0
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:0.0
Economy Rate:0.0
Best bowling in Innings:0/0