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Mohammad Naveed (born 3 June 1987) is an Emirati cricketer.[1] He made his One Day International (ODI) debut for the United Arab Emirates against Afghanistan on 2 May 2014.[2] He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut against Scotland in the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament on 9 July 2015.[3] In January 2019, he captained the UAE for the first time in an ODI, in their home series against Nepal.[4]

Mohammad Naveed
Personal information
Full nameMohammad Naveed
Born (1987-06-03) 3 June 1987 (age 32)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm medium
RoleBowler
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 51)2 May 2014 v Afghanistan
Last ODI16 April 2019 v Zimbabwe
T20I debut (cap 15)9 July 2015 v Scotland
Last T20I16 March 2019 v United States
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 39 28 7 80
Runs scored 397 176 29 654
Batting average 16.54 12.57 4.14 14.53
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/1
Top score 45 27* 17 56
Balls bowled 1,938 616 1,012 3,878
Wickets 53 35 16 114
Bowling average 33.15 18.22 35.25 28.06
5 wickets in innings 1 0 0 1
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 5/28 3/14 4/78 5/28
Catches/stumpings 6/– 4/– 2/– 11/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 12 June 2019

CareerEdit

In January 2018, he was named in the United Arab Emirates' squad for the 2018 ICC World Cricket League Division Two tournament.[5]

On 4 March 2018, in the United Arab Emirates' match against Papua New Guinea in the 2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier, he took his first five-wicket haul in an ODI.[6] The United Arab Emirates won the match by 56 runs, and Naveed was named the man of the match.[7] On 22 March 2018, in the United Arab Emirates' final match of the Cricket World Cup Qualifier, against Zimbabwe, Naveed took three wickets for 40 runs, and he was again named the man of the match.[8] On 3 June 2018, he was selected to play for the Toronto Nationals in the players' draft for the inaugural edition of the Global T20 Canada tournament.[9][10]

In August 2018, he was named in the United Arab Emirates' squad for the 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier tournament.[11] In September 2018, he was named in Kandahar's squad in the first edition of the Afghanistan Premier League tournament.[12]

In December 2018, he was named in the United Arab Emirates' team for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup.[13]

In January 2019, he was named as the captain of the United Arab Emirates' ODI squad for their series against Nepal.[14] This was after the UAE's regular captain, Rohan Mustafa, was suspended by the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) for breaching the ECB's Player's Code of Conduct, with Naveed named as captain in his place.[15][16]

In June 2019, he was selected to play for the Montreal Tigers franchise team in the 2019 Global T20 Canada tournament.[17]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mohammad Naveed". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 28 November 2014.
  2. ^ "4th Match, Asian Cricket Council Premier League at Kuala Lumpur, May 2 2014". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  3. ^ "ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, 1st Match, Group B: Scotland v United Arab Emirates at Edinburgh, Jul 9, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 July 2015.
  4. ^ "UAE captain Mohammed Naveed leads by example in three-wicket win over Nepal". The National. Retrieved 25 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Six teams vying for the final two spots in ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 29 January 2018.
  6. ^ "Naveed battles through the pain to help UAE defeat Papua New Guinea in World Cup Qualifier opener". The National. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  7. ^ "Group A, ICC World Cup Qualifiers at Harare, Mar 4 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  8. ^ "32nd Match, Super Sixes, ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier at Harare, Mar 22 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Global T20 Canada: Complete Squads". SportsKeeda. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
  10. ^ "Global T20 Canada League – Full Squads announced". CricTracker. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
  11. ^ "Emirates Cricket Board officially announces team to represent the UAE in the Asia Cup Qualifiers 2018". Emirates Cricket Board. Retrieved 18 August 2018.
  12. ^ "Afghanistan Premier League 2018 – All you need to know from the player draft". CricTracker. Retrieved 10 September 2018.
  13. ^ "Emirates Cricket Board announce team that will represent the UAE in Asia Cricket's Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2018". Emirates Cricket Board. Retrieved 3 December 2018.
  14. ^ "Emirates Cricket Board announces team to represent the UAE in upcoming ODI tri-match-series against Nepal". Emirates Cricket Board. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  15. ^ "Three UAE players suspended for eight weeks from international cricket". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 December 2018.
  16. ^ "Familiar Naveed to lead UAE against Nepal in ODI, Twenty20 Series". Cricketing Nepal. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  17. ^ "Global T20 draft streamed live". Canada Cricket Online. Retrieved 20 June 2019.

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