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Sultan Ahmed (born June 18, 1977 in Karachi) is a Pakistan-born Omani cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and Wicketkeeper. He has made several appearances as a batsman in the 2005 ICC Trophy, and has also played first-class cricket and List A cricket for Karachi teams. He was the captain of Oman team when they qualified for ICC T20 World Cup 2016 which is to be played in India in March-April.[1] He made his Twenty20 International debut for Oman against Afghanistan in the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament on 25 July 2015.[2]

Sultan Ahmed
Personal information
Full nameSultan Ahmed
Born (1977-06-18) 18 June 1977 (age 42)
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
BattingRight-handed
RoleWicket-keeper
International information
National side
  • Oman (2004–present)
T20I debut (cap 9)25 July 2015 v Afghanistan
Last T20I9 March 2016 v Ireland
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1999–2000Karachi Whites
2000Karachi Blues
Career statistics
Competition T20I FC LA T20
Matches 8 9 20 25
Runs scored 85 146 451 215
Batting average 14.16 16.22 26.52 16.53
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/3 0/0
Top score 37* 40 63 37*
Catches/stumpings 10/3 26/4 10/6 22/15
Source: CricketArchive, 10 March 2016

In January 2018, he was named as captain of Oman's squad for the 2018 ICC World Cricket League Division Two tournament.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sultan Ahmed". www.cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 2010-03-13.
  2. ^ "ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, 5th place play-off: Afghanistan v Oman at Dublin, Jul 25, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Cricket: Three debutants in Oman squad for WCL Division 2". Times of Oman. Retrieved 9 January 2018.

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