Fakhar Zaman

Personal Information

Full Name
Fakhar Zaman

DOB
April 10, 1990

Place of Birth
Mardan, KPK

Current Age
32 Years

Playing Role
Batsman

Batting style
Left-hand bat

Bowling Style

Current PSL Team
Lahore Qalandars

Fakhar Zaman is an international cricketer from Pakistan who plays for national side as well as domestic sides. He generally plays as an opener or at one down position. He is also an well known hitter in the team.

Career Information

Teams

  • Pakistan
  • Abbottabad
  • Abbottabad Falcons
  • Brisbane Heat
  • Comilla Victorians
  • Danube Lions
  • Glamorgan
  • Habib Bank Limited
  • Karachi Blues
  • Karachi Dolphins
  • Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
  • Lahore Qalandars
  • Pakhtoons
  • Pakistan A
  • Pakistan Navy
  • Peshawar

Domestic Career

He started playing domestic cricket for team Karachi from 2012. He also played for different departments and Pakistan Navy team during that time. He left Navy job after that to continue his career in cricket. He continued his journey after that and became second highest run scorer of Pakistan Cup 2016. Fakhar also performed well during the Quaid-e-Azam trophy 2016-17.

He was selected by Lahore Qalandars to play in second edition of PSL 2017. He was in radar of then coach of Pakistan team Mickey Arthur and eventually he got selected in the national side also.

In 2017 August , he got selected in Durban Qalandars’ squad for the inaugural season of T20 Global League. In 2019 July, Fakhar was included in Rotterdam Rhinos team for the first edition of Euro T20 Slam cricket tournament. In 2021 January, he got selected in KPK’s squad for Pakistan Cup 2020–21.

International Career

He made his T20 international debut against West Indies in March 2017. He was then selected in Pakistan’s squad for ICC Champions trophy 2017 and made his ODI debut in that tournament. During the final of Champions trophy, he played exceptional knock and scored his first ODI century.

In 2018 April, he was selected in Pakistan’s squad for series against England and Ireland but wasn’t given a chance to play. In July that year, he scored 91 runs against Australia to help the Pakistan team in winning the title. In the match against Zimbabwe, he scored 210 not out and became the first Pakistani batter to score double century in the ODI. He is also the batsman to score fastest 1,000 runs in ODI, just in 18 innings.

Fakhar Zaman got selected in Pakistan’s squad for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Before the start of tournament, the team played against England where he scored 138 runs, which was the highest score of a Pakistani batsman against England at that time.

In 2021 April, in a match against South Africa, he scored 193 runs which was the highest score by a batsman during the chase. He was named in the ICC Men’s ODI team of the year for 2021. He was also a part of Pakistan’s team for ICC T20 Cricket World Cup 2021 and Asia Cup 2022.

Fakhar Zaman PSL Salary

Fakhar Zaman’s PSL salary is Rs. 3 Crore per season. He also earns by playing in different domestic leagues. He is also an PCB contract holder.

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Fakhar Zaman PSL Stats

PSL

SeasonTeamMatRHS4s6sOMRWSR
PSL 2 2017LQ817756196205112
PSL 3 2018LQ31289411800000
PSL 4 2019LQ10285653310302100
PSL 5 2020LQ1232563361000000
PSL 6 2021LQ1028783261100000
PSL 7 2022LQ13588106532000000