Umar Akmal

Umar Akmal

Umar Akmal

Wicket-keeper Batsman

Born

26 May 1990 (age 28) Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Batting

Right-hand bat

Bowling

Right-arm off spin

Relations

Kamran Akmal (brother) Babar Azam (cousin)
Umar Akmal

256

Matched Played

Career

  • Total Matches 256
  • Role Wicket-keeper Batsman
  • National side Pakistan
  • Runs scored 10,090
  • Top score --------
  • Test 129
  • ODI 102*
  • T20I 94

Overview

Umar Akmal (Urdu: عمر اکمل‎; born 26 May 1990) is a Pakistani cricketer. He made his ODI debut on 1 August 2009 against Sri Lanka and made his Test debut against New Zealand on 23 November 2009. He is a right-handed batsman and a part-time spinner. Like his two brothers, Adnan and Kamran, Umar has kept wicket for the national team in many ODIs. His wife’s name is Noor Fatima.

He was announced as a Franchise Player for the inaugural Caribbean Premier League alongside Pakistani teammates Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik Domestically, he played for Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited for eleven years, before signing with United Bank Limited in August 2017.