Asad Shafiq



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11/06/27  Full name: Asad Shafiq

Born: January 28, 1986, Karachi, Sind

Current age 25 years 60 days

Major teams: Pakistan, Karachi Blues, Karachi Dolphins, Karachi Whites, Karachi Whites, Karachi Zebras, North West Frontier Province, North West Frontier Province Panthers, Pakistan A, Pakistan Cricket Academy, Sind, Sind Dolphins

Playing role: Middle-order batsman

Batting style: Right-hand bat

Bowling style: Legbreak

Fielding position: Wicketkeeper

A right-hand top order batsman, Asad Shafiq is a product of the Karachi tape ball circuit. He stormed the first-class scene in his debut season in 2007-08, scoring a double-hundred.

He fell short of thousand runs that season, but attained the milestone two seasons later, when he scored 1244 runs in 12 games at 49.76. He made an impact as a limited-overs player in 2008-09, when he scored 379 runs in seven games at 54.14.