Noor Ahmad is a leg spinner and a handy batsman who featured for Afghanistan team in U19 World Cup 2020 and 2022. He made his name first by performing in the 2020 edition and got contracts from franchises in Australian, Pakistan and Sri Lanka T20 leagues. He was the youngest player in 2020 IPL auction pool of players.
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|IPL Team ||Gujarat Titans|
Noor Ahmad helped the Afghanistan U19 team to reach World Cup 2022 semifinal by contributions in both departments of the game. These performances helped him to finally showcase his skills in the Indian Premier League. Prior to being bought by the Gujarat Titans franchise in IPL 2022 Auction, Noor Ahmad was a net bowler for the Chennai Super Kings team in IPL 2021.
|U19 World Cup 2022||6||10||3.81|
Noor has featured in various T20 leagues such as BBL, PSL, LPL, which has constituted his T20 experience. In 34 T20s, he has scalped 34 wickets. He has played 8 List A matches and picked up 16 wickets. He came into prominence, when he was the best performer of Afghanistan team in U19 World Cup 2022 with 99 runs and 10 wickets. He has played a single first class match in 2019 for his domestic team, Kabul region.
The impressive performances in T20 tournaments all around the world and U19 World Cup 2022, landed an IPL contract for Noor Ahmad with Gujarat Titans for a bid amount of 30 Lakhs in Indian Premier League 2022 Auction. Noor was the youngest overseas pick and will certainly be the future for Gujarat Titans due to his all round abilities in white ball cricket.
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Noor Ahmad is unmarried as of now.
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