Imam ul Haq is a Pakistani cricket player who was born on 15 December 1995 at Lahore in Punjab province of Pakistan. He is a left-handed batsman and a top order player for his team. He is the nephew of the former Pakistani cricket icon, Inzamam ul Haq. On his debut in One Day Internationals, he became the second batsman in the history of Pakistan to score a century in his debut match.
Imam ul Haq made his Test debut against Ireland on 11 May 2018. It was the first test of Ireland and Imam ul Haq scored 7 runs in the first innings and 74 runs in the second innings of the match. The match was won by Pakistan by 5 wickets.
Imam ul Haq made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on 18 October 2017 at Abu Dhabi. He scored a century in that match, becoming the second player from Pakistan (after Saleem Elahi) to score a century in the debut match. Pakistan won the match by 7 wickets and Imam ul Haq was named as Man of the Match.
Imam ul Haq has scored 1153 runs in 24 ODIs at an average of 54.90 which is a great figure by all standards. He has scored 5 centuries and 5 half centuries with his top score being 128 runs.
Imam ul Haq also holds the record for the highest first wicket partnership for Pakistan with 304 runs coming for the partnership. He achieved this alongside Fakhar Zaman in the fourth ODI against Zimbabwe 20 July 2018.
In Test matches, he has scored 483 runs in 10 matches at an average of 28.41 which is somewhat below average in international cricket. However, he has scored three half-centuries in Tests which makes him a promising player for his team.
Imam ul Haq has scored a double century for Habib Bank Limited in the Final match of the 2016-2017 Quaid e Azam Trophy.
Imam ul Haq is a member of the Pakistan Super League and has played for two franchise teams in the league, that is Lahore Lions from 2012 to 2015 and Peshawar Zalmi from 2019 till date. He has played a total of 41 matches in the Pakistan Super League.