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Wahab Riaz Biography

Wahab Riaz is a left handed fast-medium bowler who also doubles as a right handed batsman for Pakistani Cricket team. Yiyaz was part of the team that was chosen for the tri-series in Bangladesh which also included India. In his first match against Bangladesh; he finished with 3 wickets for 22 runs in 7 overs. Wahab made his Test debut against England in the third test match of the 2010 series. He also played for Pakistan in the Test series against South Africa in October 2010 where he participated in 4 ODIs. His performance was rated average until Pakistan Vs India semi-final of the 2011 Cricket World Cup when he replaced Shoaib Akhtar and took 5 wickets, transitioning almost immediately into the limelight. Shortly after Pakistan's tour of Ireland that followed the World Cup, Riaz entered into talks with Kent, eventually signing to play for them in county cricket. He made his twenty20 debut for Kent against Glamorgan on 11 June. He took a single wicket and guided his team to victory with 32 not out. During his stint with Kent, he took 13 first-class wickets at an average of 33.53. Though Riaz was relegated to give the younger players a sporting chance, he was recalled to Pakistan's Test squad to face England for three matches in the United Arab Emirates.

Wahab Riaz Latest News & Articles

PCB recalls 13 cricketers from the CPL and English County circuit
PCB recalls 13 cricketers from the CPL and English County circuit
They are currently in the CPL, the Specsavers County Championship and the NatWest T20 blast
SK Flashback: India defeat Pakistan for the first time in Champions Trophy
SK Flashback: India defeat Pakistan for the first time in Champions Trophy
Reliving India's memorable victory over Pakistan in the 2013 Champions Trophy.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017, England vs Pakistan: 5 things Pakistan should do to beat England
ICC Champions Trophy 2017, England vs Pakistan: 5 things Pakistan should do to beat England
Pakistan have a high voltage encounter against England awaiting them in the semi-finals of the ICC Champions Trophy.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz apologises to his fans after India debacle
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz apologises to his fans after India debacle
Injured Pakistani fast bowler Wahab Riaz apologises after delivering an expensive spell in the team's opening match against India.
India vs Pakistan: The death of a rivalry
India vs Pakistan: The death of a rivalry
A look at dead and decaying India-Pakistan cricket rivalry.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan announce Rumman Raees as replacement for injured Wahab Riaz
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan announce Rumman Raees as replacement for injured Wahab Riaz
The 25-year-old fast bowler will be looking to make an immediate impact in the remaining two group games.
Champions Trophy 2017: 5 most expensive bowlers in the history of the tournament
Champions Trophy 2017: 5 most expensive bowlers in the history of the tournament
Here are the names of five bowlers with the worst bowling figures in the history of the tournament.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sarfraz Ahmed's 'poor captaincy' against India
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Shoaib Akhtar slams Sarfraz Ahmed's 'poor captaincy' against India
Former Pakistan pacer also lashes out at coach Mickey Arthur over team selection.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz ruled out of the tournament due to ankle injury
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz ruled out of the tournament due to ankle injury
Wahab Riaz conceded 87 runs in his 8.4 overs against India
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India vs Pakistan, India's death overs onslaught is the SK Turning Point of the Match
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India vs Pakistan, India's death overs onslaught is the SK Turning Point of the Match
Watch the Men in Blue score a whopping 72 runs from the last four overs.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017, India vs Pakistan: Yuvraj Singh wins hearts with heartwarming gestures
ICC Champions Trophy 2017, India vs Pakistan: Yuvraj Singh wins hearts with heartwarming gestures
Riaz injured himself in the 46th over of the innings.
Stats: Wahab Riaz registers most expensive spell in Champions Trophy
Stats: Wahab Riaz registers most expensive spell in Champions Trophy
All the interesting numbers from the Group B clash between India and Pakistan.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan's struggles mount as two bowlers leave the field injured
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan's struggles mount as two bowlers leave the field injured
Mohammad Amir walked off the field and was soon followed by Wahab Riaz.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz a doubtful starter for Pakistan against India
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Wahab Riaz a doubtful starter for Pakistan against India
The pacer is suffering from a knee injury.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Azhar Ali says India-Pakistan clash is just another game
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Azhar Ali says India-Pakistan clash is just another game
The India-Pakistan clash will be the fourth match of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, but the first for both the teams.
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