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Rizwan Cheema

2010-10-13 19:43

Full name: Rizwan Ahmed Cheema

Born: August 15, 1978, Pakistan

Current age: 32 years 

Major teams: Canada, Canada A, Ontario

Also known as: Cheema

Batting style: Right-hand bat

Bowling style: Right-arm medium

Cheema made his international debut at the age of 30 in the Scotiabank ODI series in King City, Ontario in August 2008. In just his second appearance, he hit 89 off 61 deliveries against the West Indies, and he followed that up with 61 off 45 balls against the same opposition two days later. Following those performances, he was also selected for the international Twenty20 series in King City in October 2008, scoring 68 off 43 balls against Sri Lanka in his third game. Cheema also play for Popeyes Cricket Club in Toronto, It is one of the best clubs in Toronto. Popeyes Cricket Club also have famous international players like Saad Bin Zafar, Khurram Chohan, and Hiral Patel.

He has also made the shortlist for the 2010 IPL contract auction, he is one of 51 people to do so from an original list of 97.Cheema made his international debut at the age of 30 in the Scotiabank ODI series in King City, Ontario in August 2008. In just his second appearance, he hit 89 off 61 deliveries against the West Indies, and he followed that up with 61 off 45 balls against the same opposition two days later. Following those performances, he was also selected for the international Twenty20 series in King City in October 2008, scoring 68 off 43 balls against Sri Lanka in his third game. Cheema also play for Popeyes Cricket Club in Toronto, It is one of the best clubs in Toronto. Popeyes Cricket Club also have famous international players like Saad Bin Zafar, Khurram Chohan, and Hiral Patel. He has also made the shortlist for the 2010 IPL contract auction, he is one of 51 people to do so from an original list of 97.

His ODI figures don't really do his skills justice – 21 matches have brought 523 at a respectable average of 27.52.

 

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