Rashid Khan

ABOUT

Rashid Khan is an Afghan cricketer and the current vice-captain of the national team. In franchise leagues, he plays for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Adelaide Strikers in Australia's Big Bash League (BBL), Lahore Qalandars ...in Pakistan Super League (PSL), and the Band-e-Amir Dragons in Afghanistan. He bowls right-arm leg-spin and bats right-handed. He was one of the eleven cricketers to play in Afghanistan's first-ever Test match, against India, in June 2018. He returned the most expensive bowling figures by a debutant in a nation's maiden Test match. In September 2019, he led the team in the one-off Test against Bangladesh, and at the age of 20 years and 350 days, became the youngest cricketer to captain a Test match side.