Aamer Hayat, also known as Amir Hayat, is a right-arm medium Emirati bowler who was born in Lahore, Pakistan. United Arab Emirates cricket team has many players who were born in other countries but joined the Emirate team. Aamir has been playing for the UAE team from 2015 and is known for his exceptional performances in various matches. This article has all the information about Hayat, including Aamer Hayat Biography.
|In Urdu:||عامر حیات|
|Date:||28th August 1982|
|Team Role:||All Rounder|
|Bowling Style:||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Batting Style:||Right-hand bat|
|First-Class Debut:||Lahore Ravi v Hyderabad (Pakistan) at Lahore, Jan 15-18, 2009|
|First-Class Last :||Lahore Ravi v Karachi Whites at Lahore, Nov 18-21, 2011|
|List A Debut:||Faisalabad Wolves v Lahore Lions at Sargodha, Mar 12, 2009|
|List A Last:||Lahore Lions v Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited at Lahore, Feb 29, 2012|
|Domestic team:||Lahore Ravi, Lahore Lions|
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Aamer Hayat Biography
Aamir started as an Emirati professional cricketer on 6 December 2017, playing for his side in a match against Nepal. He was part of the ICC World Cricket League 2015-17 in UAE’s squad. In his early days for United Emirate’s, he played in a match against Afghanistan on 29 November 2017 in ICC Intercontinental Cup. Soon after his List-A debut, Aamir played international cricket for the team.
Aamer date of Birth
He was born on 28 August 1982 at Lahore, Pakistan. Currently, he is living in the United Arab Emirates.
He started playing List-A and first-class cricket for United Arab Emirate’s team from 2017-18. Aamir impressed the selectors with his bowling performances. He was able to bowl well in the pressure situations from his early days at cricket. He made his way in the international side at an old age. He was in his thirties when he joined his national team.
- Aamer Hayat has appeared in 16 List-A matches so far and has registered 23 wickets in total, averaging 26.60 with the ball. His bowling Strike-Rate is a nice one that is 34.2. With a decent economy rate of 4.66, he is among the efficient and economic bowlers in the Emirate team. Aamir has also been successful in achieving a four-wicket haul in his List-A matches. Hayat has only played a single first-class game and could not make it count as he could not take any wicket for his team.
- Due to his economic line and length, he has made his way in T20 cricket. He has six wickets in his four T20 games so far and has a decent bowling average and economy of 17.16 and 7.35, respectively.
International Career and Achievements
- Aamir made his ODI debut against Scotland on 23 January 2018. Though he could not register his first wicket in the match but bowl well, giving only 40 runs in his eight overs. UAE made a successful chase of 300 runs and clinched the victory. On 26 January 2019, in a match against Nepal, Aamir’s all-around performance helped UAE get over the line against the opponent. On batting first, Nepal lost all their batting on 113 runs in their innings during 34th over.
- Hayat was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets along with his captain Muhammad Naveed who also took three wickets. In UAE’s chase, their team lost seven wickets for just 73 runs. Then Hayat scored 24 valuable runs, including a six to seal the victory. He declared the player of the match.
On 22 October 2018, Aamir made his T20 Debut against the Aussies. He was the pick of the bowler for UAE and got two wickets for 26 runs in his quota of four over on Debut. Since then, he has played three more T20 games, and the last one was on 3 February 2019 against Nepal. Aamir bowled decently in the match and got a couple of wickets for his team. Currently, he is in his 30s but still is part of the current UAE team. His cricket experience is beneficial for the younger bowlers of his side.