Humayun Farhat

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Humayun Farhat
ہمایوں فرحت
Personal information
Born (1981-01-24) January 24, 1981 (age 38)
Lahore, Pakistan
BattingRight-hand bat
International information
National side
Only Test (cap 168)27 March 2001 v New Zealand
ODI debut (cap 136)8 March 2001 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI20 March 2001 v Sri Lanka
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 1 5
Runs scored 54 60
Batting average 27.00 20.00
100s/50s -/- -/-
Top score 28 39
Balls bowled - -
Wickets - -
Bowling average - -
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling - -
Catches/stumpings -/- 4/3
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 4 February 2006

Humayun Farhat (Urdu: ہمایوں فرحت‎; born January 24, 1981 in Lahore) is a Pakistani cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and wicketkeeper, he is one of two brothers to have played test cricket for Pakistan.


His brother, Imran Farhat[1] has also played international cricket for Pakistan.



He played in 5 One day international matches and a single test match for Pakistan due to the presence of wicketkeepers like Moin Khan and Rashid Latif he could not really cement his place in the national colours. In the year 2007 he participated in the unofficial Indian cricket league (ICL) representing Lahore Badshah; the participation in ICL meant that he was banned from the Pakistan team for life plus with the emergence of Kamran Akmal his section for the national side was already a question mark.


He has played one Test match, in March 2001 against New Zealand and five One Day International matches for Pakistan, he is the only wicketkeeper to have played Test cricket who has not recorded a single dismissal.[2]


  1. ^ Profile Retrieved 16 January 2011
  2. ^ Walmsley, Keith (2003). Mosts Without in Test Cricket. Reading, England: Keith Walmsley Publishing Pty Ltd. p. 457. ISBN 0947540067..

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