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Saudi Arabia
Flag of Saudi Arabia
Flag of Saudi Arabia
ICC membership granted 2003
ICC member status Affiliate member
ICC development region Asia
World Cricket League division n/a
ACC Trophy division Challengers
Captain Mohammad Nadeem
Coach B. A. Sarah Booso
First recorded match 13 June 2004 v Kuwait at Selangor Turf Club, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Note: Under 17 team played in 2000)
As of 31 July 2007

The Saudi Arabian cricket team is the team that represents the country of Saudi Arabia in international cricket matches. They became an affiliate member of the International Cricket Council in 2003. [1]

International Competition

The international debut of the Saudi senior team came in the ACC Trophy in 2004, where they failed to progress beyond the first round. They again failed to go past the first round in 2006, but had the remarkable achievement of scoring 499 runs in 50 overs against Brunei. Earlier in the year they came fourth in the Middle East Cup.

Current squad

The following list contains the 14 players in Saudi Arabia's squad for the 2009 ACC Twenty20 Cup
  • Mohammad Nadeem (Captain)
  • Hammad Saeed
  • Shafiq Ahmed
  • Hussain Anwar
  • Kashif Riaz
  • Suhrab Kilsingatakam
  • Mohammad Abdullah
  • Shoaib Ali
  • Abdul Qader
  • Kashif Meher
  • Hassan Bukhari
  • Zakaria Saad
  • Abdul Waheed
  • Rizwan Manzoor
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