Hamid Hassan

  • Asia Cup: Afghanistan stun Bangladesh for first win over a Test nation March 1, 2014

    Fatullah: Afghanistan notched up their first major win against a Test playing nation as they produced an all-round performance to script an upset 32-run victory over Bangladesh in their Asia Cup match, here on Saturday. Chasing 255 for victory, Bangladesh could not recover from a top-order collapse and kept on losing...
  • Afghanistan gamble on Hamid for World T20 August 25, 2012

    Sharjah: Afghanistan on Saturday picked Hamid Hassan in their 15-man squad for next month's World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, hoping the frontline paceman recovers from surgery in time. The 25-year-old, nicknamed "Rambo of Afghanistan cricket", after Hollywood action hero Sylvester Stallone for his aggressive and hard-working nature, underwent a knee...