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 15man squad for next month's World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, hoping the frontline paceman recovers from surgery in time. The 25yearold, nicknamed "Rambo of Afghanistan cricket", after Hollywood action hero Sylvester Stallone for his aggressive and hardworking nature, underwent a knee...