Humera Azam is an Ismaili from the Hussaini village of Gojal Valley, District Hunza, who has made the region proud by getting selected for the national Under-16 cricket team. Daughter of Muhammad Azam, a renowned cricket player of the Shah Talib Sports Club, Humera is fourteen years old. She has studied at Aga Khan Diamond Jubilee School (Hussaini), and Al Amyn Model School (Gulmit), till grade 10th.
Humera has been active in different sports, including cricket at the local level. She was declared Best Player of Shah Talib Sports Club at a Gojal level Women Cricket Tournament held at Hussaini cricket ground in July this year.
Humera Azam will be part of the national squad of Pakistan Women Cricket under 19 team to represent Pakistan in a tournament to be held in England this December.
Source: Pamir Times & Ismailimail