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Atif Sheikh      

Full name Atif Sheikh

Born February 18, 1991, Nottingham

Current age 25 years 190 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, England Under-19s, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Atif Sheikh
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 9 13 4 40 12 4.44 107 37.38 0 0 6 0 3 0
List A 6 6 1 27 22 5.40 40 67.50 0 0 2 1 0 0
Twenty20 8 2 0 21 14 10.50 20 105.00 0 0 0 2 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 9 15 1235 975 23 4/97 5/90 42.39 4.73 53.6 1 0 0
List A 6 6 269 257 6 3/49 3/49 42.83 5.73 44.8 0 0 0
Twenty20 8 8 144 184 6 2/11 2/11 30.66 7.66 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Derbyshire v Gloucestershire at Derby, May 24-27, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Sri Lankans at Leicester, May 13-15, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Leicestershire v New Zealanders at Leicester, Jun 6, 2015 scorecard
Last List A Leicestershire v Somerset at Leicester, Aug 18, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Leicestershire v Lancashire at Leicester, Jul 10, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 1/61, 1/30 Leics 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Desborough 25 Jul 2016 Other
1/48, 0/11 Leics 2nd XI v MCC Uni Desborough 19 Jul 2016 Other
2/21 Leics 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Kibworth 4 Jul 2016 Other OD
5/50 Leics 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Desborough 28 Jun 2016 Other
1/81, 0/48 Leics 2nd XI v Notts 2nd XI Hinckley 6 Jun 2016 Other
1, 0/14 Leics 2nd XI v Unicorns Long Marston 20 May 2016 Other T20
- Leics 2nd XI v Unicorns Long Marston 20 May 2016 Other T20
1/86, 0/17 Leics v Sri Lankans Leicester 13 May 2016 FC
1/34, 5, 0/20 Leics 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Oakham 4 May 2016 Other
0/14 Leics 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Kibworth 3 May 2016 Other T20
Profile

Raw but possessing great potential, Sheikh is a left-arm bowler of unusual pace whose career could progress very quickly if he finds the accuracy to enhance his hostility.

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May 14, 2016

Atif Sheikh bowled quickly but only picked up 1 for 86, Leicestershire v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Grace Road, 2nd day, May 14, 2016

Atif Sheikh bowled quickly but only picked up 1 for 86

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Jun 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh took 3 for 49, Leicestershire v New Zealanders, Tour match, Grace Road, June 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh took 3 for 49

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Jun 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh picked up Brendon McCullum in his second over, Leicestershire v New Zealanders, Tour match, Grace Road, June 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh picked up Brendon McCullum in his second over

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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