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Ashar Zaidi      

Full name Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi

Born July 13, 1981, Karachi, Sind

Current age 37 years 34 days

Major teams Comilla Victorians, Essex, Gazi Tank Cricketers, Islamabad, Islamabad Cricket Association, Islamabad Leopards, Islamabad United, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Also known as Ashi

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 112 179 13 6015 202 36.23 12 29 84 0
List A 108 101 12 2968 141 33.34 4 14 37 0
T20s Insights on t20 65 53 11 1023 59* 24.35 756 135.31 0 4 71 49 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 112 6023 2803 94 4/50 29.81 2.79 64.0 0 0
List A 108 3451 2539 77 4/39 4/39 32.97 4.41 44.8 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 65 52 846 1011 40 4/11 4/11 25.27 7.17 21.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Sep 5-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Jun 14, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Hampshire v Essex at Southampton, Aug 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Essex v Hampshire Southampton 12 Aug 2018 T20
- Essex 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Arundel 9 Aug 2018 Other T20
1/11, 9 Essex 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Arundel 9 Aug 2018 Other T20
0/15, 7 Essex v Glamorgan Cardiff 7 Aug 2018 T20
24*, 2/27 Essex v Surrey Chelmsford 5 Aug 2018 T20
50, 3/24 Essex 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Coggeshall 3 Aug 2018 Other T20
0, 1/24 Essex 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Coggeshall 3 Aug 2018 Other T20
27*, 3/16 Essex 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Bower Ashton 16 Jul 2018 Other T20
26, 2/31 Essex 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Bower Ashton 16 Jul 2018 Other T20
7, 1/13 Essex 2nd XI v Unicorns Billericay 5 Jul 2018 Other T20
Profile

Ashar Zaidi, a rotund Karachi-born allrounder with a British passport, has carved out a niche for himself in England. Signed by Sussex after plying his trade with Accrington in the Lancashire League, he spent two seasons at Hove before making Essex his second county in 2016.

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Jul 7, 2017

Ashar Zaidi 'dabs' after taking a wicket, Essex v Surrey, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Chelmsford, July 7, 2017

Ashar Zaidi 'dabs' after taking a wicket

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Apr 30, 2017

Ashar Zaidi plundered 72 off 40 balls, Essex v Hampshire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Chelmsford, April 30, 2017

Ashar Zaidi plundered 72 off 40 balls

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Jul 28, 2016

Ashar Zaidi launches down the ground, Middlesex v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Lord's, July 28, 2016

Ashar Zaidi launches down the ground

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