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Shaiman Anwar      

Full name Shaiman Anwar Butt

Born March 15, 1979, Sialkot, Punjab

Current age 39 years 187 days

Major teams United Arab Emirates, Edmonton Royals, Sialkot, Sialkot Stallions, United Arab Emirates A

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Shaiman Anwar Butt
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 33 33 1 1009 106 31.53 1243 81.17 1 9 100 16 11 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 26 26 2 747 117* 31.12 616 121.26 1 4 59 29 6 0
First-class 18 30 3 877 148 32.48 2 5 12 0
List A 95 95 4 2930 123 32.19 3656 80.14 5 20 31 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 42 3 1070 117* 27.43 912 117.32 1 6 85 41 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 33 6 106 124 3 3/61 3/61 41.33 7.01 35.3 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 18 6 6 0 - - - 6.00 - 0 0 0
List A 95 300 326 14 4/31 4/31 23.28 6.52 21.4 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v United Arab Emirates at Lincoln, Feb 1, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Nepal v United Arab Emirates at Kuala Lumpur, Aug 30, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Netherlands v United Arab Emirates at Sylhet, Mar 17, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 14, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class United Arab Emirates v Afghanistan at Abu Dhabi, Nov 29-Dec 2, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A Nepal v United Arab Emirates at Kuala Lumpur, Aug 30, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Lahore Eagles v Sialkot Stallions at Lahore, Apr 26, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22, 1/34 U.A.E. v Hong Kong Kuala Lumpur 6 Sep 2018 Other OD
2, 1/14 U.A.E. v Oman Kuala Lumpur 4 Sep 2018 Other OD
- U.A.E. v Malaysia Kuala Lumpur 2 Sep 2018 Other OD
0/25, 8 U.A.E. v Hong Kong Bangi 1 Sep 2018 Other OD
3 U.A.E. v Nepal Kuala Lumpur 30 Aug 2018 ODI # 4034 Insights on
75, 0/13 U.A.E. v Singapore Bangi 29 Aug 2018 Other OD
16 Royals v Hawks King City (NW) 12 Jul 2018 Other T20
28 Royals v Hawks King City (NW) 11 Jul 2018 Other T20
3* Royals v Hawks King City (NW) 7 Jul 2018 Other T20
24 Royals v Tigers King City (NW) 4 Jul 2018 Other T20
Profile

A versatile batsman, Shaiman Anwar modeled his technique on Rahul Dravid as a teenager but has since gained a reputation as a six-hitter in UAE's domestic cricket circles. He can bat anywhere in the top six, and has both a List A and a first-class century to his name. He first picked up the game playing backyard and street cricket in his native Sialkot, for whom he played in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, as well as other domestic Pakistani tournaments. After accepting an offer to play club cricket in UAE, he also eventually took up an employment offer in the region in 2007, working and playing cricket for Consolidated Shipping Services. Further club success lead to a national call-up, and he was included in the UAE squad for the 2015 World Cup.
Liam Brickhill

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Dec 1, 2017

Shaiman Anwar slogs a six over midwicket during his unbeaten 85, UAE v Afghanistan, 2015-17 Intercontinental Cup, 3rd day, Abu Dhabi, December 1, 2017

Shaiman Anwar slogs a six over midwicket during his unbeaten 85

© Peter Della Penna

Nov 30, 2017

Shaiman Anwar completes a back foot drive through the off side, UAE v Afghanistan, 2015-17 Intercontinental Cup, 2nd day, Abu Dhabi, November 30, 2017

Shaiman Anwar completes a back foot drive through the off side

© Peter Della Penna

Nov 30, 2017

Shaiman Anwar cuts Rashid Khan through the off side, UAE v Afghanistan, 2015-17 Intercontinental Cup, 2nd day, Abu Dhabi, November 30, 2017

Shaiman Anwar cuts Rashid Khan through the off side

© Peter Della Penna

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