Ashar Zaidi      

Full name Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi

Born July 13, 1981, Karachi, Sind

Current age 33 years 131 days

Major teams Gazi Tank Cricketers, Islamabad, Islamabad Cricket Association, Islamabad Leopards, 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 100 162 12 5512 202 36.74 11 28 79 0
List A 68 64 7 2106 141 36.94 4 10 25 0
Twenty20 15 14 3 215 42* 19.54 176 122.15 0 0 19 5 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 100 4625 2238 78 4/50 28.69 2.90 59.2 0 0
List A 68 2063 1448 53 4/39 4/39 27.32 4.21 38.9 2 0 0
Twenty20 15 12 192 275 7 3/32 3/32 39.28 8.59 27.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Sussex at Northampton, Sep 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Legends of Rupganj v Kalabagan Krira Chakra at Dhaka, Nov 17, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/45, 46* Rupganj v Kalabagan KC Dhaka 17 Nov 2014 LA
45, 1/14 Rupganj v PSC Fatullah 14 Nov 2014 LA
141, 1/9 Rupganj v Old DOHS Sports Club Dhaka 11 Nov 2014 LA
88, 1/46, 9, 0/1 Sussex v Northants Northampton 23 Sep 2014 FC
37, 1/78, 3/50 Sussex v Notts Nottingham 15 Sep 2014 FC
3/36, 66, 2/88 Sussex v Lancashire Hove 9 Sep 2014 FC
6, 1/16, 55, 5/35 Sussx 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Woodman Cote 1 Sep 2014 Other
111* Sussx 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Purley 27 Aug 2014 Other
5, 1/29 Sussx 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Horsham 26 Aug 2014 Other OD
12, 3/19 Sussx 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Hove 14 Aug 2014 Other OD
Profile

Ashar Zaidi, a Karachi-born allrounder, signed a two-year contract with Sussex ahead of the 2014 season. Zaidi appeared in two Championship matches for the county in 2013, having played in the Lancashire League since leaving Pakistan. He has a British passport and provided Sussex with a badly-needed spin option after the release of Monty Panesar.

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May 4, 2014

Ashar Zaidi presses forward to drive, Lancashire v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Old Trafford, 1st day, May 4, 2014

Ashar Zaidi presses forward to drive

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Sep 12, 2013

Ashar Zaidi was making his Sussex debut, Sussex v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Hove, 2nd day, September, 12, 2013

Ashar Zaidi was making his Sussex debut

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Sep 21, 2004

Ashar Zaidi acknowledges the applause on reaching 200, Zimbabwe v Pakistan Chairman XI, Sheikupura, September 20, 2004

Ashar Zaidi acknowledges the applause on reaching 200

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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