Ajmal Shahzad      

Full name Ajmal Shahzad

Born July 27, 1985, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Current age 29 years 90 days

Major teams England, England Lions, Lancashire, Yorkshire

Nickname Ajy

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Woodhouse Grove School, Bradford University

Ajmal Shahzad
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 12 41.66 0 0 1 0 2 0
ODIs 11 8 2 39 9 6.50 60 65.00 0 0 0 3 4 0
T20Is 3 1 1 0 0* - 3 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 80 108 28 1940 88 24.25 4590 42.26 0 6 215 28 12 0
List A 76 45 12 449 59* 13.60 469 95.73 0 1 19 0
Twenty20 45 23 7 165 20 10.31 145 113.79 0 0 9 8 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 102 63 4 3/45 4/63 15.75 3.70 25.5 0 0 0
ODIs 11 11 588 490 17 3/41 3/41 28.82 5.00 34.5 0 0 0
T20Is 3 3 66 97 3 2/38 2/38 32.33 8.81 22.0 0 0 0
First-class 80 132 12504 7140 201 5/51 8/121 35.52 3.42 62.2 9 3 0
List A 76 3370 3020 112 5/51 5/51 26.96 5.37 30.0 2 1 0
Twenty20 45 44 924 1226 37 3/30 3/30 33.13 7.96 24.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test England v Bangladesh at Manchester, Jun 4-6, 2010 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v England at Chittagong, Mar 5, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v England at Chittagong, Mar 11, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Feb 20, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v England at Melbourne, Jan 14, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Middlesex at Scarborough, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Aug 31-Sep 3, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Worcestershire at Leeds, May 23, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Sep 6, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Jul 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Nottinghamshire v Hampshire at Nottingham, Aug 3, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/73, 1 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 6 Sep 2014 LA
3/71, 30, 1/50, 6 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 31 Aug 2014 FC
3/33 Notts v Derbyshire Nottingham 26 Aug 2014 LA
1/74, 27 Notts v Warwickshire Nottingham 20 Aug 2014 LA
1/51, 68*, 0/53, 0 Notts v Northants Northampton 15 Aug 2014 FC
1/15 Notts v Middlesex Lord's 14 Aug 2014 LA
10, 0/29 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Aug 2014 LA
1*, 1/9 Notts v Kent Nottingham 8 Aug 2014 LA
2/33 Notts v Hampshire Nottingham 3 Aug 2014 T20
2/39, 33* Notts v Glamorgan Cardiff 30 Jul 2014 LA
Profile

Ajmal Shazad, Huddersfield-born and Bradford-raised, made cricket history on May 23, 2004 when he became the first British-born Asian to play for Yorkshire. Adil Rashid's Championship debut two years later - another landmark for Yorkshire players of Pakistani stock - attracted more attention, but between them Shahzad and Rashid changed the perceptions of a county which had finally broadened its commitment and appeal.

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Sep 1, 2014

Ajmal Shahzad was Nottinghamshire's second-top scorer, Durham v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, September 1, 2014

Ajmal Shahzad was Nottinghamshire's second-top scorer

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Aug 31, 2014

The Ministry of Silly Walks from Ajmal Shahzad?, Durham v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, August 31, 2014

The Ministry of Silly Walks from Ajmal Shahzad?

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May 12, 2014

Ajmal Shahzad picked up three wickets, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 2nd day, May 12, 2014

Ajmal Shahzad picked up three wickets

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Sri Lanka A v England XI at Colombo (SSC)
Nov 21, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Sri Lanka A v England XI at Colombo (PSS)
Nov 23, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
1st ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 26, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
2nd ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Hambantota
Dec 3, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
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