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Zafar Ansari      

Full name Zafar Shahaan Ansari

Born December 10, 1991, Ascot, Berkshire

Current age 23 years 144 days

Major teams Cambridge MCCU, England Under-19s, Surrey, Surrey 2nd XI, Surrey Under-13s, Surrey Under-15s, Surrey Under-17s, Surrey Under-19s

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Relation Brother - AS Ansari

Zafar Shahaan Ansari
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 44 72 13 1764 112 29.89 4924 35.82 2 9 203 0 17 0
List A 27 23 8 474 62 31.60 505 93.86 0 2 28 10 17 0
Twenty20 48 34 16 463 38* 25.72 432 107.17 0 0 34 7 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 44 59 4590 2387 61 5/33 6/115 39.13 3.12 75.2 3 2 0
List A 27 24 797 767 25 4/42 4/42 30.68 5.77 31.8 2 0 0
Twenty20 48 39 618 784 23 3/27 3/27 34.08 7.61 26.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 2-4, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Apr 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Sep 4, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Jun 13, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Surrey v Warwickshire at Birmingham, Aug 23, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
18, 4/149, 0 Surrey v Essex The Oval 26 Apr 2015 FC
48, 1/52, 0/36 Surrey v Glamorgan Cardiff 19 Apr 2015 FC
0, 1/42, 53, 2/69 Surrey v Oxford MCCU Oxford 12 Apr 2015 Other
24*, 2/74, 15, 0/8 M.C.C. v Yorkshire Abu Dhabi 22 Mar 2015 FC
22, 35, 1/67 Surrey v Derbyshire The Oval 15 Sep 2014 FC
1/10, 18, 1/23, 64 Surrey v Worcs Worcester 9 Sep 2014 FC
22, 1/17, 9, 0/13 Surrey v NZ A The Oval 31 Aug 2014 FC
8* Surrey v Warwickshire Birmingham 23 Aug 2014 T20
28, 3/38 Surrey v Somerset The Oval 20 Aug 2014 LA
0, 0/51, 43, 0/19 Surrey v Leics Leicester 15 Aug 2014 FC
Profile

Zafar Ansari is richly talented. He excels at music and school but cricket is his chosen path. Having come through the Surrey academy system as a left-arm-spinning allrounder he signed a full contract before the 2011 season after making his first-team debut in the CB40 the previous summer.

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Sep 15, 2014

Rory Burns and Zafar Ansari put on 47 for the first wicket, Surrey v Derbyshire, County Championship, Division Two, The Oval, 1st day, September 15, 2014

Rory Burns and Zafar Ansari put on 47 for the first wicket

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Aug 5, 2014

Zafar Ansari almost swung Surrey over the line, Surrey v Kent, Royal London Cup, Group B, The Oval, August 5, 2014

Zafar Ansari almost swung Surrey over the line

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Jul 24, 2014

Zafar Ansari scrambles the winning run, Middlesex v Surrey, NatWest Blast T20, Lord's, July 24, 2014

Zafar Ansari scrambles the winning run

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Tour Results
Scotland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 3, 2008
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Ireland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 1, 2008
New Zealand won by 290 runs
England v New Zealand at Lord's - Jun 28, 2008
New Zealand won by 51 runs
England v New Zealand at The Oval - Jun 25, 2008
New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
England v New Zealand at Bristol - Jun 21, 2008
New Zealand won by 22 runs
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