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Atif Sheikh      

Full name Atif Sheikh

Born February 18, 1991, Nottingham

Current age 24 years 160 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, England Under-19s, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Atif Sheikh
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 8 13 4 40 12 4.44 107 37.38 0 0 6 0 3 0
List A 1 1 0 22 22 22.00 23 95.65 0 0 2 1 0 0
Twenty20 8 2 0 21 14 10.50 20 105.00 0 0 0 2 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 8 13 1091 872 22 4/97 5/90 39.63 4.79 49.5 1 0 0
List A 1 1 54 49 3 3/49 3/49 16.33 5.44 18.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 8 8 144 184 6 2/11 2/11 30.66 7.66 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Derbyshire v Gloucestershire at Derby, May 24-27, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Jun 14-16, 2015 scorecard
Only List A Leicestershire v New Zealanders at Leicester, Jun 6, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Leicestershire v Lancashire at Leicester, Jul 10, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/28 Leics 2nd XI v Unicorns Long Marston 14 Jul 2015 Other OD
0/33 Leics v Lancashire Leicester 10 Jul 2015 T20
11, 0/28 Leics 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Dunstable 29 Jun 2015 Other OD
15, 0/30 Leics 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Birmingham 25 Jun 2015 Other T20
0, 2/24 Leics 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Birmingham 25 Jun 2015 Other T20
1/37 Leics v Derbyshire Derby 18 Jun 2015 T20
5, 0/64, 0* Leics v Lancashire Manchester 14 Jun 2015 FC
2/13 Leics v Northants Leicester 12 Jun 2015 T20
3/49, 22 Leics v N Zealanders Leicester 6 Jun 2015 LA
1/30 Leics v Notts Nottingham 5 Jun 2015 T20
Profile

Raw but possessing great potential, Sheikh is a left-arm bowler of unusual pace whose career could progress very quickly if he finds the accuracy to enhance his hostility.

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Jun 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh took 3 for 49, Leicestershire v New Zealanders, Tour match, Grace Road, June 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh took 3 for 49

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Jun 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh picked up Brendon McCullum in his second over, Leicestershire v New Zealanders, Tour match, Grace Road, June 6, 2015

Atif Sheikh picked up Brendon McCullum in his second over

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Jun 26, 2014

Atif Sheikh has a bowl, Leicestershire v Indians, Leicester, 1st day, June 26, 2014

Atif Sheikh has a bowl

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Tournament Results
Leics v Somerset at Birmingham - Aug 27, 2011
Leics won by 18 runs
Hampshire v Somerset at Birmingham - Aug 27, 2011
Match tied (D/L method) (Somerset won the one-over eliminator)
Lancashire v Leics at Birmingham - Aug 27, 2011
Match tied (D/L method) (Leics won the one-over eliminator)
Sussex v Lancashire at Hove - Aug 8, 2011
Lancashire won by 20 runs
Hampshire v Durham at Southampton - Aug 7, 2011
Hampshire won by 55 runs
Notts v Somerset at Nottingham - Aug 7, 2011
Somerset won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
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