Zafar Ansari      

Full name Zafar Shahaan Ansari

Born December 10, 1991, Ascot, Berkshire

Current age 24 years 197 days

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

Playing role Allrounder

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
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 60 97 14 2652 112 31.95 7202 36.82 3 14 299 3 28 0
List A 40 34 11 790 66* 34.34 868 91.01 0 4 43 13 21 0
Twenty20 65 47 22 727 67* 29.08 605 120.16 0 1 50 18 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 60 83 7415 3844 113 6/30 8/236 34.01 3.11 65.6 5 6 0
List A 40 35 1229 1171 37 4/42 4/42 31.64 5.71 33.2 2 0 0
Twenty20 65 55 870 1129 37 3/17 3/17 30.51 7.78 23.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only ODI Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 2-4, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Nottinghamshire at The Oval, Jun 19-22, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Sep 4, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton, Jun 15, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Jun 13, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3, 0/21 Surrey v Glamorgan Cardiff 24 Jun 2016 T20
0, 1/43, 6/36 Surrey v Notts The Oval 19 Jun 2016 FC
34*, 2/16 Surrey v Middlesex The Oval 17 Jun 2016 T20
0/48, 62 Surrey v Hampshire Southampton 15 Jun 2016 LA
1/42, 0 Surrey v Sussex Guildford 14 Jun 2016 LA
15*, 0/22 Surrey v Somerset Taunton 10 Jun 2016 T20
11*, 2/12 Surrey v Hampshire The Oval 9 Jun 2016 T20
8, 0/25 Surrey v Somerset The Oval 8 Jun 2016 LA
30, 1/36 Surrey v Kent Beckenham 5 Jun 2016 LA
2/35 Surrey v Sussex Hove 3 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

"Cricket is not the end for me. My life isn't directed towards it. Cricket is a part of my life." Very few professional cricketers dare to say that in the 21st century, offering as it does an open invitation to coaches and supporters to suspect that their talent is not being maximised. But Zafar Ansari is prepared to say it and his balanced outlook is just one of the reasons why he is one of the more intriguing talents in the English game.

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Jun 22, 2016

Zafar Ansari's six wickets will excite England, Surrey v Nottinghamshire, Specsavers Championship, Div One, Kia Oval, June 22, 2016

Zafar Ansari's six wickets will excite England

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May 3, 2016

Zafar Ansari took a return catch to remove Ben Stokes, Surrey v Durham, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 3rd day, May 3, 2016

Zafar Ansari took a return catch to remove Ben Stokes

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Apr 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari celebrates his half-century, Surrey v Somerset, Specsavers County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 2nd day, April 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari celebrates his half-century

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Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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