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Zafar Gohar      

Full name Zafar Gohar Khan

Born February 1, 1995, Lahore, Punjab

Current age 21 years 306 days

Major teams Lahore Qalandars, Pakistan Under-15s, Pakistan Under-19s, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Zafar Gohar Khan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 1 1 0 15 15 15.00 15 100.00 0 0 0 1 0 0
First-class 20 26 4 344 54 15.63 701 49.07 0 1 32 7 11 0
List A 24 16 2 133 22 9.50 155 85.80 0 0 7 6 2 0
Twenty20 29 14 5 137 30 15.22 103 133.00 0 0 6 9 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 1 1 60 54 2 2/54 2/54 27.00 5.40 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 20 36 4271 2012 79 6/80 10/140 25.46 2.82 54.0 3 3 1
List A 24 24 1232 970 42 5/56 5/56 23.09 4.72 29.3 2 1 0
Twenty20 29 28 581 728 36 4/14 4/14 20.22 7.51 16.1 3 0 0
Career statistics
Only ODI England v Pakistan at Sharjah, Nov 17, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Water and Power Development Authority v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Islamabad, Oct 23-26, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Sui Southern Gas Corporation v Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited at Karachi, Nov 26-28, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Khan Research Laboratories v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Lahore, Apr 9, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Balochistan v Islamabad at Faisalabad, Apr 28, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited v Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited at Karachi, Jul 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lahore Blues v Rawalpindi at Multan, Sep 11, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2, 0/9, 1/31 Sui Sthn Gas v Sui Northern Karachi 26 Nov 2016 FC
13*, 1/12, 3/46, 0 Sui Sthn Gas v Karachi W Karachi 19 Nov 2016 FC
0/40, 8, 2/96 Sui Sthn Gas v Karachi B Karachi 22 Oct 2016 FC
6/80, 21, 2/54 Sui Sthn Gas v Lahore Blues Lahore 15 Oct 2016 FC
3/60, 19, 3/96 Sui Sthn Gas v Peshawar Peshawar 7 Oct 2016 FC
2/83, 4, 0/62 Sui Sthn Gas v Islamabad Islamabad 1 Oct 2016 FC
3/34, 28* Lahore Blues v Rawalpindi Multan 11 Sep 2016 T20
0/25 Lahore Blues v Islamabad Multan 9 Sep 2016 T20
2, 2/22 Lahore Blues v Karachi W Multan 6 Sep 2016 T20
0*, 2/24 Lahore Blues v Peshawar Rawalpindi 2 Sep 2016 T20
Profile

If reports are to be believed, Zafar Gohar may have missed the chance to play Test cricket because he overslept. The left-arm spinner was to replace an injured Yasir Shah in the Pakistan squad to play against England in the UAE in October 2015, but he was unable to make his flight. Nevertheless, he made his ODI debut a month later. Born in Lahore, Zafar played much of his club cricket in the north side of city and was recruited into the Shafqat Rana Cricket Academy, which then allowed him access to the Under-15 circuit. He was selected for the U-15 world championship in West Indies in 2008 and picked up 10 wickets at 17.10. He was also part of two back-to-back Under-19 World Cups from 2012 but he shot to the limelight during a Youth tour to England in 2013. He finished as the most successful bowler, in a tri-series also involving Bangladesh, with 18 wickets at 11.44. He continued to make inroads back home as well, moving smoothly from Under-15 to Under-19 and then finally won a domestic contract with Zarat Taraqiati Bank Limited, one of the largest departmental teams. He captained the ZTBL U-19 team and was later given an opportunity to play in the senior team and rubbed shoulders with the likes of Saeed Ajmal, Abdul Razzaq, Yasir Hameed. Then he moved to play for State Bank of Pakistan and in 2015 Sui Southern Gas Corporation roped him for the entire season.

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Nov 17, 2015

Zafar Gohar removed Alex Hales via a catch at slip, Pakistan v England, 3rd ODI, Sharjah, November 17, 2015

Zafar Gohar removed Alex Hales via a catch at slip

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Nov 17, 2015

Zafar Gohar cleared the ropes in his debut innings, Pakistan v England, 3rd ODI, Sharjah, November 17, 2015

Zafar Gohar cleared the ropes in his debut innings

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Oct 5, 2015

Zafar Gohar had Alastair Cook taken at leg slip, Pakistan A v England XI, Sharjah, 1st day, October 5, 2015

Zafar Gohar had Alastair Cook taken at leg slip

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Tournament Results
Aust U19 v India U19 at Townsville - Aug 26, 2012
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
NZ U19 v S Africa U19 at Townsville - Aug 25, 2012
S Africa U19 won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Afghan U19 v S Lanka U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
S Lanka U19 won by 7 wickets (with 66 balls remaining)
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
B'desh U19 won by 5 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
England U19 v W Indies U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
England U19 won by 13 runs
Ireland U19 v Scot U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
Scot U19 won by 5 wickets (with 50 balls remaining)
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