Bobby Zahiruddin      

Full name Bobby Zahiruddin

Born January 1908, Jullunder

Died December 17, 1989, Lahore (aged 81 years)

Major teams Hyderabad (India), United Provinces

Bobby Zahiruddin
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 21 3 460 152 25.55 1 5 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 11 876 405 13 3/36 31.15 2.77 67.3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1931/32 - 1944/45

Bobby Zahiruddin was born in January 1908 in Jullunder, India. He played his early cricket for Islamia High School in Jullunder. He also played for the famous Islamia College in Lahore. When he joined Aligarh Muslim University, he quickly became captain of university team. He was also captain of the Aligarh team, which visited Ceylon in 1938, a side that included Mushtaq Ali. Bobby had the distinction of playing for Uttar Pradesh against Lord Tennyson's team at Lucknow in 1937 under the captaincy of the famous fast bowler Mohammad Nisar. He also had the honour of playing under the captaincy of the Maharaja of Vizinagram against the Australian cricket team, which visited India under the leadership of Jack Ryder, in 1937.

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