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Ajmal Shahzad      

Full name Ajmal Shahzad

Born July 27, 1985, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Current age 31 years 32 days

Major teams England, England Lions, Lancashire, Yorkshire

Nickname Ajy

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Woodhouse Grove School, Bradford University

Ajmal Shahzad
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 12 41.66 0 0 1 0 2 0
ODIs 11 8 2 39 9 6.50 60 65.00 0 0 0 3 4 0
T20Is 3 1 1 0 0* - 3 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 94 124 31 2202 88 23.67 5199 42.35 0 6 247 30 15 0
List A 84 52 13 511 59* 13.10 563 90.76 0 1 19 0
Twenty20 54 24 7 165 20 9.70 146 113.01 0 0 9 8 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 102 63 4 3/45 4/63 15.75 3.70 25.5 0 0 0
ODIs 11 11 588 490 17 3/41 3/41 28.82 5.00 34.5 0 0 0
T20Is 3 3 66 97 3 2/38 2/38 32.33 8.81 22.0 0 0 0
First-class 94 153 14521 8323 241 5/46 8/121 34.53 3.43 60.2 12 4 0
List A 84 3742 3379 118 5/51 5/51 28.63 5.41 31.7 2 1 0
Twenty20 54 52 1074 1429 48 3/26 3/26 29.77 7.98 22.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test England v Bangladesh at Manchester, Jun 4-6, 2010 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v England at Chittagong, Mar 5, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v England at Chittagong, Mar 11, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Feb 20, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v England at Melbourne, Jan 14, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Middlesex at Scarborough, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Pakistanis at Hove, Jul 8-10, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Worcestershire at Leeds, May 23, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v Kent at Hove, Aug 2, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Jul 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sussex v Hampshire at Hove, Jul 15, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 0/24 Sussex v Kent Hove 2 Aug 2016 LA
1/35, 39 Sussex v Somerset Taunton 30 Jul 2016 LA
1/45 Sussex v Hampshire Hove 27 Jul 2016 LA
1/50, 3 Sussex v Gloucs Cheltenham 24 Jul 2016 LA
2/43, 16 Sussx 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Woodman Cote 19 Jul 2016 Other
1, 1/36 Sussx 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Woodman Cote 18 Jul 2016 Other OD
1/30 Sussex v Hampshire Hove 15 Jul 2016 T20
0/74, 0/18 Sussex v Pakistanis Hove 8 Jul 2016 FC
1/95, 1/55 Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 2 Jul 2016 FC
1/21 Sussex v Middlesex Hove 1 Jul 2016 T20
Profile

Ajmal Shahzad, Huddersfield-born and Bradford-raised, made cricket history on May 23, 2004 when he became the first British-born Asian to play for Yorkshire. Adil Rashid's Championship debut two years later - another landmark for Yorkshire players of Pakistani stock - attracted more attention, but between them Shahzad and Rashid changed the perceptions of a county which had finally broadened its commitment and appeal.

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May 28, 2016

Ajmal Shahzad delivered a three-wicket burst, Sussex v Derbyshire, County Championship, Division Two, Hove, 1st day, May 28, 2016

Ajmal Shahzad delivered a three-wicket burst

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Apr 29, 2015

Ajmal Shahzad bowls Michael Richardson, Durham v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 4th day, April 29, 2015

Ajmal Shahzad bowls Michael Richardson

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Apr 22, 2015

Ajmal Shahzad ran through Worcestershire's top order, Sussex v Worcestershire, County Championship Division One, Hove, 4th day, April 22, 2015

Ajmal Shahzad ran through Worcestershire's top order

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Semi-Final: Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
Aug 28, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Division 3: Cheshire Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
Aug 29, 2016
Division 3: Oxon Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
Aug 29, 2016
2nd Semi-Final: Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
Aug 29, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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