Safyaan Sharif      

Full name Safyaan Mohammed Sharif

Born May 24, 1991, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Current age 28 years 147 days

Major teams Scotland, Edmonton Royals, Scotland A, Scotland Under-15s, Scotland Under-17s, Scotland Under-19s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Safyaan Mohammed Sharif
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 42 31 14 262 34 15.41 359 72.98 0 0 16 4 10 0
T20Is 35 14 7 92 26 13.14 75 122.66 0 0 5 3 5 0
First-class 9 12 4 229 60 28.62 465 49.24 0 1 29 1 5 0
List A 70 50 21 410 34 14.13 565 72.56 0 0 28 5 12 0
T20s 54 18 8 129 26 12.90 105 122.85 0 0 7 4 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 42 42 2009 1672 61 5/33 5/33 27.40 4.99 32.9 2 1 0
T20Is 35 34 704 982 36 4/24 4/24 27.27 8.36 19.5 1 0 0
First-class 9 14 1213 654 18 4/94 5/88 36.33 3.23 67.3 1 0 0
List A 70 70 3254 2766 99 5/33 5/33 27.93 5.10 32.8 3 1 0
T20s 54 53 1092 1427 60 4/24 4/24 23.78 7.84 18.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Netherlands at Aberdeen, Jun 29, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Scotland v Papua New Guinea at Aberdeen, Aug 20, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Scotland at ICCA Dubai, Mar 13, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Scotland at Dublin (Malahide), Sep 20, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Namibia v Scotland at Windhoek, Sep 23-26, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Ireland v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Nov 29-Dec 1, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Scotland v Netherlands at Aberdeen, Jun 29, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Scotland v Papua New Guinea at Aberdeen, Aug 20, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Namibia v Scotland at Windhoek, Oct 1, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Ireland v Scotland at Dublin (Malahide), Sep 20, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10*, 1/15 Scotland v Ireland Tolerance Oval 15 Oct 2019 Other T20
2/22, 6 Scotland v U.A.E. Dubai (DSC) 14 Oct 2019 Other T20
2/36 Scotland v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 20 Sep 2019 T20I # 891
6*, 0/30 Scotland v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 17 Sep 2019 T20I # 885
0/51 Scotland v Netherlands Dublin (Malahide) 16 Sep 2019 T20I # 884
4*, 1/44 Scotland v P.N.G. Aberdeen 20 Aug 2019 ODI # 4203
15*, 3/23 Scotland v Oman Aberdeen 18 Aug 2019 ODI # 4202
1/37, 7* Scotland v P.N.G. Aberdeen 17 Aug 2019 ODI # 4201
12, 0/14 Scotland v Oman Aberdeen 15 Aug 2019 ODI # 4200
0/15 Royals v Hawks Brampton 3 Aug 2019 Other T20
Profile

Born in Huddersfield, Safyaan Sharif made his debut for Scotland at 20 after eye-catching performances for Dunfermline and Scotland U-19s, and took 4 for 27 against the Netherlands in his first ODI in 2011. With 14 wickets at 23.92 apiece, his fast-medium bowling played an important part in Scotland's success in the World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand in 2014.

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Jun 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif after claiming the final wicket, Scotland v England, Edinburgh, June 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif after claiming the final wicket

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Jun 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif sprints off after the final wicket to seal a historic maiden win over England, Scotland v England, only ODI, Edinburgh, June 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif sprints off after the final wicket to seal a historic maiden win over England

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Mar 21, 2018

Safyaan Sharif celebrates the wicket of Shai Hope, West Indies v Scotland, World Cup Qualifiers, Harare, March 21, 2018

Safyaan Sharif celebrates the wicket of Shai Hope

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