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Najaf Shah      

Full name Syed Najaf Hussain Shah

Born December 17, 1984, Gojarkhan, Rawalpindi

Current age 29 years 308 days

Major teams Pakistan, Dera Murad Jamali Ibexes, Pakistan International Airlines, Rawalpindi

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Syed Najaf Hussain Shah
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 122 145 46 958 38* 9.67 0 0 31 0
List A 76 31 9 105 17* 4.77 218 48.16 0 0 12 0
Twenty20 16 4 1 20 10 6.66 18 111.11 0 0 0 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 1 1 60 59 0 - - - 5.90 - 0 0 0
First-class 122 22577 10677 429 7/57 24.88 2.83 52.6 22 2
List A 76 3827 2813 92 5/33 5/33 30.57 4.41 41.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 16 16 334 452 14 4/26 4/26 32.28 8.11 23.8 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, May 22, 2007 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2000/01
Last First-class Hyderabad Hawks v Pakistan International Airlines at Hyderabad (Sind), Oct 18-20, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Pakistan International Airlines v Port Qasim Authority at Karachi, Jan 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Karachi Zebras v Rawalpindi Rams at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dera Murad Jamali Ibexes v Lahore Lions at Islamabad, Feb 9, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/30, 1/47 PIA v Hawks Hyderabad (Sind) 18 Oct 2014 FC
3*, 4/33, 2/55 PIA v Zebras Karachi 12 Oct 2014 FC
1/27, 8 DM Jamali v Lahore Lions Islamabad 9 Feb 2014 T20
1/3 DM Jamali v Falcons Rawalpindi 7 Feb 2014 T20
32, 5/49, 9*, 1/19 PIA v State B of P Karachi 22 Jan 2014 FC
3/29, 0 PIA v Port Qasim A Karachi 19 Jan 2014 LA
0/55, 1, 0/28 PIA v Port Qasim A Karachi 14 Jan 2014 FC
3*, 0/23 PIA v United Bank Karachi 11 Jan 2014 LA
16*, 2/68, 4, 1/31 PIA v United Bank Karachi 6 Jan 2014 FC
2/35 PIA v WAPDA Faisalabad 3 Jan 2014 LA
Profile

Although Najaf has been playing first-class cricket for seven years, it wasn't until the 2004-05 season when he grabbed over 60 wickets on the local circuit that he got noticed. The tall and well-built Najaf, one of the handful left-arm pacers that Pakistan has produced since the retirement of Wasim Akram, had been on the verge of international selection ever since.

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Jul 21, 2009

Najaf Shah headshot

Najaf Shah headshot

© PakPassion.net

Aug 2, 2007

Najaf Shah headshot

Najaf Shah headshot

© Faras Ghani

Aug 2, 2007

Najaf Shah with the ball at the training camp, National Stadium Karachi, August 2, 2007

Najaf Shah with the ball at the training camp

© Faras Ghani

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group II: Stags v State B of P at Bahawalpur - Oct 18-21
State B of P 525/6d Stags 274 & 87/2 (f/o)
Tigers v Port Qasim A at Multan - Oct 18-21
Port Qasim A 324 & 253 Tigers 255 & 14/2
R Rams v National Bnk at Rawalpindi - Oct 18-21
R Rams 282 & 147/4 National Bnk 444
K Dolphins v Sui Gas at Karachi - Oct 19-22
K Dolphins 205 & 41/0 Sui Gas 203
1st Test: Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC)
Oct 22-26, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT)
U.A.E. v Pakistan A at Dubai (CA)
Oct 22, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT)
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