Ashar Zaidi      

Full name Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi

Born July 13, 1981, Karachi, Sind

Current age 36 years 129 days

Major teams Comilla Victorians, Essex, Gazi Tank Cricketers, Islamabad, Islamabad Cricket Association, Islamabad Leopards, Islamabad United, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Also known as Ashi

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 112 179 13 6015 202 36.23 12 29 84 0
List A 100 94 11 2780 141 33.49 4 12 34 0
T20s Insights on t20 61 50 10 970 59* 24.25 721 134.53 0 4 67 46 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 112 6023 2803 94 4/50 29.81 2.79 64.0 0 0
List A 100 3187 2330 75 4/39 4/39 31.06 4.38 42.4 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 61 50 810 969 38 4/11 4/11 25.50 7.17 21.3 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Sep 5-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Essex v Nottinghamshire at Chelmsford, Jun 16, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Essex at Hove, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/7, 6 Essex v Lancashire Manchester 5 Sep 2017 FC
0/17, 3 Essex v Sussex Hove 18 Aug 2017 T20
0/42, 7 Essex v Kent Chelmsford 17 Aug 2017 T20
0/18, 18 Essex v Gloucs Bristol 13 Aug 2017 T20
5, 1/5 Essex v Middlesex Chelmsford 11 Aug 2017 T20
2/24, 21 Essex v Hampshire Southampton 4 Aug 2017 T20
- Essex v Gloucs Chelmsford 29 Jul 2017 T20
0/9, 2 Essex v Middlesex Lord's 27 Jul 2017 T20
1/12, 17 Essex v Hampshire Chelmsford 21 Jul 2017 T20
1/23, 8 Essex v Surrey The Oval 19 Jul 2017 T20
Profile

Ashar Zaidi, a rotund Karachi-born allrounder with a British passport, has carved out a niche for himself in England. Signed by Sussex after plying his trade with Accrington in the Lancashire League, he spent two seasons at Hove before making Essex his second county in 2016.

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Jul 7, 2017

Ashar Zaidi 'dabs' after taking a wicket, Essex v Surrey, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Chelmsford, July 7, 2017

Ashar Zaidi 'dabs' after taking a wicket

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Apr 30, 2017

Ashar Zaidi plundered 72 off 40 balls, Essex v Hampshire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Chelmsford, April 30, 2017

Ashar Zaidi plundered 72 off 40 balls

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Jul 28, 2016

Ashar Zaidi launches down the ground, Middlesex v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Lord's, July 28, 2016

Ashar Zaidi launches down the ground

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