Ashar Zaidi      

Full name Syed Ashar Ahmed Zaidi

Born July 13, 1981, Karachi, Sind

Current age 35 years 258 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 110 177 13 5986 202 36.50 12 29 82 0
List A 89 83 10 2540 141 34.79 4 11 31 0
Twenty20 48 38 9 830 59* 28.62 598 138.79 0 4 60 38 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 110 5873 2760 91 4/50 30.32 2.81 64.5 0 0
List A 89 2801 2004 67 4/39 4/39 29.91 4.29 41.8 2 0 0
Twenty20 48 38 666 746 31 4/11 4/11 24.06 6.72 21.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class Essex v Sussex at Colchester, Aug 4-7, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Warwickshire v Essex at Birmingham, Aug 17, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Abbottabad Rhinos v Islamabad Leopards at Karachi, Feb 24, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Comilla Victorians v Rangpur Riders at Dhaka, Dec 4, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Zalmi v MCC World XI ICCA Dubai 24 Mar 2017 Other T20
24*, 3/34 Kow Cantons v City Kaitak Mong Kok 12 Mar 2017 Other T20
26*, 1/28 Kow Cantons v GGL Mong Kok 11 Mar 2017 Other T20
46, 1/19 Kow Cantons v HKI United Mong Kok 11 Mar 2017 Other T20
2/21, 6 Kow Cantons v HH Jaguars Mong Kok 10 Mar 2017 Other T20
1/27 Kow Cantons v City Kaitak Mong Kok 8 Mar 2017 Other T20
17 Victorians v Riders Dhaka 4 Dec 2016 T20
0/10, 10 Victorians v Titans Dhaka 13 Nov 2016 T20
0/18, 2 Victorians v Vikings Dhaka 8 Nov 2016 T20
1/40, 7 Essex v Warwickshire Birmingham 17 Aug 2016 LA
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 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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Jun 16, 2016

Ashar Zaidi hits out for Essex while Gareth Roderick looks on, Essex v Gloucestershire, NatWest Blast, Chelmsford, June 16, 2016

Ashar Zaidi hits out for Essex while Gareth Roderick looks on

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Jun 15, 2016

Azhar Zaidi took three Kent wickets, Essex v Kent, Royal London Cup, South Group, Chelmsford

Azhar Zaidi took three Kent wickets

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Tour Results
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 28, 2013
Pakistan won by 11 runs
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 27, 2013
Pakistan won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 24, 2013
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 19, 2013
Match tied
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