Zafar Ansari      

Full name Zafar Shahaan Ansari

Born December 10, 1991, Ascot, Berkshire

Current age 24 years 147 days

Major teams Cambridge MCCU, England Under-19s, Surrey, Surrey 2nd XI, Surrey Under-13s, Surrey Under-15s, Surrey Under-17s, Surrey Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Relation Brother - AS Ansari

Zafar Shahaan Ansari
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 58 94 14 2577 112 32.21 6971 36.96 3 14 293 1 28 0
List A 36 30 11 690 66* 36.31 734 94.00 0 3 39 13 20 0
Twenty20 59 42 19 664 67* 28.86 554 119.85 0 1 46 16 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 58 80 7208 3743 106 6/30 8/236 35.31 3.11 68.0 5 5 0
List A 36 31 1043 1020 35 4/42 4/42 29.14 5.86 29.8 2 0 0
Twenty20 59 49 768 996 31 3/17 3/17 32.12 7.78 24.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only ODI Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 2-4, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Durham at The Oval, May 1-4, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Sep 4, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Nottinghamshire at The Oval, Sep 7, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Jun 13, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's, Jul 23, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
41, 2/131 Surrey v Durham The Oval 1 May 2016 FC
53, 1/56, 14, 3/43 Surrey v Somerset The Oval 24 Apr 2016 FC
99 Surrey v Lancashire Manchester 14 Sep 2015 FC
1/42 Surrey v Notts The Oval 7 Sep 2015 LA
4/61, 106, 1/38 Surrey v Derbyshire The Oval 1 Sep 2015 FC
35, 2/39 Surrey v Kent The Oval 27 Aug 2015 LA
4 Surrey v Somerset Taunton 17 Aug 2015 LA
5/108, 6, 3/128, 34 Surrey v Essex Colchester 7 Aug 2015 FC
18, 0/30 Surrey v Worcs The Oval 4 Aug 2015 LA
25*, 1/34 Surrey v Derbyshire Guildford 2 Aug 2015 LA
Profile

"Cricket is not the end for me. My life isn't directed towards it. Cricket is a part of my life." Very few professional cricketers dare to say that in the 21st century, offering as it does an open invitation to coaches and supporters to suspect that their talent is not being maximised. But Zafar Ansari is prepared to say it and his balanced outlook is just one of the reasons why he is one of the more intriguing talents in the English game.

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May 3, 2016

Zafar Ansari took a return catch to remove Ben Stokes, Surrey v Durham, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 3rd day, May 3, 2016

Zafar Ansari took a return catch to remove Ben Stokes

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Apr 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari celebrates his half-century, Surrey v Somerset, Specsavers County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 2nd day, April 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari celebrates his half-century

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Apr 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari drives through the covers, Surrey v Somerset, Specsavers County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 2nd day, April 25, 2016

Zafar Ansari drives through the covers

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Sussex at Derby
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 8-10, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Worcs at Cardiff
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Northants at Leicester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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