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Shir Shirzai      

Full name Shir Shirzai

Born June 29, 1993, Baghlan,

Current age 21 years 308 days

Major teams Afghanistan Under-19s

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Shir Shirzai
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 27 Band-Region v Mis-Ainak Ghazi Amanullah Khan Town 3 Nov 2014 Other
0/3, 14 Band-Region v Amo Region Kabul 24 Oct 2014 Other
16, 1/24, 53, 0/0 Band-Region v Boost Region Kabul 19 Oct 2014 Other
0/5 Afghan U19 v Vanuatu U19 Bready 7 Aug 2011 Other OD
2/33 Afghan U19 v Kenya U19 Limavady 6 Aug 2011 Other OD
2/34, 3 Afghan U19 v Scot U19 Strabane 5 Aug 2011 Other OD
0/39, 24 Afghan U19 v Namibia U19 Limavady 3 Aug 2011 Other OD
0, 0/22 Afghan U19 v USA U19 Dublin 1 Aug 2011 Other OD
0/44, 19 Afghan U19 v PNG U19 Dublin 31 Jul 2011 Other OD
2/34, 0 Afghan U19 v Ireland U19 Dublin 29 Jul 2011 Other OD
Profile

A right-handed batsman, Shir Shirzai was named Afghanistan's captain for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He was one of the highest run-scorers in the ACC U-19 Elite Cup 2009 with 193 runs, including a century against Qatar. His favourite shot is the cover drive and he compares his batting style to Jacques Kallis. He plans to take up umpiring in future.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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