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Zafar Ansari      

Full name Zafar Shahaan Ansari

Born December 10, 1991, Ascot, Berkshire

Current age 24 years 60 days

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

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 56 91 14 2469 112 32.06 6738 36.64 3 13 278 1 25 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 56 77 6787 3513 100 6/30 8/236 35.13 3.10 67.8 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 Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester, Sep 14-17, 2015 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
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
41, 2/33 Surrey v Durham Chester-le-Street 31 Jul 2015 LA
66*, 3/58 Surrey v Yorkshire The Oval 29 Jul 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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Sep 15, 2015

Zafar Ansari calls for the physio, Lancashire v Surrey, LV= County Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 2nd day, September 15, 2015

Zafar Ansari calls for the physio

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Sep 15, 2015

Zafar Ansari leaves the field after suffering a hand injury, Lancashire v Surrey, LV= County Championship, Division Two, Old Trafford, 2nd day, September 15, 2015

Zafar Ansari leaves the field after suffering a hand injury

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Sep 3, 2015

Zafar Ansari went on to make a century, Surrey v Derbyshire, LV= County Championship, Division Two, Kia Oval, 3rd day, September 3, 2015

Zafar Ansari went on to make a century

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Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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