Zafar Ansari      

Full name Zafar Shahaan Ansari

Born December 10, 1991, Ascot, Berkshire

Current age 25 years 0 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
Tests 3 5 0 49 32 9.80 136 36.02 0 0 5 0 1 0
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 69 113 15 2957 112 30.17 8046 36.75 3 15 334 4 31 0
List A 42 36 12 819 66* 34.12 899 91.10 0 4 44 13 21 0
Twenty20 69 51 23 768 67* 27.42 644 119.25 0 1 51 18 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 5 408 275 5 2/76 3/118 55.00 4.04 81.6 0 0 0
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 69 96 8615 4479 127 6/30 8/236 35.26 3.11 67.8 6 6 0
List A 42 37 1289 1215 38 4/42 4/42 31.97 5.65 33.9 2 0 0
Twenty20 69 59 948 1215 39 3/17 3/17 31.15 7.68 24.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Bangladesh v England at Dhaka, Oct 28-30, 2016 scorecard
Last Test India v England at Visakhapatnam, Nov 17-21, 2016 scorecard
Test 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 India v England at Visakhapatnam, Nov 17-21, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Sep 4, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Warwickshire at Lord's, Sep 17, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Jun 13, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Surrey at Tunbridge Wells, Jul 15, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/45, 4, 0 England v India Visakhapatnam 17 Nov 2016 Test # 2235
32, 2/77, 1/41 England v India Rajkot 9 Nov 2016 Test # 2232
0/36, 13, 2/76, 0 England v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Oct 2016 Test # 2227
4/68, 1 England XI v BCB XI Chittagong 16 Oct 2016 Other
0/23 England XI v BCB XI Chittagong 14 Oct 2016 Other
0, 1/33 Surrey v Warwickshire Lord's 17 Sep 2016 LA
0/40, 48, 0/15, 51 Surrey v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Sep 2016 FC
8, 0/22, 28, 1/18 Surrey v Warwickshire Birmingham 13 Aug 2016 FC
1, 2/61, 0, 4/63 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 4 Aug 2016 FC
0/11, 29* Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 2 Aug 2016 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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Nov 19, 2016

Ravindra Jadeja celebrates as Zafar Ansari thinks reviewing his lbw, India v England, 2nd Test, Visakhapatnam, 3rd day, November 19, 2016

Ravindra Jadeja celebrates as Zafar Ansari thinks reviewing his lbw

© AFP

Nov 17, 2016

Zafar Ansari receives the ball from the outfield, 2nd Test, Vishakapatnam, 1st day, November 17, 2016

Zafar Ansari receives the ball from the outfield

© Associated Press

Nov 10, 2016

Zafar Ansari was the last man dismissed, trapped lbw by Amit Mishra, India v England, 1st Test, Rajkot, 2nd day, November 10, 2016

Zafar Ansari was the last man dismissed, trapped lbw by Amit Mishra

© Associated Press

Country Fixtures Country Results
4th Test: India v England at Mumbai - Dec 8-12
England 400 India 451/7 (142 ov)
5th Test: India v England at Chennai
Dec 16-20, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
1st ODI: India v England at Pune
Jan 15, 2017 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
2nd ODI: India v England at Cuttack
Jan 19, 2017 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
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