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Safyaan Sharif      

Full name Safyaan Mohammed Sharif

Born May 24, 1991, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Current age 28 years 322 days

Major teams Scotland, Edmonton Royals, Scotland A, Scotland Under-15s, Scotland Under-17s, Scotland Under-19s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Safyaan Mohammed Sharif
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 44 33 16 292 34 17.17 394 74.11 0 0 19 4 11 0
T20Is 42 18 9 123 26 13.66 100 123.00 0 0 8 3 10 0
First-class 9 12 4 229 60 28.62 465 49.24 0 1 29 1 5 0
List A 73 53 23 471 34 15.70 655 71.90 0 0 32 6 13 0
T20s 63 23 11 163 26 13.58 134 121.64 0 0 10 4 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 44 44 2129 1776 64 5/33 5/33 27.75 5.00 33.2 2 1 0
T20Is 42 41 863 1185 49 4/24 4/24 24.18 8.23 17.6 1 0 0
First-class 9 14 1213 654 18 4/94 5/88 36.33 3.23 67.3 1 0 0
List A 73 73 3416 2909 103 5/33 5/33 28.24 5.10 33.1 3 1 0
T20s 63 62 1281 1676 73 4/24 4/24 22.95 7.85 17.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Netherlands at Aberdeen, Jun 29, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Scotland v United States of America at ICCA Dubai, Dec 14, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Scotland at ICCA Dubai, Mar 13, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Oct 30, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Namibia v Scotland at Windhoek, Sep 23-26, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Ireland v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Nov 29-Dec 1, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Scotland v Netherlands at Aberdeen, Jun 29, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Pakistan Shaheens v Marylebone Cricket Club at Lahore, Feb 16, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Namibia v Scotland at Windhoek, Oct 1, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Northern (Pakistan) v Marylebone Cricket Club at Lahore, Feb 17, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/21, 3* M.C.C. v Northern Lahore 17 Feb 2020 T20
31, 1/39 M.C.C. v Shaheens Lahore 16 Feb 2020 LA
0/25 M.C.C. v Qalandars Lahore 14 Feb 2020 T20
0/49, 26* Scotland v U.S.A. ICCA Dubai 14 Dec 2019 ODI # 4219
3/55, 4* Scotland v U.S.A. Sharjah 9 Dec 2019 ODI # 4217
3/21 Scotland v U.A.E. Dubai (DSC) 30 Oct 2019 T20I # 989
10, 1/21 Scotland v Netherlands Dubai (DSC) 27 Oct 2019 T20I # 983
2/33 Scotland v Bermuda Dubai (DSC) 24 Oct 2019 T20I # 966
1/40, 17* Scotland v Namibia ICCA Dubai 22 Oct 2019 T20I # 955
2/32 Scotland v P.N.G. ICCA Dubai 21 Oct 2019 T20I # 950
Profile

Born in Huddersfield, Safyaan Sharif made his debut for Scotland at 20 after eye-catching performances for Dunfermline and Scotland U-19s, and took 4 for 27 against the Netherlands in his first ODI in 2011. With 14 wickets at 23.92 apiece, his fast-medium bowling played an important part in Scotland's success in the World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand in 2014.

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Oct 18, 2019

Safyaan Sharif gets a high five after bowling Surendran Chandramohan for 51, Scotland v Singapore, T20 World Cup Qualifier, Dubai, October 18, 2019

Safyaan Sharif gets a high five after bowling Surendran Chandramohan for 51

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Jun 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif after claiming the final wicket, Scotland v England, Edinburgh, June 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif after claiming the final wicket

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Jun 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif sprints off after the final wicket to seal a historic maiden win over England, Scotland v England, only ODI, Edinburgh, June 10, 2018

Safyaan Sharif sprints off after the final wicket to seal a historic maiden win over England

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