Name: Ajmal Shahzad
Date of birth: 27/07/1985
International Team: N/A
Domestic Team: Nottinghamshire
Bowling Style: Right arm medium fast
Batting Style: Right-hand
- Test debut: v Bangladesh at Old Trafford, June 2010.
- ODI debut: v Bangladesh at Chittagong - March 2010.
- Shahzad became the first British-born Asian to play for Yorkshire when he made his debut in 2004.
- He was called up to the England squad for the tour of Bangladesh in 2010 after claiming 40 wickets and scoring 445 runs for Yorkshire in 2009.
- He only played in one T20 and one ODI on the tour to the subcontinent and struggled to keep his economy rate down.
- An unused squad member in England's World Twenty20 success in the Caribbean.
- Earned a first Test cap when Yorkshire team-mate Tim Bresnan was ruled out of the second Test against Bangladesh in June 2010.
- Impressed with his pace, accuracy and reverse-swing as he helped England to a three-day victory.
- Kept his place in the one-day set-up for the series victories over Australia and Bangladesh.
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||Innings Bowled:||2|
|Highest Score:||0||Best bowling in Innings:||3/45|
|Career Span:||2010-2011||Innings Bowled:||11|
|Highest Score:||9||Best bowling in Innings:||3/41|
Full International Career History
|Jun 4 2010||Bangladesh||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||1||5|
|Jun 4 2010||Bangladesh||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||1||3/45|
|Mar 11 2011||Bangladesh||Chittagong||1||1|
|Feb 27 2011||India||Bangalore||1||6*|
|Jan 30 2011||Australia||Brisbane||1||9|
|Jan 26 2011||Australia||Adelaide||1||4|
|Jan 23 2011||Australia||Sydney||1||4|
|Jan 21 2011||Australia||Hobart||1||2|
|Jan 16 2011||Australia||Melbourne||1||8*|
|Jul 10 2010||Bangladesh||County Ground, Bristol||1||5|
|Mar 11 2011||Bangladesh||Chittagong||1||3/43|
|Feb 27 2011||India||Bangalore||1||0/53|
|Jan 30 2011||Australia||Brisbane||1||0/46|
|Jan 26 2011||Australia||Adelaide||1||1/58|
|Jan 23 2011||Australia||Sydney||1||1/45|
|Jan 21 2011||Australia||Hobart||1||3/43|
|Jan 16 2011||Australia||Melbourne||1||1/51|
|Jul 12 2010||Bangladesh||Edgbaston||1||2/24|
|Jul 10 2010||Bangladesh||County Ground, Bristol||1||3/41|
|Jun 19 2010||Scotland||The Citylets Grange||1||2/31|
|Mar 5 2010||Bangladesh||Chittagong||1||1/55|
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