Safyaan Sharif

Country: Scotland
Born: May 24, 1991, Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium fast
Playing role: Bowler

Safyaan Sharif Bio

Safyaan Mohammed Sharif is a talented cricket player from Scotland known for his impressive bowling skills. Born in Huddersfield, England, Sharif made his debut for the Scotland national team at the young age of 20. His performances for Dunfermline and Scotland U-19s caught the attention of selectors, leading to his inclusion in the national team.

In his first One-Day International (ODI) match against the Netherlands in 2011, Safyaan Sharif showcased his potential by taking an impressive 4 for 27. His fast-medium bowling style immediately marked him as a player to watch in Scottish cricket. With 14 wickets at an average of 23.92, Sharif played a crucial role in Scotland’s success during the World Cup Qualifiers held in New Zealand in 2014. His contributions were instrumental in the team’s qualification for the main tournament.

One of Sharif’s memorable moments came in March 2018 during the Cricket World Cup Qualifier tied match against Zimbabwe at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo. In this game, he achieved a significant milestone by taking his first-ever five-wicket haul in ODIs, finishing with figures of 5 for 33. His exceptional performance with the ball earned him the well-deserved title of “Man of the Match.” Such achievements highlight his ability to step up when it matters most and make a significant impact on the game.

Beyond representing his country, Sharif has also showcased his skills playing for various domestic teams. In 2018, he had the opportunity to join Derbyshire and participate in the prestigious Royal London One-Day Cup and T20 Blast tournaments. This experience allowed him to further refine his abilities and gain valuable exposure to different playing conditions and opponents.

Sharif’s consistent performance and dedication to the sport have earned him a reputable standing among cricket enthusiasts and experts. He is widely recognized for his accuracy, swing, and the ability to generate deceptive pace. As a fast-medium bowler, he possesses the capability to trouble even the most skilled batsmen.

What sets Sharif apart is not only his cricketing ability but also his commitment to continuous improvement. He is known to work hard on his fitness and technique, always striving to better himself as a player. This dedication has resulted in consistent progress throughout his career, and he continues to be a vital asset to the Scottish national team.

With a promising career ahead of him, Safyaan Mohammed Sharif’s journey in the world of cricket is one filled with talent, determination, and remarkable achievements. As he continues to represent Scotland and compete at the highest level, fans eagerly anticipate the further growth and success of this exceptional cricket player.

Safyaan Sharif Career Stats

Safyaan Sharif Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 63 26 14 168 26 14 138 121.73 0 0 10 5 14 0
ODIs 77 53 24 540 40* 18.62 746 72.38 0 0 36 5 20 0
FC 9 12 4 229 60 28.62 465 49.24 0 1 29 1 5 0
List A 106 73 31 719 40* 17.11 1007 71.4 0 0 49 7 22 0
T20s 86 33 18 220 26 14.66 184 119.56 0 0 12 6 17 0

Safyaan Sharif Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 63 62 1285 1730 72 4/24 4/24 24.02 8.07 17.8 2 0 0
ODIs 77 76 3625 3014 100 5/33 5/33 30.14 4.98 36.2 3 2 0
FC 9 14 1213 654 18 4/94 5/88 36.33 3.23 67.3 1 0 0
List A 106 105 4912 4147 139 5/33 5/33 29.83 5.06 35.3 4 2 0
T20s 86 85 1734 2247 98 4/24 4/24 22.92 7.77 17.6 2 0 0

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