Zaheer

Zaheer Khan

Statistics

Batting & Fielding

 MatchesInns Runs HSAveSR100s50sCtSt
Tests92127123175 v Bangladesh11.9551.7003190
ODIs20010179234* v New Zealand12.0073.4600430
T20Is174139 v Australia6.50130.000020
IPL772710723* v Royal Challengers Bangalore9.7293.0400170

Bowling

 MatchesInns Runs BBWktsAveEconSR4W,5W,10W
Tests92127102477/87 v Bangladesh31132.943.2760.4015,11,1
ODIs20010183015/42 v Sri Lanka28229.434.9335.807,1,0
T20Is1744484/19 v Ireland1726.357.6320.701,0,0
IPL772721324/17 v Chennai Super Kings8226.007.5320.691,0,0

One of the key players in the 2011 World Cup Winning for campaign, Zaheer Khan has vast experience in the IPL representing three teams.

IPL career

Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkts Avg Econ S/R
77 76 282.5 82  4/17 7 26 7.5 20.7

 

Team wise performance

Zaheer Khan picked the third most number of wickets for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Zaheer Khan played the 1st and 500th match of IPL, the only player to achieve the rare feat.

Team Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkts Avg Econ S/R
RCB 44 43 167 49 4/17 4 26.7 7.9 20.4
MI 26 26 91.4 26 3/21 3 25.5 7.2 21.1
DD 7 7 24.1 7 2/9 0 22.2 6.5 20.7

 

Year Team Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkts Avg Econ S/R
2008 RCB 11 11 42 13 3/38 1 27.46 8.5 19.4
2009 MI 6 6 21 6 3/31 1 23.67 6.8 21.0
2010 MI 14 14 48.2 15 3/21 2 25.07 7.8 19.3
2011 RCB 15 15 59 14 3/32 1 32.5 7.7 25.3
2012 RCB 16 15 60 17 3/38 1 26.65 7.6 21.2
2013 RCB 2 2 6 5 4/17 1 9.4 7.8 7.2
2014 MI 6 6 22.2 5 2/21 0 29.2 6.5 26.8
2015 DD 7 7 24.1 7 2/9 0 22.29 6.5 20.7

 

T20I career

Zaheer Khan enjoyed a strong International career with India where he finished as the 4th highest wicket taker in both ODIs and Tests. Among left arm pacers only Wasim Akram and Chaminda Vaas have taken more International wickets than Zaheer Khan. He was the leading wicket taker for India in the victorious 2011 campaign with 21 wickets.

Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkts Avg Econ S/R
17 17 58.4 17 4/19 2 26.35 7.6 20.7

 

Zaheer retired from all first class cricket in 2015. His recent appearance came in the IPL 2015 and his presence will help in the development of budding cricketers like Khaleel Ahmed who is also a left arm pacer.