Wasim Jaffer

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Indian cricket will forever be remembered for the era before Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar and the era after he stepped aside and made way for newcomers to ...
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Dhawal Kulkarni with Sachin Tendulkar It would have hurt a lot of people in Mumbai cricket after they lost to Maharashtra in the last Ranji trophy ...
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Wasim Jaffer New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Mumbai, Karnataka, Goa and Jammu and Kashmir registered outright wins in the fifth round of the Ranji Trophy ...
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New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) It was a day for India discards in the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament as Vikram Raj Vir (VRV) Singh, Abhnav Mukund, Yusuf ...
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Lahli (Haryana), Oct 29 (IANS) The Lahli crowd could not have asked for more. Not only did Sachin Tendulkar score his final fifty in the Ranji ...
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Lahli (Haryana), Oct 29 (IANS) The Lahli crowd could not have asked for more. Not only did Sachin Tendulkar score his final fifty in Ranji Trophy, ...
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Like a coin that has two sides, Mumbai cricket has seen the ups and downs through its cricketing sons. One cannot deny the fact that they are blessed ...
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It was a quarter-final match of the Giles Shield – a premier school level tournament of Mumbai. The year was 1993. Anjuman Islam Urdu’s ...
Wasim Jaffer (c) Wasim Jaffer was slowly moving towards another first class hundred. Somewhere around noon, the Indian team for the Australian ...
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BIO: Wasim Jaffer is an Indian cricketer who profile is that of a right-handed opening batsman and an occasional right arm off-break bowler. He made his entry into the first class cricket scoring a triple century in his second match. It was the first occasion that a batsman had made a triple century for Mumbai away from home. Jaffer was recalled to the Test team for the tour of Pakistan 2005-06 in the wake of excellent domestic form, but did not play in the Test matches. It was in the next series in India that Jaffer scored his maiden Test century scoring exactly 100 against England at Nagpur, in his first Test since his recall. He made his first Test double century at the Antigua Recreation Ground against the West Indies in June 2006. In July 2006, his position as India's first-choice opener to partner Virender Sehwag was confirmed via the award of a central contract by the BCCI in India. Jaffer scored 202 in the first innings of the second test of the 2007 series against Pakistan at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. Jaffer ended his career with 5 centuries of which 2 were double centuries.
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