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Born : February 16, 1978

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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.

Wasim Jaffer Latest News & Articles

South Africa vs India 2018: Wasim Jaffer says India needs 500 runs in the first innings
South Africa vs India 2018: Wasim Jaffer says India needs 500 runs in the first innings
South Africa scored 335 runs in their first innings.
Wasim Jaffer played Vidarbha's historic season for free
Wasim Jaffer played Vidarbha's historic season for free
The 39-year-old former India opener admitted that he was just reciprocating what Vidarbha did for him last season.
9 titles at 40, 'motivated' Wasim Jaffer refuses to slow down
9 titles at 40, 'motivated' Wasim Jaffer refuses to slow down
In an exclusive with Sportskeeda, Wasim Jaffer opened up about his glittering career, and what lies ahead in it.
Ranji Trophy 2017: How Vidarbha toppled Delhi to create history
Ranji Trophy 2017: How Vidarbha toppled Delhi to create history
A close look at the key moments of the final day's play in the Ranji Trophy season.
Who said what: Cricketing fraternity reacts to Vidarbha winning the Ranji Trophy
Who said what: Cricketing fraternity reacts to Vidarbha winning the Ranji Trophy
Vidarbha defeated Delhi by 9 wickets in the final
Wadkar-Sarwate take Vidarbha closer to historic Ranji Trophy title
Wadkar-Sarwate take Vidarbha closer to historic Ranji Trophy title
Vidarbha are in the driver's seat after a gritty display on day 3.
Ranji Trophy 2017/18 Final, Day 3 round-up: Vidarbha on verge of history after securing massive first innings lead
Ranji Trophy 2017/18 Final, Day 3 round-up: Vidarbha on verge of history after securing massive first innings lead
Vidarbha pulled ahead with a massive lead of 233 after the third day's play.
Ranji Trophy 2017/18 Final, Day 2 round-up: Vidarbha in pole position courtesy Rajneesh Gurbani hat-trick
Ranji Trophy 2017/18 Final, Day 2 round-up: Vidarbha in pole position courtesy Rajneesh Gurbani hat-trick
Rajneesh Gurbani's hat-trick was only the second in a Ranji Trophy final.
Rajneesh Gurbani hat-trick puts Vidarbha in the ascendancy
Rajneesh Gurbani hat-trick puts Vidarbha in the ascendancy
Gurbani became just the second bowler to scalp a hat-trick in the final of the Ranji Trophy.
Wasim Jaffer embraces new role at Vidarbha
Wasim Jaffer embraces new role at Vidarbha
Former India opener Wasim Jaffer is a senior batsman and a mentor at Vidarbha after his long stint at Mumbai.
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: The rise and rise of Vidarbha
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: The rise and rise of Vidarbha
Vidarbha created history by qualifying for the Ranji Trophy finals. Their performance in the last few years has been encouraging.
Ranji Trophy Semi-Final Day 4 Round-up: Vidarbha inch ahead in thrilling contest
Ranji Trophy Semi-Final Day 4 Round-up: Vidarbha inch ahead in thrilling contest
The final day of the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Karnataka and Vidarbha is poised for an exciting finish.
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: 5 things that Vidarbha did well this season
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: 5 things that Vidarbha did well this season
Vidarbha has qualified for the Ranji Trophy semifinals.
List of Ranji Trophy records
List of Ranji Trophy records
Many records have been broken in the tournament over the years. Let us take a look at the list of all the important Ranji Trophy records.
Top 10 run-getters in Ranji Trophy
Top 10 run-getters in Ranji Trophy
A look at the top 10 all-time Ranji run-getters.
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