New two-year contract for Ashar Zaidi


Essex CCC are pleased to announce that Ashar Zaidi has signed a new contract with the club.

Fans favourite Zaidi has put pen-to-paper on a new two-year deal which will see him remain at the club until the end of the 2018 season.

Boom Boom as he has become known to all at The E.C.G delivered some swashbuckling innings throughout the NatWest T20 Blast campaign including a stunning 59 from 24 balls at Lord’s to help The Eagles qualify for the quarter-finals.

All-rounder Zaidi was happy to sign for another two years with the club. He added: “I am delighted the club have shown trust in me and given me further opportunities to show my capabilities.

“There is a great bunch of people throughout the club working hard to deliver success. Hopefully we can continue to be in contention for silverware throughout my time with the club.”

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