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Q&A with Azim Kazi

22 Mar 2021

As it is only a few weeks until our 2021 professional arrives here in England, we have put some questions to him and he has given us his answers. This just means you might know a tiny bit more about him before you first meet him and when you do be sure to say Namaste! 

Below are the questions we put to him and the answers he gave us;

Getting to know the Pro -Azim Kazi!

Where are you from - Ahmednagar/        Maharashtra

How old are you - age 27 

What are your nicknames - Abu 

Which teams do you play for - Maharashtra

Batting style - left handed

Favourite batting position - middle order

Bowling style - left arm orthodox

Music to walk out to when going out to bat - No music

Cricketing hero - Ms Dhoni 

Sporting hero (not cricket) - Messi 

Best player you have played in a team with - Kedar Jadhav / Naushad Shaikh/ Ruturaj Gaikwad

Best player you have played against - Shikhar Dhawan

Most difficult bowler you have faced - Varun Arun

Toughest batsman you have bowled to - Suryakumar Yadav

Favourite player of all time - Ms Dhoni 

Least favourite player and why - Yuvraj Singh / because I am also left hand allrounder 

Your personal cricketing highlight - 140 against Jharkhand

Which IPL team do you support - KKR

Funniest thing you’ve seen on a cricket field - freehit run out 

Favourite football team (if any) - Barcelona 

Favourite food - mutton biriyani

Favourite film - Sultan 

Favourite TV show - Kapil Sharma show 

Favourite drink - tea 😜

Favourite place - Mumbai

Career goals - become best all-rounder

Proudest moment - 100 against Mumbai 

Pet hate - Short cut in anything

What are you looking forward to when playing for Consett - Want to play good cricket and win matches 

Five dream guests to have round for a dinner party - Msd / Sachin / Yuvraj / Afridi / Shahrukh Khan

First thing you would buy if you won the lottery - house 🏠  / car