Full Name: Atif Sheikh
Born: February 18, 1991, Nottingham
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Left-arm medium-fast
Sheikh, a left-arm pace bowler capable of swinging the ball back into the right-handed batsman, joined the Derbyshire Academy in 2007. He followed in the footsteps of fellow Academy graduates Jake Needham, Dan Redfern and Paul Borrington when he signed a professional contract at the end of the 2008 season.