What is the status of Ziyad ibn Subayh, Abu Maryam?
Ziyad ibn Subayh, Abu Maryam (rahimahullah) was a student of Sahabah like Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar and Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu’anhum).
He is declared reliable by the Muhaddithun, like
Imams: Is-haq ibn Rahuyah, Nasai, Ibn Hibban (rahimahumullah) and others.
Refer: Tahdhibut Tahdhib, vol.3 pg.374, Taqrib, no.2083 and Al-Kashif, no.1694
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best,
Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar