Full name Syed Asghar Ali
Born June 11, 1924, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Died April 19, 1979, Karachi, Sind (aged 54 years 312 days)
Major teams Hyderabad (Pakistan), Karachi
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1942/43 - 1956/57|
Captain of Karachi and Sind in the early 1950s, Asghar Ali, who died on April 19, aged 55, was born in Hyderabad, India, and had considerable success in the Ranji Trophy. He also represented Muslims in the Pentangular tournament.
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