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Sikander Bakht      

Full name Sikander Bakht

Born August 25, 1957, Karachi, Sind

Current age 59 years 3 days

Major teams Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan International Airlines, Public Works Department, Sind, United Bank Limited

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 26 35 12 146 22* 6.34 0 0 0 7 0
ODIs 27 11 7 31 16* 7.75 97 31.95 0 0 3 0 4 0
First-class 186 202 65 1944 67 14.18 0 3 82 0
List A 100 38 17 187 28 8.90 0 0 23 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 26 45 4870 2412 67 8/69 11/190 36.00 2.97 72.6 2 3 1
ODIs 27 27 1277 860 33 4/34 4/34 26.06 4.04 38.6 1 0 0
First-class 186 25305 14167 553 8/69 25.61 3.35 45.7 29 3
List A 100 4490 2707 119 4/15 4/15 22.74 3.61 37.7 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v New Zealand at Karachi, Oct 30-Nov 4, 1976 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v India at Faisalabad, Jan 3-8, 1983 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v England at Sialkot, Dec 30, 1977 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Pakistan at Dunedin, Feb 6, 1989 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1974/75 - 1989/90
List A span 1975/76 - 1990/91
Profile

This tall and gangling fast medium bower had a tendency to invoke a very lively pace from most pitches which made his natural outswinger a nightmare for most batsman. Competing against great bowlers of the time he was usually underestimated. He made headlines by breaking the arm of English captain Mike Brearley during a one day match in Karachi. His finest hour came against India in Delhi in 1979/80 when he demolished them on a placid wicket by taking 8/69 with devastating penetration. ( Contributed by Umair Tariq and Abdul Rehman BSc. Class of 2001, goodguy@deathsdoor.com)

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Islamabad v Peshawar at Rawalpindi
Aug 29, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Lahore B v FATA at Rawalpindi
Aug 29, 2016 (16:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
Karachi B v Rawalpindi at Rawalpindi
Aug 29, 2016 (20:00 local | 15:00 GMT | 11:00 EDT | 10:00 CDT | 08:00 PDT)
3rd ODI: England v Pakistan at Nottingham
Aug 30, 2016 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Karachi W v Lahore W at Rawalpindi
Aug 31, 2016 (16:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
Karachi B v Lahore B at Rawalpindi
Aug 31, 2016 (20:00 local | 15:00 GMT | 11:00 EDT | 10:00 CDT | 08:00 PDT)
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