Full name Aamer Malik
Born January 3, 1963, Mandi Bahauddin, Punjab
Current age 52 years 241 days
Major teams Pakistan, Agriculture Development Bank of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan International Airlines, Pakistan Railways
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
|Test debut||Pakistan v England at Faisalabad, Dec 7-12, 1987 scorecard|
|Last Test||Pakistan v Australia at Rawalpindi, Oct 5-9, 1994 scorecard|
|ODI debut||West Indies v Pakistan at Port of Spain, Mar 18, 1988 scorecard|
|Last ODI||Pakistan v Australia at Multan, Oct 14, 1994 scorecard|
|First-class span||1979/80 - 2001/02|
|List A span||1982/83 - 1997/98|
A chequered career for Aamer Malik. He is one of only three men to score a century in both innings of his first-class debut (Arthur Morris and Nari Contractor are the others), he made a seven-hour unbeaten 98 in his second Test, made back-to-back hundreds against India in 1989-90, took a Test stumping as stand-in keeper (Richie Richardson), took one Test wicket (Australia's Peter Taylor - batting at No. 2) and was recalled after a four-year absence to face Australia in 1994-95. He helped save the second Test with a crucial second-innings 65 ... and was dropped, this time for good.
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