Full name Javed Burki
Born May 8, 1938, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India
Current age 78 years 116 days
Major teams Pakistan, Karachi, Lahore, North West Frontier Province, Oxford University, Punjab, Rawalpindi
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|Test debut||India v Pakistan at Mumbai (BS), Dec 2-7, 1960 scorecard|
|Last Test||Pakistan v New Zealand at Dhaka, Nov 8-11, 1969 scorecard|
|First-class span||1955/56 - 1974/75|
|List A span||1967 - 1967|
|Test debut||New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch, Feb 25-28, 1993 scorecard|
|Last Test||England v South Africa at Manchester, Jul 2-6, 1998 scorecard|
|ODI debut||New Zealand v Australia at Dunedin, Mar 19, 1993 scorecard|
|Last ODI||South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, Feb 7, 1999 scorecard|
Married with one son and one daughter.
Interests include golf.
Secretary to Goverment of Pakistan Ministry of Water and Power.
A refusal to play low-percentage cricket is a major ingredient in MS Dhoni's success as an ODI finisher, but that approach is no longer fetching results in T20
England set a new record for the highest team total in ODIs as the runs flowed
Shivnarine Chanderpaul, now preparing for a second career in coaching, on not getting the farewell he thought he deserved
This is the first time India are officially visiting the USA, and the excitement among their local fans is tangible - even if match tickets are stiffly priced
Also: playing for three countries, winning from 26 for 5, and players born in the Middle East
West Indies v India was not a good advertisement for the format for a number of reasons
The start to JP Duminy's Test career was impressive, but in the last three-and-a-half years he has done little to justify his place in the team