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Mahmood Hussain      

Full name Mahmood Hussain

Born April 2, 1932, Lahore, Punjab

Died December 25, 1991, Northwick Park, Middlesex, England (aged 59 years 267 days)

Major teams Pakistan, East Pakistan, Karachi, National Tyre and Rubber Company, Pakistan Universities, Punjab

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Mahmood Hussain
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 27 39 6 336 35 10.18 0 0 2 5 0
First-class 97 118 12 1160 50 10.94 0 31 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 27 42 5910 2628 68 6/67 6/88 38.64 2.66 86.9 4 2 0
First-class 97 8320 329 8/95 25.28 19 3
Career statistics
Test debut India v Pakistan at Lucknow, Oct 23-26, 1952 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Leeds, Jul 5-7, 1962 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1949-1969
Profile

Mahmood Hussain, one of the stalwarts of Pakistan's early cricket, who took 60 wickets in 29 Test matches, died at Northwick Park Hospital at the age of 59, having been admitted there in September for the treatment of diabetes mellitus. Known as a 'great fighter' during his playing days, he maintained his spirit to the end, in his battle with the dreaded complications of diabetes.

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May 3, 1998

One of Pakistans early fast bowlers, debut in the 1952-53 Series against India. He died 25 dec 1991.

Mahmood Hussain

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1998

Mahmood Hussain - Portrait

Mahmood Hussain - Portrait

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1981

Mahmood Hussain

Mahmood Hussain

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group II: Falcons v Sui Sthn Gas at Abbottabad - Oct 30-Nov 2
Falcons 223 & 244/6 Sui Sthn Gas 297
Group II: Stags v Habib Bank at Bahawalpur - Oct 30-Nov 2
Stags 221 Habib Bank 415/8
Group I: Hawks v Khan RL at Hyderabad (Sind) - Oct 30-Nov 2
Hawks 213 Khan RL 322/5
Leopards v Sui Gas at Islamabad - Oct 30-Nov 2
Sui Gas 262 & 2/0 Leopards 236
K Dolphins v WAPDA at Karachi - Oct 30-Nov 2
K Dolphins 80 & 25/0 WAPDA 303
Group I: L Eagles v Pakistan TV at Lahore - Oct 30-Nov 2
Pakistan TV 294 & 2/0 L Eagles 213
Lahore Lions v United Bank at Lahore - Oct 30-Nov 2
Lahore Lions 216 United Bank 358/4
Tigers v National Bnk at Multan - Oct 30-Nov 1
National Bnk won by an innings and 42 runs
Group I: PIA v Quetta Bears at Islamabad - Oct 30-Nov 1
PIA won by 102 runs
P Panthers v Port Qasim A at Peshawar - Oct 30-Nov 2
Port Qasim A 166 & 270/5 P Panthers 126
R Rams v ZTBL at Rawalpindi - Oct 30-Nov 2
ZTBL 205 & 29/1 R Rams 205
Group II: S Stallions v State B of P at Sialkot - Oct 30-Nov 2
S Stallions 342 State B of P 169/6
2nd Test: Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi - Oct 30-Nov 3
Pakistan 570/6d & 61/2 Australia 261
Pakistan A v N Zealanders at Sharjah
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