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Full name Shafqat Rana
Born August 10, 1943, Simla, Punjab, India
Current age 70 years 348 days
Major teams Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan International Airlines
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|Test debut||Pakistan v Australia at Karachi, Oct 24-29, 1964 scorecard|
|Last Test||Pakistan v New Zealand at Dhaka, Nov 8-11, 1969 scorecard|
|List A span||1974-1975|
Shafqat Rana was a very good right-handed batsman, strong on the drive and cut, who was not given that many opportunities in a broken career in which he played five Tests in six years. The highlight was an appearance against New Zealand in 1969-70 when he made a career-best 95, and a total of 167 runs, in the third Test at Lahore, and 65 at Dhaka where rioting caused the abandonment of the game.
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