Haseeb Ahsan      

Full name Haseeb Ahsan

Born July 15, 1939, Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province

Died March 8, 2013, Karachi (aged 73 years 236 days)

Major teams Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan International Airlines, Peshawar Cricket Association

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Haseeb Ahsan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 12 16 7 61 14 6.77 0 0 1 1 0
First-class 49 59 16 242 36 5.62 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 12 17 2835 1330 27 6/202 6/202 49.25 2.81 105.0 0 2 0
First-class 49 8244 3935 142 8/23 27.71 2.86 58.0 13 2
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Pakistan at Bridgetown, Jan 17-23, 1958 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v England at Karachi, Feb 2-7, 1962 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1956-1963
Profile

In 12 Tests Pakistani offspinner Haseeb Ahsan took 27 wickets at an average close to 50. His best figures came at Chennai in 1960-61, when India piled up 539 and Ahsan took 84-19-202-6. He never bowled in a Test in England for fear that he would be no-balled for throwing, and was actually called against India in the first Test at Bombay in 1960-61. Ahsan returned to England as Pakistan's tour manager in 1987.
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Aug 5, 1987

Pakistan manager Ahsan Haseeb talks to captain Imran Khan, August 5, 1987

Pakistan manager Ahsan Haseeb talks to captain Imran Khan

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A Haseeb Ahsan portrait from the late 1980s

Haseeb Ahsan portrait

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Only T20I: Pakistan v Australia at Dubai (DSC)
Oct 3, 2014 (20:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 12:00 EDT | 11:00 CDT | 09:00 PDT)
1st ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Abu Dhabi
Oct 5, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Sharjah
Oct 8, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
3rd ODI: Pakistan v Australia at Abu Dhabi
Oct 10, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 07:00 EDT | 06:00 CDT | 04:00 PDT)
Pakistan A v Australians at Sharjah
Oct 13-16, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT)
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