Full name Ghulam Abbas
Born May 1, 1947, Delhi, India
Current age 70 years 83 days
Major teams Pakistan, Karachi, National Bank of Pakistan, Pakistan International Airlines
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
|Only Test||England v Pakistan at The Oval, Aug 24-28, 1967 scorecard|
|First-class span||1962/63 - 1984/85|
|List A span||1967 - 1981/82|
Success came early for Ghulam Abbas. He was a student when he toured Celyon in 1964, and subsequent trips to Australia in 1964-65 and England in 1967 followed. But he played only one Test, at The Oval in 1967, when he scored 0 and 12. A left-hand batsman, he was strong off the back foot.
Is the Universe Boss ready to hang up his boots? Not quite - poor year or not
Also, what is the record for the number of sixes hit in a T20 match?