Full name Malik Miran Bakhsh
Born April 20, 1907, Rawalpindi
Died February 8, 1991, Dhok Rata, Rawalpindi (aged 83 years 294 days)
Major teams Pakistan, Punjab, Rawalpindi, Services (Pakistan)
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
|Test debut||Pakistan v India at Lahore, Jan 29-Feb 1, 1955 scorecard|
|Last Test||Pakistan v India at Peshawar, Feb 13-16, 1955 scorecard|
|First-class span||1949/50 - 1958/59|
Pakistan offspinner Miran Bux's main claim to fame is that he was the second-oldest debutant in Test history. He was 47 years 275 days when, in his last season of first-class cricket in 1954-55, he was called up against India at Lahore. It was a short-lived experiment - he took only two wickets in his two Tests - but Miran did at least end with a first-class bowling average of 19.
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"