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Saleem Yousuf      

Full name Saleem Yousuf

Born December 7, 1959, Karachi, Sind

Current age 54 years 322 days

Major teams Pakistan, Allied Bank, Industrial Development Bank of Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan Customs, Sind

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Saleem Yousuf
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 32 44 5 1055 91* 27.05 0 5 4 91 13
ODIs 86 62 19 768 62 17.86 1024 75.00 0 4 81 22
First-class 119 183 22 4578 145* 28.43 6 20 298 41
List A 151 124 22 2007 91 19.67 0 12 130 37
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 86 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 119 19 20 1 1/16 20.00 6.31 19.0 0 0
List A 151 108 73 4 2/36 2/36 18.25 4.05 27.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Mar 5-10, 1982 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v West Indies at Karachi, Nov 15-20, 1990 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Mar 12, 1982 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Dec 21, 1990 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1978-1997
List A span 1980-1997
Profile

After Wasim Bari, a worthy successor was found in the form of Saleem Yousuf who not only proved himself to be an agile and adept wicket-keeper but also strengthened Pakistan's batting lower down the order through his powerful stroke play. He proved his worth behind the wickets on innumerable occasions with athletic catches and sharp stumpings. He also chipped in with useful innings in both forms of the game to guide Pakistan to numerous victories. One of his most memorable innings was a gritty innings in the match against West Indies in the World Cup 1987 which turned certain defeat into victory for Pakistan. ( Contributed by Umair Tariq and Abdul Rehman BSc. Class of 2001, goodguy@deathsdoor.com)

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Saleem Yousuf

Saleem Yousuf

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Jul 2, 1987

Imran Khan remonstrates with Saleem Yousuf after Yousuf had tried to claim he caught Ian Botham when he had clearly dropped the ball and picked it up off the turf, England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Headingley, July 2, 1987

Imran Khan remonstrates with Saleem Yousuf

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Jul 2, 1987

Imran Khan remonstrates with Saleem Yousuf after Yousuf had tried to claim he caught Ian Botham when he had clearly dropped the ball and picked it up off the turf, England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Headingley, July 2, 1987

Imran Khan remonstrates with Saleem Yousuf

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - Oct 22-26
Pakistan 454 & 67/0 Australia 303
Group II: Wolves v Habib Bank at Faisalabad - Oct 24-27
Habib Bank 240/6
Leopards v National Bnk at Islamabad
Oct 24-27, 2014 (10:00 local | 05:00 GMT | 01:00 EDT | 00:00 CDT | 22:00 PDT)
K Dolphins v ZTBL at Karachi - Oct 24-27
K Dolphins 222 ZTBL 50/4
Group I: Zebras v Khan RL at Karachi - Oct 24-27
Zebras 83 Khan RL 154/3
Group I: L Eagles v PIA at Lahore - Oct 24-27
L Eagles 203/7
Lahore Lions v Sui Gas at Lahore - Oct 24-27
Lahore Lions 232
Tigers v WAPDA at Multan - Oct 24-27
WAPDA 185 Tigers 6/0
P Panthers v United Bank at Peshawar - Oct 24-27
P Panthers 98 United Bank 64/1
Group I: Quetta Bears v Pakistan TV at Islamabad
Oct 24-27, 2014 (10:00 local | 05:00 GMT | 01:00 EDT | 00:00 CDT | 22:00 PDT)
R Rams v Port Qasim A at Rawalpindi
Oct 24-27, 2014 (10:00 local | 05:00 GMT | 01:00 EDT | 00:00 CDT | 22:00 PDT)
Group II: S Stallions v Sui Sthn Gas at Sialkot - Oct 24-27
Sui Sthn Gas 210 S Stallions 8/2
3rd unofficial ODI: U.A.E. v Pakistan A at Dubai (CA)
Oct 25, 2014 (11:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
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