May 01, 1927, Jullundur (now Jalandhar), Punjab, India
February 01, 2016, Okara, Pakistan, (aged 88y 276d)
Left hand bat
Left arm fast medium
Israr Ali made his debut for Punjab in 1946-47 before partition, returning to Indian in 1952-53 as a member of the Pakistan side. He played two Test on that tour, but made little impression. As a left-hand batsman he was initially tried at the top of the order, and latterly lower down, with no success. As a fast-medium bowler, he on occasion opened for Pakistan. He was recalled for two more Tests, against Australia in 1959-60, taking five wickets but again failing with the bat.
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