Pervez Sajjad

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Pervez Sajjad
Personal information
Born (1942-08-30)30 August 1942
Lahore, Punjab, British India (now Pakistan)
Batting style Right-hand batsman
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
Role bowler
Relations Waqar Hasan (brother)
International information
National side
Test debut 24 October 1964 v Australia
Last Test 16 March 1973 v England
Career statistics
Competition Tests First-class
Matches 19 133
Runs scored 123 786
Batting average 13.66 10.48
100s/50s –/– –/1
Top score 24 56*
Balls bowled 4145 27300
Wickets 59 493
Bowling average 23.89 21.80
5 wickets in innings 3 28
10 wickets in match 6
Best bowling 7/74 8/89
Catches/stumpings 9/– 57/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 10 March 2013

Pervez Sajjad Hasan (Urdu: پرویز سجاد حسن; born 30 August 1942, Lahore, Punjab) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in nineteen Tests from 1964 to 1973. He joined the coveted club of the top ten bowlers of the world in his ninth test, a feat never achieved by any bowler from Pakistan before him.

Career

He played 19 Tests for Pakistan as a cunning left-arm legspinner whose forte was that he was effective even on unhelpful tracks. In all, he took 59 economical wickets, including five wickets in an innings three times, always against New Zealand. At Auckland in 1964–65 he finished with 5 for 42. In the 1969–70 series, he took 22 wickets at only 15.63, including 5 for 33 at Karachi and his Test-best 7 for 74 at Lahore.[1]

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