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One of the quickest bowlers of his time. Fazal Mahmood was one
of the first genuine  Fast Bowlers from Pakistan. He made his
Test Tebut for Pakistan, aginst India at Delhi in 1952/53.
In a career spanning 34 Test Matches, Fazal picked up 139 wickets
at an average of 24.70 and a best of 7 for 42. His performances
earned him the distinction of being named the Wisden Cricketer of
the year for 1955.



Born         : 18 February 1927, Lahore 
Major Teams  : Pakistan, Lahore, Punjab, North India. 
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm Fast Medium
Test Debut   : Pakistan v India at Delhi, 1st Test, 1952/53 
Last Test    : Pakistan v England at The Oval, 5th Test, 1962 
               Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1955 

TESTS
 (career)
                 M    I  NO  Runs   HS     Ave 100  50   Ct St
Batting         34   50   6   620   60   14.09   -   1   11  
                      
                O      M     R   W    Ave  Best   5 10    SR  Econ
Bowling       1639    560  3434 139  24.70  7-42  13  4  70.7  2.09

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