ISLAMABAD: Famous cricket all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez turned 37 on Tuesday
Born on October 17, 1980 in Sargodha,Hafeez plays all forms of the game.A former T20 captain of Pakistan cricket team, Hafeez usually opens the batting and forms part of the bowling attack as off spinner.
Widely regarded as the Professor, the major teams for which he played are Pakistan, Lahore, Lahore Lions, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sargodha, Sui Gas Corporation of Pakistan. Hafeez scored his test career best of 224 runs against Bangladesh in 2015 at Khulna during the Dan Cake Series.
In 2011 he won an amazing 10 Man-of-the-Match awards in all forms of international cricket and became only the third player (after Sanath Jayasuriya and Jacques Kallis) to score 1000 runs and take 30 wickets in ODI matches within a calendar year.
He has played 50 Test matches and scored 3452 runs at the average of 39.22. He has scored 9 centuries and 12 fifties. He has played 192 one-day internationals scoring 5916 runs at the average of 32.86.He has scored 11 centuries and 32 half-centuries.
Muhammad Hafeez has so far played 78 T20 Internationals and scored 1619 runs at the average of 22.48 with 9 half-centuries with 86 his highest score.