Karachi: The fourth anniversary of the nice batsman and former Test captain Hanif Mohammad, generally known as the Little Master on the planet of cricket, will probably be celebrated tomorrow.
Hanif Mohammad, who performed his first Test in opposition to India in 1952 and holds a number of information, scored 3915 runs at a mean of 44 in 97 innings of 55 Test matches, together with 12 centuries and 15 fifties.
He performed a record-breaking 337-run innings within the 1958 Kingston Test in opposition to the West Indies. During this time he stood on the crease for 970 minutes and saved Pakistan from sure defeat. Hanif Mohammad additionally performed a record-breaking 499-run innings for Karachi in first-class cricket in opposition to Bahawalpur.
His three different brothers, Wazir Muhammad, Mushtaq Muhammad and Sadiq Muhammad, also called the Muhammad brothers, additionally performed Test cricket. His son Shoaib Mohammad has additionally been a Test cricketer. Hanif B's mom Amir B, popularly generally known as Aman B, was the Women's Badminton Champion of United India.
Born on December 11, 1934 in Gujarat (India), Hanif Muhammad handed away on August 11, 2016 in Karachi after an extended sickness. Hanif Mohammad, who was awarded the Presidential Medal of Excellence by the Government of Pakistan, is inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.