Saleem Yousuf

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Saleem Yousuf
Personal information
Born (1959-12-07) 7 December 1959 (age 55)
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style
International information
National side
Test debut 5 March 1982 v Sri Lanka
Last Test 15 November 1990 v West Indies
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 32 86
Runs scored 1055 768
Batting average 27.05 17.86
100s/50s -/5 -/4
Top score 91* 62
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match n/a
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 91/13 81/22
Source: [1], 4 February 2006

Saleem Yousuf (born December 7, 1959) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 32 Tests and 86 ODIs from 1982 to 1990. He was a wicket keeper. He made his highest Test score of 91 not out against England at Edgbaston in 1987. One of his most memorable innings was in a match against the West Indies in the 1987 World Cup, which turned certain defeat into victory for Pakistan.

Post-retirement[edit]

After retirement, he served on the Selection Committee for the Pakistan Cricket Board. Nowadays he is serving as Principal Appraiser in Pakistan Customs Service.

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