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Wahab Riaz

Wahab Riaz

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Date of Birth28 June 1985
Place of BirthLahore, Pakistan
CareerFebruary 2008 - Active

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1. Made his Test debut against England at The Oval in 2010, announcing his arrival with a spell of 5 for 63, thus becoming the ninth Pakistani to take five wickets on Test debut.

2. Recorded tremendous figures of 9 for 59 – including a hat-trick – during a Quaid-e-Azam Trophy game between Lahore Ravi and Lahore Shalimar in 2013.

3. Earned a lot of praise for a spell of intimidatory fast bowling against Australia during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup; Pakistan lost the match and crashed out of the tournament.

4. Playing in his second ICC CT

5. ODI debut against Zimbabwe at Sheikhupura in 2008

6. On his Test debut, against England at The Oval in 2010 he took 5 for 63, becoming the ninth Pakistan bowler to take five on debut

7. He took 5 for 46 against India in the semi-final of ICC CWC 2011 in Mohali - but it wasn't enough to prevent defeat