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Javed Miandad

Profession: Cricketer

Nationality:
Pakistan
Pakistani

Why Famous: Played 124 Tests and scored 8,832 runs.

Born: June 12, 1957
Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan
Age: 64 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini

Historical Events

  • 1975-06-11 One-day international cricket debut of Javed Miandad aged 17 yrs 364 days
  • 1976-10-09 Test Cricket debut of Javed Miandad (Pakistan), scores 163 on 1st day
  • 1976-10-31 Pakistani cricketer Javed Miandad scores 206 v NZ, aged 19 yrs 141 days (29 fours 1 six)
  • 1981-11-16 Dennis Lillee kicks Javed Miandad after he had waved his bat at Dennis
  • 1983-01-15 Javed Miandad & Mudassar Nazar make 451 stand v India
  • 1984-11-29 Javed Miandad completes twin Test Cricket tons, v NZ, Hyderabad
  • 1985-10-21 Qasim Omar (206) & Javed Miandad (203*) make 397 stand v SL
  • 1987-08-07 Javed Miandad becomes first to score 6,000 Test runs for Pakistan as he cracks 260 in drawn 5th Test v England at The Oval
  • 1988-09-16 Javed Miandad completes 211, his 5th Test Cricket double, v Australia
  • 1988-09-28 Javed Miandad scores his 19th Test Cricket century (v Aus, Faisalabad)
  • 1989-02-25 Javed Miandad scores 271 v NZ at Eden Park
  • 1996-03-09 Javed Miandad's last international in Pakistan's Cricket World Cup Quater Final loss to India

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