Manzoor Elahi

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Manzoor Elahi
Personal information
BornApril 15, 1963 (1963-04-15) (age 55)
Sahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan
BattingRight-hand bat
BowlingRight-arm fast-medium
International information
National side
Test debut (cap  101)24 October 1984 v  India
Last Test15 February 1995 v  Zimbabwe
ODI debut (cap  49)12 October 1984 v  India
Last ODI26 February 1995 v  Zimbabwe
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Runs scored123741
Batting average 15.3722.45
Top score5250*
Balls bowled4441743
Wickets 729
Bowling average 27.7143.51
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in matchn/a
Best bowling2/383/22
Catches/stumpings 7/-21/-
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 4 February 2017

Manzoor Elahi (Urdu: منظور الہی) (born April 15, 1963, in Sahiwal, Punjab) is a former Pakistani cricketer who played in 6 Tests and 54 ODIs from 1984 to 1995. His two brothers, Zahoor Elahi and Saleem Elahi have also played for Pakistan.

Urdu National language and lingua franca of Pakistan; standardized register of Hindustani

Urdu —or, more precisely, Modern Standard Urdu—is a Persianised standard register of the Hindustani language. It is the official national language and lingua franca of Pakistan. In India, it is one of the 22 official languages recognized in the Constitution of India, having official status in the six states of Jammu and Kashmir, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal, as well as the national capital territory of Delhi. It is a registered regional language of Nepal.

Sahiwal City in Punjab, Pakistan

Sahiwal is a city in Punjab, Pakistan. It is the administrative center of Sahiwal District, and Sahiwal Division. Sahiwal is approximately 180 km from the major city Lahore and lies between Lahore and Multan. With a population of 207,388, it is the 14th largest city in the Punjab and the 22nd largest city in Pakistan.

Punjab, Pakistan Province in Pakistan

Punjab is Pakistan's second largest province by area, after Balochistan, and it is the most populated province, with an estimated population of 110,012,442 as of 2017. Forming the bulk of the transnational Punjab region, it is bordered by the Pakistan provinces of Sindh, Balochistan, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the enclave of Islamabad, and Azad Kashmir. It also shares borders with the Indian states of Punjab, Rajasthan and Jammu and Kashmir. The provincial capital of Punjab is the city Lahore, a cultural, historical, economic and cosmopolitan centre of Pakistan where the country's cinema industry, and much of its fashion industry, are based.


International awards

One-Day International Cricket

Man of the Match awards

S NoOpponentVenueDateMatch PerformanceResult
1 India Ayub National Stadium, Quetta 12 October 198436 (39 balls, 5x4); 4-0-18-2Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan won by 46 runs. [1]
2 India Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah 5 December 198650* (54 balls, 3x4, 2x6)Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan won by 3 wickets. [2]

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  1. "1984-1985 Pakistan v India - 1st Match - Quetta".
  2. "1986-1987 Champions Trophy - 6th Match - India v Pakistan - Sharjah".