He's powerful but also technically well equipped to handle any situation, and that's why he's so exciting to watch. Career Well versed cricketerRaja made his First class cricket debut in 1978. Their father Raja Saleem Akhtar also played for , as did the middle brother Zaeem. He scored 2 centuries in the , which was held in Australia, including a century against , who had been undefeated during that period. That's why so many sweep shots led to their downfall in this last match.
However, with the retirement of several players in the Pakistan squad and with the help of his years of experience in , Raja was able to secure a spot in the national side. They produced casual careless cricket, especially on that last day at Lahore - Pietersen's drive off the back foot when there was a slip, a silly mid-off, and a gully in place; Flintoff's extravagant drive to a wrong'un. Rameez was a member of the Pakistani team, which reached the semi-final of World Cup in 1987. He did not give a good performance initially but over the period he was able to secure his place in the team. In reality, they've been dented by a better team. They've picked the right players for the right conditions, and the confidence of the players and the settled dressing-room atmosphere has been reflected in strong performances on the field.
Obviously religion is a private thing, but this team is very keen in making sure they attend to it. They were overwhelming, yes, and that can put you off. He got a second chance at captaincy when, immediately in the next season in 1996-1997, he led the Pakistan team for the second time in two Test match against Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka, but failed to achieved a win. Personal life and education Raja was born in Faisalbad in Pakistan and studied at notable Pakistani institutions, Sadiq Public School, Bahawalpur and Aitchison College, Lahore and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration. He also scored 14 in the Test series, setting a record that has been equalled 4 times but still remains the only instance away from home. He usually bats at number three with his sidekick Yousuf Youhana.
His final game in a Test match for Pakistan was as captain in the , however the team failed to win a match during the series. We welcome everyone for corrections and updates, Thank you. A strong religious belief seems to be a very important factor in the success of this team. This is where he belongs, and the fact that he's finally realised that is extremely good for Pakistan. Later, during 1996 World Cup he was again called and considered in the team. Out of four children, only one did not survive. No, this is the best I've seen him bat.
Recently epidural injection of fibrin glue has also been used which has been found to be effective in certain patients. He scored 2 centuries in the 1992 World Cup, which was held in Australia, including a century, against New Zealand, who had been un defeated during that period. Post retirement, Rameez started his career fresh as a commentator and did commentary in the 2006 Test Match Series for England versus Pakistan. I find his tactics quite inspirational, especially when it comes to the all-important final day or the fourth innings, or when the team has been pushed to the wall. He is a former Pakistani right handed batsman in cricket, who represented the Pakistan cricket team during the 1970s and 1990s.
He's been under a lot of stress and he's had family problems and pressure from the Christian community, but good luck to him. Inzamam ul-Haq is well-known for his poor running between the wickets as of May 2005, he has been run out a record 38 times in one-day internationals and his ability to play shots around the ground. Another brother, , also played , as did his father,. And because there are no factions, there is a respect for one other and respect for on-pitch performances. Raja only managed to score at 4. During this last over, he hit the ball and sprinted for two runs that would have given him his century, but was well short of the crease when the fielder's return came towards him and Raja knocked the ball away with his bat.
He retired from all forms of cricket in 1997 and since then he has been active as a television commentator and as an administrator for both Pakistan and international cricket. If England are to become a powerful and reputable team, then they need to develop their spin department. Do you think he's realised that, if he's going to make an impression, it's got to be now? Inzamam's even temperament seems crucial as well. After Lahore, Duncan Fletcher complained that England had developed a siege mentality because of spending too much time in hotel-rooms. He was removed from the captaincy in 1996 when Pakistan lost the matches in the home series held in Pakistan against Sri Lanka.
And it's not as if he's just scored runs against weaker teams either. Career Raja made his First class cricket debut in 1978. He was the one to score a century and let Pakistan win and got the Man of the Match Title also for the semi-final against New Zealand. He is capable of hitting big shots but is also capable of rotating the strike with good placement. Raja's brother, Wasim Raja, also played Test cricket for Pakistan and his second brother Zaeem Raja played First-class cricket in Pakistan. This became the pinnacle of his cricketing career, as within a year of this triumph, he had lost form and was dropped from the national side. In the World Cups of 1987 and 1992 he was a key figure and as well as taking the catch that won it for Pakistan in 1992, he scored two hundreds through the tournament.