The All-Time Pakistan Cricket Heroes

pakistan cricket

Pakistan has always been one of the most unpredictable cricket team in the world, they have won the losing matches and lost the winning matches multiple time in the history of cricket, that’s what makes them one of the most entertaining cricketing sides of as well.

Apart from entertainment, Pakistan has produced some of the most amazing players in the history of cricket; they had the fastest bowler in the world (Shoaib Akhtar) and they had the most furious batsman in the history of cricket as well.  Let’s have a look at some of the greatest player Pakistan has produced.


Although he is never included in the top class batsman in the world he was one of the most furious opener batsmen for Pakistan. He scored 8830 runs for Pakistan in test cricket and no doubt he has been a nightmare for many international bowlers.

Waqar Younis

He has been considered one of the bowling legends in the world. He played 87 tests and 262 one day international matches. One of the greatest ability of the Waqar Younis is to swing the ball the ball at higher pace.

pakistan cricket

Shoaib Akhtar

One of the fastest bowler worlds has ever seen, he served the country for over 14 years. He has earned the title of world’s fastest bowler with the recorded speed of 161.3 km/h in the 2003 world cup against

Recognized as the fastest bowler in the history of cricket, delivering an officially recorded top speed of 161.3 km/h in a pool match against England during the 2003 Cricket World Cup.

Younis Khan

Has been considered the backbone of Pakistani batting lineup. He has been a captain in all three formats of the game. Younis played 118 tests, 265 one day internationals and 25 T20 matches. In total Younis has scored 17,790 runs for his country.

Wasim Akram

Wasim was definitely a nightmare for many international batsmen, he got the speed, he got the accuracy and he got the swing, basically, he fulfilled all the criteria of being a Legend.

pakistan cricket

Imran Khan

Even the word legend seems to sound small for him. Imran khan seemed to have the superhuman skills, he has been the greatest bowlers of Pakistan cricket, he has been named as a greatest and most successful captain who has led Pakistan to win a world cup, and now he is serving his country as an elected prime minister of the country.