Former Pakistani fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has been admitted to a hospital in London after he suffered heart problems, senior sports journalist Mirza Iqbal Baig said on Friday.
Sarfraz Nawaz, one of the best pacers Pakistan has ever produced, took 177 wickets in 55 Test matches and took 63 wickets in 45 ODIs.
Pakistan’s former Test fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz is admitted in London’s hospital due to heart problem. 70 years old Sarfraz played 55 Test and took 177 wkts while in 45 ODI’s he got 63 wkts beside taking 1005 first class wkts. pic.twitter.com/dSC2Z87uQk
— Mirza Iqbal Baig (@mirzaiqbal80) April 12, 2019
He is regarded as the inventor of the reverse swing. Sarfraz is best known for his nine for 86 against Australia at Melbourne in 1979.