The penalty corner specialist and one of the greatest drag flickers the world has seen Sohail Abbas was a top ranked hockey player and during his illustrious career Sohail broke numerous records and led Pakistan to some great and famous victories.
He is the highest goal scorer in the history of hockey with 348 goals and the first international player to score 300 plus goals. He also holds the amazing record of being the quickest to 100 and 200 goals in field hockey which is a glimpse of Sohail’s brilliance in this game. He scored 21 hat-tricks and one double hat-trick which is a record others have failed to match.
His drag flicks and penalty taking abilities was crucial in winning Pakistan matches under crunch and pressure situations.
Sohail Abbas -World Greatest Flicker Of The Ball