Former Pakistan fast bowler and inventor on reverse swing Sarfraz Nawaz has been admitted to a hospital in London owing to a heart problem.
A renowned Pakistani sports journalist, posted a picture on his Twitter handle of the legendary cricketer being admitted to the hospital.
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
Nawaz, was among the finest cricketers to have represented Pakistan. His international career spanned a whopping 15 years from March 1969 to November 1984. He played 55 Tests and 45 ODIs in which he picked up 177 and 63 wickets respectively.
After the retirement from international cricket, The 70-year-old became a commentator and later joined politics.