Mohammad Hafeez is one of the most recognized players in the Pakistan Cricket team. He is well known for his economical spin bowling and his fluent batting at the top of the Pakistani batting order. Mohammad Hafeez is well loved among Pakistani cricket followers and he keeps in touch with his fans through his official Twitter account twitter.com/MHafeez22. Although there are some Facebook accounts under his name as well, none of them have been verified as official so beware of fakes.
Born on October 17 1980 in Sargodha, Punjab, Mohammad Hafeez came into international cricket at a time when Pakistan was undergoing a transition phase. Saeed Anwar’s retirement had created a void in the opener’s place and Mohammad Hafeez proved to be the man Pakistan were looking for. He made an explosive start by hitting a half century on his debut against Bangladesh and a century in the next match. He currently has 9 centuries and 5 centuries in Tests.
When his batting form has wavered Mohammad Hafeez has provided good performances with the ball with his excellent line and length. He has 118 ODI wickets and 44 T20I wickets. Mohammad Hafeez is the current T20 captain for Pakistan and has a nickname of Professor due to his thoughtful demeanor on the field.