Saeed Anwar and Aamer Sohail, the famous opening pair of the 1990s, have been picked by fans as Pakistan cricket's dream pair in Tests. This has been stamped at the conclusion of a digital activity initiated by the Pakistan Cricket Board’s media department.
PCB had launched the two-day long activity on the three different platforms of social media; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The activity received more than 1 million impressions, as current and former cricketers of Pakistan also mentioned their dream pairs along with fans of the game.
DREAM PAIRS! ??— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) April 29, 2020
Make two pairs of openers from the following stars you will want to watch anywhere! Players from different eras can be put together as a pair. So what is your dream pair? pic.twitter.com/Zd60zGcgwj
Former captain of Pakistan Cricket Team, Saeed Anwar amassed 4052 runs with an average exceeding 45 during his illustrious career. He was the most popular choice among fans and was also a part of three of the other top pairs on the list.
Saeed Anwar (1989-2003) and Majid Khan (1964-1982) were named as the second most famous pair in this activity. Saeed's pairing with Hanif Mohammad and Mohammad Hafeez were the third and fourth most frequently`mentioned dream pairs by fans on social media respectively.