Pakistan’s legendary leg-spinner, Mushtaq Ahmed is set to receive a prestigious Asian Award for his outstanding services for Pakistan cricket. The award ceremony is scheduled to be held in the UK on 12th April. Previously, Pakistan squash legend Jahangir Khan has also been the recipient of this award.
Mushtaq, who served for Pakistan’s cricket from 1989 to 2003, had been exceptional with his leg-spin, taking 185 wickets in Tests while had 161 ODI wickets in his account.
The right-arm wrist spinner said that he is extremely honored and humbled to be named for the lifetime achievement award while giving credit to all the people who backed him with immense support throughout his career.
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