Left-arm spinner Zulfiqar Babar picked up ten wickets in the game between Southern Punjab and Balochistan, helping his team to a comprehensive 101-run victory on the final day of the three-day non-first-class Quaid-e-Azam Trophy fixture in Bahawalpur.
The discarded player additionally serves as the mentor of Southern Punjab’s Second XI squad. Although he is 40 years of age, Zulfiqar’s performances continue to outshine his counterparts as he took 6 wickets in the first innings and followed it up with a match-winning spell of 4-45 during Balochistan’s chase. He had earlier taken a 10-wicket haul in the previous game against Central Punjab.
Making his debut in the latter part of his career, Zulfiqar could not really get an extended run in the national side and finishes with 27 appearances across formats in international cricket.