Kanaria becomes Pakistan’s most wicket taking spin bowler
Leg-spinner Danish Kanaria becomes a leading wicket-taker spin bowler for Pakistan by grabbing 237 wickets in 55 test matches.
He broke the record of leg-spinner Abdul Qadir, 236 wickets in 66 test matches, when he bowled BB McCullum in second test match against New Zealand in Wellington. He got overall six wickets to give match winning performance.
Pakistan won its last Test in January 2007, and the long awaited victory against New Zealand is a welcome break, Private TV reported on Sunday.
Danish Kanaira made his international debut in 2000 against England at Faisalabad in January 2002. His Test career’s best is against Bangladesh when he took 7 wickets for 77 runs in Bangladesh.