Misbah, Rehman named in The Cricketer magazine Test team

Misbah-ul-Haq was named as the Overseas Test Player of the Year Getty Images

By CricketCountry Staff

Karachi: Oct 13, 2011

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq and spinner Abdur Rehman have been named in The Cricketer magazine s Test Team of the Year.

The Express Tribune reported that Misbah was named as the Overseas Test Player of the Year by the magazine s annual awards after he scored 632 runs in six Tests at an average of 90.28 over the past 12 months.

The right-handed batsman is also the captain of Pakistan in all three formats of the game.

Rehman, who bagged 29 wickets at an average of 31.82 over the same 12-month evaluation period, is the second Pakistan cricketer in the list.