Pakistan's batting legend Zaheer Abbas (runs ki machine) has been inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame. Abbasi is among the class of 2020 ICC Hall of Famer.
Abbas is only the sixth Pakistan cricketer to join the exclusive club of 93 cricketers.
The Pakistani legend cricketer was selected by a voting academy made up of current ICC Hall of Famers and prominent journalists. Abbas, in the ICC Hall of Fame, joins compatriots Hanif Mohammad, Imran Khan, Javed Miandad, Wasim Akram (all 2009) and Waqar Younis (2013).
South Africa's Jacques Kallis and Australia's Lisa Sthalekar were the other inductees in the class of 2020.
The ICC Cricket Hall of Fame includes 27 Australia cricketers, 28 England players, six India cricketers, three from New Zealand, four from South Africa, one Sri Lankan and 18 players from the West Indies.