First Aussie Muslim player

Updated: 16 February 2008 12:35 IST

Melbourne: 21-year-old Usman Khwaja, the son of a Pakistani immigrant, will become the first Muslim to play frst class cricket for Australia. He will be in the New South Wales team taking on Victoria, on Friday.

Khawaja has scored 907 runs at 60.47 in Sydney club cricket this season.
Topics : Cricket
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