Mohsin Mufti: Aggressor with a right attitude


Mohsin Mufti Hussain is one of those cricketers who have abundant talent but yet to make most of it. Dasher at the top, Mufti is known for possessing a wide range of strokes and hitting them a decent strike rate. Mufti, 26, is considered to be fit for limited overs’ cricket. A good fielder anywhere in the park, the right hander is a part-timer offie. 

Hailing from South Kashmir’s cricket rich Bijbehara, Mufti comes from a family that has been attached with the sport since ages. His uncle is a former first class cricketer.

There was never any doubt about his talent with the Bijbehara lad pocketing contract with a premier Srinagar based Amar Singh Cricket Club when he was just studying in the 9th class. 

Within no time Mohsin was picked for J&K U-17 side followed with him finding place in the U-19 and U-25 sides in the coming years. But his best moment came last season when he debuted for J&K senior side in 50-over cricket. Although his chances were limited, he did show what he was all about in his brief stay at the crease. 

Unsurprisingly, Mufti idolizes his town-mate and J&K skipper Parvez Rasool. He is keen to follow Parvez and make it big. Mohsin has all ingredients to succeed at a big level, all needs to do is hardwork and make sure he doesn’t get bogged down by the adversities.   

Mohsin can be a regular in J&K limited overs’ side if he is given the confidence and platform to excel. 

Mohsin Kamal can be reached at [email protected]


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