Find Wait and Blocks In SQL

This query the sys.dm_os_waiting_tasks DMV to show all waiting tasks currently active or blocked,
revealing the wait type, duration, and resource

SELECT blocking.session_id AS blocking_session_id ,
blocked.session_id AS blocked_session_id ,
waitstats.wait_type AS blocking_resource ,
waitstats.wait_duration_ms ,
waitstats.resource_description ,
blocked_cache.text AS blocked_text ,
blocking_cache.text AS blocking_text
FROM sys.dm_exec_connections AS blocking
INNER JOIN sys.dm_exec_requests blocked ON blocking.session_id = blocked.blocking_session_id
CROSS APPLY sys.dm_exec_sql_text(blocked.sql_handle) blocked_cache
CROSS APPLY sys.dm_exec_sql_text(blocking.most_recent_sql_handle) blocking_cache
INNER JOIN sys.dm_os_waiting_tasks waitstats ON waitstats.session_id = blocked.session_id

Output:

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