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Younis Khan quits Pakistan’s batting coach role

Getty Images LAHORE – Former captain Younis Khan has stepped down from the batting coach role of the Pakistan cricket team. Younis was appointed last year in November. Khan, who has had an unstable relationship with the PCB since his days as a professional cricket, stepped down from his role ...

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Younis Khan gives team ‘lessons in fishing’

JOHANNESBURG – Pakistani batting coach Younis Khan is not only good at giving batting-related instructions to the Pakistani cricket squad but is also an “expert” when it comes to fishing. In a video uploaded to Instagram by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Khan could be seen giving coaching lessons in ...

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‘I see myself in players like Hafeez’: Younis Khan

BIRMINGHAM: Former Skipper Younis Khan sees himself in players like Muhammad Hafeez, saying the Sargodha-born cricketer has played and performed for the country. Hafeez’s retention in the side was been criticised as he’s set to turn 40 next month, although he silenced his critics with a brilliant 69 and 86 ...

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Younis Khan hails ‘world-class’ Rahul Dravid

LONDON: Pakistan batting legend Younis Khan recalled how his Indian counterpart Rahul Dravid helped him become a world-class batsman. “Dravid was a top-class professional and one of the greats of the modern era and I learned a lot from him,” Younis was quoted as saying by the International Cricket Council ...

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Grant Flower apologises with Younis Khan

MANCHESTER: Former Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower has aplogised for his controversial remarks regarding the Younis Khan. Flower had stated that Younis once held a knife to his throat when he offered him batting advice, during tour of Australia. “I apologise for my remarks regarding Younis Khan,” Flower was quoted ...

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Younis Khan heaps praise on England’s Jofra Archer

LONDON: The Pakistan cricket team have left for their tour of England on Sunday. 20 players and 11 support staff were the ones that left Pakistan with several other players missing out due to positive coronavirus tests. Six out of the 10 coronavirus-infected cricketers returned negative when they were tested ...

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3-0 defeat doesn’t sit well with us: Arthur

JOHANNESBURG: Pakistan’s head coach Mickey Arthur has said that he extremely disappointed with team’s performance. “It obviously is [a reality check],” he said. “I am extremely disappointed. We’ve had our moments and we did not take them. Having said that, South Africa were outstanding. Their bowling kept coming at us ...

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Younis Khan offered Japanese cricket coach position

TOKYO: Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan has been offered to take up the position of the coach for the Japanese cricket team. Pakistani, Japan-based businessman Abid Hussain while speaking to a local media outlet informed that Younis has responded positively to his offer to coach players in Japan. The businessman ...

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Younis Khan fulfills request of fan from New Zealand

WELLINGTON: Pakistan former captain Younis Khan has finally fulfilled his promise that he made to a 12-year-old fan from New Zealand, after teaching him about his batting technique. Two years ago, Felix Anderson, a fan from New Zealand, wrote a letter to Younis calling him one of his ‘biggest heroes,’ ...

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Sarfraz Ahmed needs to perform individually: Younis Khan

LAHORE: Since his appointment as Pakistan captain, Sarfraz Ahmed has enjoyed success across different formats. Having led the his side to an impressive win in the ICC Champions Trophy against India in the final, he has made a name for himself in Pakistan cricketing history. Yet, he has come under ...

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