Younis Khan – The middle order batsman and backbone of Pakistan:
Younis Khan born on November 29 back in 1977 in the city of North West Frontier Province (now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) Mardan. The right-handed batsman is the list of those Pakistani players that are the backbone of Pakistan Cricket Team. He gave his services to bundle of teams that include Pakistan, HBL, Nottinghamshire, Rajasthan Royals, Yorkshire, Warwickshire, South Australia, PCA and much more.
The extraordinary career of Mr. Perfect, Younis Khan:
Younis Khan is one of the best players in international cricket format. He is not only a great cricketer in Pakistan but also has a huge fan following in all around the world. Has scored more than 10000 runs in test cricket and only Pakistani to reach that milestone. Have a look at his extraordinary career.
Test cricket: He played 117 international test matches with the batting average of 52.32 and scored 10099 runs for his team. His highest score is 313* that was against Sri Lankan team. 34 test hundreds and 33 test half centuries are in the list of his batting career. He is one of the best and famous cricketers of all times.
ODI Cricket: Younis played 265 ODI matches and scored more than 7000 runs in his career with the best inning of 144 runs. He scored 48 ODI half centuries and seven hundred. He was the backbone of Pakistani team when other players were throwing their wickets away easily.
T20 International Career: A total of 25 matches are on his playlist and scored 442 runs with an average of 22.10 runs per innings. 51 was the best score of his career. He was the captain of Pakistan’s team back in 2009 when they became champions.
The achievements of YOUNIS KHAN in his 17 years career:
Younis made his debut in the test, and ODI matches back in 2000 against Sri Lanka. From then to now, he achieved a lot of things in his career. There also came many ups and downs, but he stood straight against all the hardships and from that he reached millions of things in his career.
If we looked back in 2009, Pakistan team became a champion of the T20 format in his captaincy. Pakistan team was not a high side likewise England, Australia, and South Africa but he led his team to his leadership skills, and as a result of unity and power, Pakistan team become the champions of second World Cup of T20. Apart from this, he with his brilliant batting skills took Pakistan team to the victory stand single-handedly. We were also the part of five wisdom players of the recent year.
The only Pakistani to score 10000 test runs:
Younis Khan, the man of Mardan, is only Pakistani cricket who scored more than 10000 runs in his test career. He played with a unique and elegant style and put enemy team in an awkward situation with his bat. He scored 313 best score against Sri Lanka that was the best performance from his bat.
Whatever may be the situation of pitches, he always played with his full passion and leadership that made Younis Khan one of the best players of cricket of all times. It is hard to find the backup of Younis Khan in Pakistan’s team because he is the living legend and will be a living legend.