Nov 29th Down the years,Birth of Pakistan’s finest cricketer
Younis Khan is born in 1977
Pakistan’s highest run-getter. Younis Khan took that title from Javed Miandad in 2015, towards England in Abu Dhabi. He began with a century on test debut in 2000, but it surely was once only four years later that he cemented his spot as a resolute batsman at No. 3. He used to be chiefly prolific towards India, averaging just about ninety, and scoring four massive hundreds, including a double, in consecutive test matches against them. In 2009, Younis grew to be the 3rd Pakistan batsman to make a triple-century, in opposition to Sri Lanka in Karachi. 4 months later he led Pakistan to the arena T20 title in the middle of a brief, controversy-crammed reign as captain. In March 2010 he was banned with the aid of the Pakistan board for inflicting infighting within the staff, however the ban was once soon reversed and he returned to international cricket later that yr. In 2014 he struck a red patch with 5 hundreds in 5 tests; he additionally grew to be the country’s perfect century-maker. He used to be dropped from the one-day side after an ordinary performance in World Cup 2015, and when recalled in November, he performed one match and retired from the format.