KARACHI: Former Legendary batsman Younis Khan arrived in Karachi on Monday and was welcomed by a huge number of fans and followers, who were present at the airport to welcome the iconic player.
He was honoured at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London, in recognition of his remarkable career.
While addressing the fans, he stated that he has taken retirement from cricket but has not left cricket.
“I will remain connected with cricket in one form or another and will continue to promote cricket,” he said.
He is being taken in form of a convoy to his house as dozens of cars and hundreds of his fans are accompanying him.
Younis Khan is the first Pakistani player to score 10,000 runs in test cricket. He and captain Misbah-ul-Haq played their last series in West Indies. Younis Khan had announced his retirement from international cricket after playing his last test series in Caribbean.