Younis Khan retires from One-day International cricket
ABU DHABI (92 News) – Pakistan’s senior batsman and Test’s top scorer Younis Khan has announced retirement from ODI format of cricket on Wednesday.
In a statement issued on Wednesday, Younis Khan said that he will play his last ODI game today (Wednesday) against England, ending his 15-years-long career.
He said that decision has been made after consultation with team management, selectors, family members and friends. “It was not an easy decision and I am thankful to Pakistani cricket fans for the love,” he added.
Younis started ODI career on February 13, 2000 against Sri Lanka in Krachi cricket stadium. He has played 264 ODI matches so far and scored 7240 runs. He hammered 48 fifties and 7 centuries.