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Younus Khan

Key facts

Full Name: Mohammad Younis Khan
Born: November 29 1977 , Mardan, North-West Frontier Province
Country: Pakistan
County: Yorkshire
Other teams: Habib Bank Limited, Nottinghamshire, Peshawar Cricket Association
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium, Legbreak

Biography

A stylish strokeplayer, he forms a formidable middle-order partnership alongside Misbah-ul-Haq in the Pakistan side and has developed into one of Pakistan’s all-time great batsmen In 2004 he hit a match-winning 267 in the final Test against India and he never looked back, as he went on to break the record for most test centuries in a Pakistan shirt after a stunning tour of Australia in 2014. His brief flirtation with resigned the captaincy looked to have ended due to Inzamam's absence in the ICC Champions Trophy 2006 but Younus reneged and lead the side during an unsuccessful challenge...

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