KARACHI: Former Pakistani cricketer and test cricket veteran Younis Khan has said that the Ireland cricket team should not be taken lightly.
The former Pakistani cricket team captain and legendary international cricket player, Younis Khan spoke to news about Ireland Test today. He said that the Irish cricket team should not be taken lightly and that the national team should tread carefully. Younis said that even though Irish team is not a competition for the national in test cricket format, but still we should not let our guard down and take it easy.
While talking about the Pakistani national team’s test against the Ireland team he said that the pressure in this match is on Pakistan. He added that Pakistan has stood at the number 1 spot in the test cricket. While this is going to be the Irish cricket team’s first test match. So the pressure is on Pakistan to maintain their position in the world test cricket rankings.
Expressing his wish to do coaching for the national team, Younis Khan said that the real work is taking responsibility on grass root level. He said if he had wanted to coach on the head level he would have already done so. But he feels happy coaching on the lower level for the team.
He also expressed that the women are the most important part of the society. Younis Khan said that the female students should strengthen their wills and become more confident. Afterwards he distributed prizes among the students in the ceremony.