Younis Khan to Return From Sri Lanka After Family Tragedy

Younis Khan's nephew died while having a liver transplant in India.

updated: August 25, 2014 17:11 IST
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Pakistan cricketer Younis Khan found form in the Test series against Sri Lanka.


Karachi: Veteran batsman Younis Khan will play no further part in Pakistan's one-day series in Sri Lanka following the death of his 10-year-old nephew, an official said on Monday.

"Younis will return home on Monday as his nephew Saad Khan died while having a liver transplant in India," a Pakistan Cricket Board spokesman said. (Also read: How Pakistan stunned Sri Lanka in 1st ODI)

The 36-year-old Younis made only 3 in Pakistan's four-wicket win in the first one-day international in Hambantota on Saturday.

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