No Clarity on Younis Khan's Participation in 2015 World Cup

Younis Khan had played in the first one-dayer against Sri Lanka but failed to get going and there has been lot of speculation about his place in the one-day squad with experts pointing out his performances in the remaining two games would decide that.

updated: August 25, 2014 20:25 IST
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Younis Khan celebrates his ton vs Sri Lanka at Galle.


Karachi: Senior Pakistan batsman Younis Khan will have to wait until later this year to find out if he can make the World Cup 2015 squad after he returned home from Sri Lanka due to the death of his nephew.

"Younis is returning home immediately from Sri Lanka after his 10-year old nephew, Saad Khan died in India," an official of the board said.

Saad had gone to India for a liver transplant but couldn't survive the operation. His body is being flown back from India on Monday and he will be buried in his hometown, Mardan in Pakistan.

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