Younis Khan recalls iconic ‘Salute’ celebration at Lord’s


Derbyshire: Former Test cricketer Younis Khan recalled the national team’s iconic ‘Salute’ celebration after winning Test against England at The Lord’s Cricket Ground.

In a video released by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Khan said the team wanted to pay tribute to trainers who worked with the during Kakul training camp. “We had a wonderful training camp in Kakul. The trainers there worked with us too hard and they let us know our strength,” he said.

“We wanted to pay them [trainers] back by not only performing but also doing something special for them. We didn’t expect our celebration will become such famous,” he added.

It must be noted here that Pakistan notched a remarkable 75-run victory against England at Lord’s in the opening Test of four matches series in 2016.

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