Recently retired Pakistan’s champion batsman Younis Khan has composed his dream all-time best Test eleven comprising of greatest names in the history of cricket.
Named his countryman great Imran Khan to lead the side; there is another Pakistani batsman Hanif Mohammad and one Indian selectee in the side, the unquestionable choice of anyone Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar.
The responsibility to keep wicket goes to Adam Gilchrist while Glenn McGrath to lead the pace attack.
Proteas spearhead Jacques Henry Kallis and Caribbean master hitter Brain Charles Lara to occupy the number three and fourth position while the devastating middle order consists of Sir Vivian Richards, Sir Garfield Sobers and skipper Imran Khan.
With Sir Richard Hadlee has been set in number nine, the power packed all-time best Test eleven’s bowling line up is consist of legendary spinner like Muttiah Muralitharan alongside paceman Glenn McGrath.
The 39-year-old Younis Khan who announced his retirement alongside Misbah-ul-Haq is the first Pakistani batsman to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket.
Younis Khan’s all-time Test XI:
1. Hanif Mohammad
3. Jacques Kallis
4. Brian Lara
5. Viv Richards
6. Garfield Sobers
7. Adam Gilchrist (wk)
8. Imran Khan (c)
9. Richard Hadlee
10. Muttiah Muralitharan
11. Glenn McGrath