Kingston (Staff Report): Veteran batsman Younus Khan becomes the first Pakistani and 13th batsman in the world to score 10,000 Test runs and Twitter goes wild in felicitating him for this great achievement.
Younus just needed 23 runs to reach the 10,000-run landmark and he did so in style by making 58 runs off 138 balls, which included five boundaries and a six, to make history.
His fans are tweeting from around the globe to congratulate him. The best tweets are here:
Congratulations Younis Khan on your incredible 10K achievement. Hope you have an amazing farewell series, pile on the runs! ????— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) April 24, 2017
Younis khan is indeed a GREAT example of maximising his talent & achieving more & more with his determination & hard work,10,000 Test runs ????— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) April 24, 2017
Congratulations to Younis Khan on his scoring 10000 runs in Test cricket - the first Pakistani to achieve this distinction.— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) April 24, 2017
Congratulations to one of the nicest guys around, Younis Khan!!! 1st Pakistani to 10k runs. MA. Great player. Top person. pic.twitter.com/UGQNy6X1uL— Moeen Ali (@MoeenAli) April 23, 2017
Younus Khan We r all very proud of U. Congrats to U,Ur Family & the entire Nation."10000" Test runs is a breathtaking achievement #LEGEND— waqar younis (@waqyounis99) April 24, 2017
What an incredible achievement Younis khan. So proud of you & happy to be part of your special moment! #10000 Runs pic.twitter.com/MGNq0tXgoG— Azhar Mahmood (@AzharMahmood11) April 24, 2017
Congratulations to Younas bhai on reaching 10000 runs milestone— Junaid khan 83 (@JunaidkhanREAL) April 23, 2017
Awake till now just to see this moment. Very happy for you guru @TheRealPCB
Congratulations to Younis Bahi, first Pakistani to achieve 10000 runs. Proud moment for all of us. #Cricket— Fawad Alam (@iamfawadalam25) April 23, 2017
An incredible achievement from an incredible batsman. Well done pic.twitter.com/I5GIip7Zwa— Saeed Ajmal (@REALsaeedajmal) April 24, 2017
Congratulations to Younis Khan 10k test runs. Phenomenal achievement. ????????????— David Warner (@davidwarner31) April 24, 2017
Congrats to Younis Khan for 10k test runs! Outstanding achievement! Thats a lot of warm ups by the way!— Brendon McCullum (@Bazmccullum) April 24, 2017