KARACHI: Mohammad Younis, father of national cricket team bowling Coach Waqar Younis has passed away.
According to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Waqar Younis has left Sydney after he received the news. Pakistan Cricket Board also expressed their grief and sent their condolences.
قومی کرکٹ ٹیم کے باؤلنگ کوچ وقار یونس کے والد کے انتقال پر پاکستان کرکٹ بورڈ کا اظہار افسوس
محمد یونس کے انتقال پر افسوس کا اظہار کرتے ہیں۔
وقار یونس کے غم میں برابر کے شریک ہیں۔
— PCB Media (@TheRealPCBMedia) September 12, 2020
Waqar’s father died due to a long illness. He was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Punjab. News of his father’s death was received by Waqar in Australia.
He had quarantined himself on arrival after his visit to England with Pakistan men’s team
According to his wife, Dr. Faryal Waqar, he has left Sydney for Lahore without meeting his family.
Heartbroken..kids &I didn’t get to see @waqyounis99 as he left from quarantine back to Pakistan due to his father’s critical condition..these are really tough times..to hear a grown man weep alone and unable to do anything is very painful. #qurantinechallenges #covid
— Faryal Waqar (@DrFaryalWaqar) September 12, 2020