Pakistan pacer Junaid Khan, who has gone out of favors with the nationwide selectors now, has stated that he’ll contemplate becoming a member of politics if he isn’t in a position to make it to the nationwide squad once more. Junaid final performed an ODI in 2019 earlier than the World Cup whereas his final Take a look at match was in 2015.
Junaid was sidelined from the 2019 World Cup because the selectors recalled Wahab Riaz into the 15-man squad on the final second.
Though the pacer admitted that he has Four-5 years of cricket in him, he’ll search for a profession in politics contemplating his household is in the identical line of enterprise.
I really feel that I’ve about Four-5 years of cricket left in me and God Forbid, if I’m not in a position to make a comeback within the Pakistan facet, then I’d search for a profession in politics as my household is concerned on this line of labor. Within the final election, my father was provided a seat within the Nationwide Meeting however he declined.
Explaining the rationale behind his want to affix politics, he stated, “I want to pursue a profession in politics if I’m unable to get into the nationwide facet and my curiosity in politics is to attempt to do one thing good for sports activities within the nation”.
The 30-year-old can be trying to apply for England’s citizenship, nonetheless, he has clearly declared that his first precedence is to play for Pakistan.
An important cricketer-turned-politician in Pakistan is Prime Minister Imran Khan and evidently Shahid Afridi can be shifting in the direction of changing into a politician as effectively.
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