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Waqar Younis wins hearts with romantic Twitter post on his wedding anniversary

Waqar Younis and Faryal Waqar celebrated their 18th wedding anniversary on Sunday.

cricket Updated: Feb 12, 2018 12:55 IST
HT Correspondent
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Pakistan’s legendary pacer Waqar Younis took to Twitter on Sunday to wish his wife, Faryal Waqar, on their 18th wedding anniversary.

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Waqar shared a picture of him with his wife on social media: “Over the years I signed up many agreements, contracts and endorsements but #18years ago I signed the most beautiful agreement of my life which is still paying me back with interest. Thank you @DrFaryalWaqar 4 putting up with me 4 all these years #LoveYou #HappyWeddingAnniversary.”

Waqar, who got married to Faryal in 2000, have two children named Azaan and Maira. Faryal Waqar also wished Waqar Younis on Twitter: “Happy wedding anniversary to you too! You could have used a better pic.”

The exchange between the couple caught the attention of a number of Pakistan cricketers who wished the couple on their wedding anniversary.

Waqar Younis formed a wonderful fast-bowling partnership with Wasim Akram. The 46-year-old took 373 wickets in 87 Tests at an amazing average of 23.56 with 22 five-wicket and five 10-wicket hauls. His ODI record was equally impressive with 416 wickets in 262 games.

After retiring from international cricket, Waqar Younis began coaching and was appointed the head coach of the Pakistan cricket team on two separate occasions (2010 and 2014).

First Published: Feb 12, 2018 12:49 IST