Meet Yasmeen: Namibia’s star cricketer

“I began playing with the young men in my school,” Yasmeen Khan reviews how her cricket process started, and uncovers that her Pakistan-conceived father had been answerable for first experience with cricket. His enthusiasm would lead the 23-year-old to leave an imprint for Namibia as her group enrolled their most memorable global triumph at their home ground against a full-part country.

The bad habit skipper for the Namibian group is a piece of the heavenly line-up for the FairBreak Global competition that will start in Dubai from May 1 and incorporates Pakistani stars like Sana Mir, Bismah Maroof, Diana Baig and Aliya Riaz in its highlighted six groups. The occasion will have 19 games throughout 15 days.

Yasmeen is coming to the contribute Dubai at the rear of a high and her objective is to make Namibian cricket noticeable in a competition where she will hobnob with the game’s best players.

“The success implied a great deal for us,” Yasmeen told The Express Tribune. “We generally missed the mark previously. We beat a full-part nation and it demonstrates the way that we can contend on another level.”

Namibia were playing the Capricorn Women’s tri-series with Zimbabwe and Uganda being the other two nations in Windhoek.

The previous chief has grown up playing cricket in her old neighborhood of Windheok. Despite the fact that Namibia is a partner part, it is the sheer mental fortitude and drive of the young ladies that makes is an extraordinary story, and Yasmeen has been at its front.

Namibia is an impending country in ladies’ cricket and in cricket by and large. The ladies’ group likewise played the International Cricket Council T20 World Cup qualifiers in 2019 and afterward last year too.

As Namibian ladies’ cricket is figuring out how to clear its direction into the major associations, Yasmeen’s process is special and addresses the potential the nation holds for cricket.

The group, as called attention to by Yasmeen, is youthful and between the ages of 16 to the most established one being 26 years of age. It necessities to extend its insight and gather on the speed for what’s to come.

The visual correspondences and realistic understudy is cunning on the pitch with her wicket-keeping abilities and ensures that she serves the group as a solid hitter, at number three.

In a progression of inquiries posed to her by The Express Tribune, she reviews that the way for her became more straightforward as she experienced childhood in a cherishing and strong family. Her dad is a cricket enthusiast and she got it from him. In the mean time, her mom ended up being more energetic than even her dad, with regards to sports.

“Both of my folks are exceptionally enthusiastic,” she shouts as she portrayed how they follow cricket in any event, when it is watching it on the TV.

She adds that cricket enabled her as a young lady in numerous ways; as a matter of fact, it gave her certainty to act naturally.

“Cricket has allowed me a subsequent home,” said Yasmeen. “It gave me certainty that I can act naturally and I learned discipline and cooperation.”

She adds that she would be anxious to play cricket as a youngster after school too and the drive has driven her to play for the U13 group and afterward advanced into the public group before long.

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