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    Former Zimbabwean test cricketer and Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower claims former captain Younis Khan held a knife to his neck at a Brisbane hotel

    Former Zimbabwean test cricketer and Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower claims former captain Younis Khan held a knife to his neck at a Brisbane hotel


    The incident occurred when Flower offered some batting advice during a test series against Australia.

    Speaking to the Following On podcast, Flower says he considered Khan the toughest player to mentor during his tenure.

    Then-coach Mickey Arthur's negotiation skills eventually saw the cutlery restored to its rightful place setting.

    INTERNATIONAL CRICKET WITH RESENE - NEW ZEALAND'S MOST TRUSTED PAINT BRAND

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