Imran Khan

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Imran Khan

Imran Ahmad Khan Niazi (Urdu: عمران خان نیازی) (born 25 November 1952)[1] is a retired Pakistani cricketer who played international cricket for two decades in the late 20th century.[2] He became a politician in the mid-1990s. Currently, besides running his own political party, Khan is also a charity worker and cricket commentator. He made his political party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf(PTI). He made a cancer hospital, Shaukat Khanum, in memory of his mother who also died of cancer.

Khan became Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in 2011 replacing Asghar Khan.

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  1. Thomas Fletcher (6 April 2012). "Imran Khan". In John Nauright, Charles Parrish. Sports Around the World: History, Culture, and Practice. ABC-CLIO. p. 231. ISBN 978-1598843002. Retrieved 30 August 2013. 
  2. "Imran Khan". ESPN. Retrieved 2009-10-06.