Australian batter Usman Khawaja has been named by the Pakistani government on the Foreign Minister’s Honors List.
The Honors List was introduced in 2020 and this is the second edition of the award. 25 overseas Pakistanis were awarded for their “professional leadership with a strong record of innovation and outstanding performance in the fields of community service, science and innovation, entrepreneurship, sports and arts & culture”.
The award was announced by Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.
Khawaja took to Instagram to express his gratitude for the honor.
“Very humbled to have received this honour amongst some amazing recipients. Extremely grateful to my family and friends for all the support! I am proud of my heritage, grateful for what I have and hopefully can continue helping to grow our beautiful multicultural country,” Khawaja penned down on…