Imran Khan

The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is the Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan. Educated at Oxford and dividing his time between England and Pakistan, his fame extends well beyond the cricket field. He'll be talking to Sue Lawley about his faith - he is a devout Muslim - the constant speculation surrounding his love life and how his mother's death from cancer dramatically changed his life.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: Us And Them by Pink Floyd
Book: Bang-E Dara by Iqbal
Luxury: Shotgun and clay pigeon trap

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40 minutes

Last on

Fri 11 Oct 1991 09:05

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestImran Khan

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