Mumbai , 6 September: Former Indian cricketer Suresh Raina announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Tuesday. Earlier on August 15, 2020, Raina announced her retirement from international cricket. Raina was part of the team that won the 2011 World Cup under MS Dhoni. Raina will not be playing for Uttar Pradesh in the upcoming domestic season.
Taking to Twitter to announce her retirement, Raina tweeted, " "It has been an absolute honour to represent my country & state UP. I would like to announce my retirement from all formats of Cricket. I would like to thank @BCCI, @UPCACricket, @ChennaiIPL, @ShuklaRajiv sir & all my fans for their support and unwavering faith in my abilities."
During her 13-year international career, Raina has represented India in 18 Tests, 226 ODIs and 78 T20Is.
Raina gathered 5615 runs from 226 ODIs and 1605 from 78 T20Is for India. Raina, who scored a century on debut in Tests, is also the first Indian to scored hundreds in all three formats of cricket and his centuries were scored outside India.
While playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Suresh Raina has 5528 runs to his name in 205 IPL matches with 39 half-centuries and one century at a strike rate of 136.76.
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-PTC News with Inputs from ANI