Former Team India cricketer Suresh Raina has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Tuesday. He shared a special note to thank the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket In India) and the Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
“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,” Raina said in his
Sharing a video on Monday, Raina was seen smashing the ball out of the park while donning the famous yellow jersey in the nets. "Growing each day in my happy place," the Indian southpaw captioned his post on Twitter. Raina's latest social media activity became an instant hit among the fans and followers of the Yellow Brigade.
Raina has amassed 5,528 runs from 205 matches. The former CSK star registered 39 half-centuries in the cash-rich league. With the highest score of 100*, Raina averaged 32.52 and batted at a strike rate of 136.76 in the celebrated tournament. Raina last played for CSK when Dhoni & Co. locked horns with Rajasthan Royals at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in 2021