Popular Indian cricketer Suresh Raina has announced his retirement from all formats of the game.
The batsman said in a tweet today: "It has been an absolute honour to represent my country & state UP. I would like to announce my retirement from all formats of Cricket."
The top player thanked the BCCI, UP Cricket, the Chennai Super Kings Indian Premier League (IPL) team and Rajiv Shukla, the former chairman of IPL. He also thanked all his fans for "their support and unwavering faith" in his abilities.
He would earlier act as a stand-in captain for the Indian Cricket Team. In the prime of his career, the explosive T20 player would open for the Indian team.
The left-handed batter has shared a pitch with some of the team's greatest players.
Opener KL Rahul and number four Suryakumar Yadav hit half-centuries for India
Pakistan's bowling attack also features two other express fast bowlers, Haris Rauf and Mohammad Hasnain
Captain Rizwan revived the innings after the top-order collapse against Bangladesh
Spinners Aryan Lakra, Aayan Afzal Khan and Karthik Meiyappan impressed for the home team
With their lethal combination of pace and swing, Pakistan's four fast bowlers could breathe fire on the fast and bouncy wickets in Australia
Afghanistan star Naveen, who took 10 wickets in nine appearances last season, joined the selection committee at the draft
The UAE will take on Bangladesh at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday