MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina Retires From International Cricket
Indian former Captain Mahendra Singh MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina retires from International Cricket. Dhoni made the announcement on his verified Instagram ID and Raina also announces retirement using social media
International career, IPL career – Suresh Raina has shared the dressing room with Mahendra Singh Dhoni in both places. The relationship between the two was enviable. Raina was at the beginning of captain Dhoni’s list of favorites. The two started their journey in international cricket at different times but ended on the same day.
Today (August 15), Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket on Instagram. Raina walked in Dhoni’s way.
Posting a picture with Chennai Super Kings teammates on Instagram, he wrote in the caption, ‘It was great to play with you, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. I am proud to choose this journey of yours. Thank you, India. ‘
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has played 538 matches in his international career. He scored 1626 runs at an average of 44.96. There are 17 centuries with 106 fifties. Dhoni has 629 dismissals behind the wicket, 834 catches, and 195 stumpings.
Raina made his ODI debut on July 30, 2005, against Sri Lanka in Dambulla. The last ODI was played on 17 July 2017 in Leeds, against England. He has batted with his left hand in 228 ODIs and scored 5615 runs at an average of 35.31. There are 5 centuries with 36 fifties. He took 36 wickets with his right-hand off-break.