Parthiv Patel announced his retirement from all forms of cricket
India’s wicketkeeper-batsman Parthiv Patel has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. Parthiv Patel retires from cricket as he confirmed the news of the end of his 18-year cricket journey through social media.
In a message on Instagram, Parthiv wrote, ‘I am announcing my retirement from all forms of cricket today. I would like to express my gratitude to everyone for ending this 16-year cricket journey. He also thanked the BCCI and the Gujarat Cricket Association.
The 35-year-old has scored 1608 runs in 25 Tests, 36 ODIs, and two T20I matches for India. Parthiv has 93 catches and 19 stumpings. In domestic cricket, he played 196 first-class matches for Gujarat. Where his run number is 11240. Besides, the left-arm star has scored 5172 runs in 193 matches in List A cricket and 4300 runs in 204 matches in T20.
In his own time, Patel had such a sign that Ranji made his Test debut for India in 2002 at the age of 18 before playing Ranji cricket. He is still the youngest wicketkeeper in Test cricket. However, after the arrival of Dinesh Karthik and Mahendra Singh Dhoni in 2004, Parthib lost his place in the team. He has played for Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Deccan Chargers, and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL.