CricketToday

Bangladesh All-Rounder Mahmudullah Riyad Proclaims Retirement From Check Cricket

Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad on Wednesday introduced his retirement from Check Cricket, Worldwide Cricket Council confirmed on its official web site.

The 35-year-old performed 50 Check matches for Bangladesh in his 11 years affiliation with the oldest format. He scored 2914 runs on the strike fee of 33.49 and claimed 43 wickets at 45.43.

Mahmudullah publicizes retirement from Check cricket

Mahmudullah. Picture-Twitter

In his remaining Check towards Zimbabwe in July, Mahmudullah remained unbeaten on 150 within the first innings as Bangladesh received the match by 220 runs.

Absolute honour and privilege to play Check cricket for Bangladesh: Mahmudullah

The all-rounder stated that it was his absolute honour to play for Bangladesh in Check and thanked the nationwide board for its help.

Leaving a format of which I’ve been part of for such a very long time will not be straightforward. I had at all times considered happening a excessive and I imagine that is the appropriate time to finish my Check profession,” Mahmudullah stated in an announcement, as reported by ICC. 

Mahmudullah
Mahmudullah. (Picture: Surjeet Yadav/IANS)

I wish to prolong my gratitude to the BCB President for supporting me once I returned to the Check staff. I thank my teammates and the help employees for at all times encouraging me and believing in my potential. It has been an absolute honour and privilege to play Check cricket for Bangladesh and I’ll cherish the numerous reminiscences.

“Though I’m retiring from Checks, I’ll nonetheless be enjoying ODIs and T20 internationals and actually trying ahead to proceed giving my greatest for my nation in white ball cricket,” the assertion additional learn.

Mahmudullah is the captain of Bangladesh’s T20I facet, and not too long ago they have been whitewashed by Pakistan within the three-match T20I collection. Bangladesh additionally misplaced all of their Tremendous 12 fixtures within the T20 World Cup in UAE.

Bangladesh will stay up for the two-match Check collection towards Pakistan after shedding the T20I collection. The primary Check begins on November 26 on the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram.

Additionally Learn: BAN vs PAK 2021: Excluding Mushfiqur Rahim From Squad Entirely Management’s Decision, Reveals Bangladesh Skipper Mahmudullah

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button