After CSK’s captain MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina formally announcing his retirement from all international cricket on Saturday (August 15)
Suresh Raina shared a post on instagram with CSK teammates.while sharing the post Raina wrote”It was nothing but lovely playing with you, @mahi7781 . With my heart full of pride, I choose to join you in this journey. Thank you India. Jai Hind! (sic)”,
Both Dhoni and his Chennai Super Kings teammate Raina arrived in Chennai on Friday for a short training camp ahead of the IPL in UAE.
Raina made his ODI debut in July 2005 against Sri Lanka at the age of 19. However, his Test debut came about five years later, in July 2010, against the same opposition. Raina scored a hundred on his Test debut. He was a part of the Indian squad that won the 2011 World Cup.
Suresh Raina is the third batsman in the world and first Indian to hit a T20I century. Also, Raina was the first-ever batsman to score a T20I century when batting at number 3 position or lower as well as in World T20 history as he did it in the 2010 ICC World T20. He is also the first Indian batsman to score centuries in all the three formats of the game.