Bhanuka Rajapaksa Withdraws Retirement Decision: Sri Lanka’s left-handed batsman Bhanuka Rajapaksa has taken a U-turn on his determination to retire from worldwide cricket. He has modified his thoughts and mentioned that he’ll as soon as once more play for the nation.
Let us inform you that on 5 January, Bhanuka Rajapakse all of the sudden introduced her retirement from worldwide cricket. Many questions had been raised by his determination to retire solely on the age of 30. However, now he has made it clear that he’s as soon as once more accessible for the nation in all codecs.
An official assertion issued by the Sri Lanka Cricket Board mentioned, “Following a gathering with the Minister of Youth and Sports, Namal Rajapaksa and session with the nationwide selectors, Bhanuka Rajapaksa has knowledgeable the Board that he needs to withdraw his retirement.”
Rajapaksa made his worldwide debut in opposition to India in July 2018. At the identical time, he performed his final worldwide match in opposition to West Indies in November 2021.
Announcing his retirement, Bhanuka Rajapaksa had mentioned, “I’ve thought-about my place as a participant very deeply and am taking this determination retaining in thoughts the household obligations.” Rajapaksa acquired in bother for criticizing choice insurance policies in an interview, significantly after being dropped from the group as a consequence of health issues and was additionally suspended for a 12 months.
Rajapaksa made a comeback within the 2021 T20 World Cup performed final 12 months, the place he scored a match-winning half-century in opposition to Bangladesh within the Super 12 stage. Left-handed batsman Bhanuka Rajapaksa has performed 5 ODIs and 18 T20 Internationals for Sri Lanka. During this, he scored 89 runs at a mean of 17.80 in ODIs and 320 runs in T20 Internationals at a mean of 26.66.