These days, one after the other players in the cricket world are announcing their retirement, shocking everyone. Now Sri Lankan batsman Bhanuka Rajapaksa has surprised everyone by announcing his retirement from international cricket at the age of 30. Bhanuka Rajapaksa’s international career lasted only 3 years, Bhanuka Rajapaksa made her T20 International debut in 2019. Bhanuka Rajapaksa played his first match in ODIs only in July 2021.
Bhanuka Rajapakshe took retirement
^ JUST IN: Sri Lanka batter retires from international cricket.
— ICC (@ICC) January 5, 2022
Sri Lankan cricket team batsman Bhanuka Rajapaksa has announced his retirement on Wednesday. It is being told that Rajapakse has submitted his retirement letter to the cricket administration. Bhanuka Rajapaksa’s international career was very short. His career lasted only 3 years. He is taking this decision for his family obligations. He said in his resignation letter,
“I have very carefully considered my position as a player, husband and I am taking this decision in view of paternity and related family obligations.”
International career lasted 3 years
Bhanuka Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka ICC He participated in the Men’s T20 World Cup 2021, where he became the third highest run-scorer for Sri Lanka in the tournament with 155 runs in eight matches. Rajapaksa made his T20 International debut in 2019. Bhanuka Rajapaksa played his first match in ODIs in July 2021. In his career, the Sri Lankan player has scored only 89 runs in 5 ODIs and 320 runs in 18 T20I matches.