This female cricketer was currently playing in the Commonwealth Games and in the meantime she announced her retirement.
Deandre Dottin suddenly retired. (File Pic)
The Commonwealth Games are currently being held in Birmingham and this time cricket has also been included in these games. A female cricketer participating in these games announced her retirement in the middle of the tournament itself. These players are from West Indies deandra dottin, Dotin was playing for Barbados team in Commonwealth Games and this team defeated Pakistan in their first match. Now this star all-rounder of West Indies has decided to retire from international cricket.
She said that she cannot continue her career in the current culture and environment of the team. The 31-year-old Dotin, who scored the fastest century in Women’s T20 Internationals, announced her retirement on Twitter. He said, “During my cricket career, I came across many such obstacles which I had to overcome. But the current environment of the team is not conducive to fostering my passion and keeping it alive.
Dottin said, “With great sadness but without any regret, I realized that I am no longer able to follow the team culture and its environment as it is affecting my ability to excel.
Thanks to all for the love and support with in my past 14 years of playing cricket for West Indies! I look forward to be playing domestic cricket around the world pic.twitter.com/Vmw6AqpYQJ
— Deandra Dottin (@Dottin_5) July 31, 2022
Dottin, however, did not indicate whether he had retired from the Barbados side as well. He is currently in the Commonwealth Games barbados are representing. She said that she will continue to play in domestic cricket around the world. Dottin is the female player to play the most matches for West Indies. He has played 124 T20 Internationals and 143 ODIs since making his debut in 2008. He has scored 3727 ODI runs at an average of 30.54 which includes three centuries. 2697 runs are recorded in his name in T20 Internationals. He has scored two centuries in this format.
It’s been so CWG
Barbados has played two matches so far in the Commonwealth Games. In his first match, he faced Pakistan which was won by 15 runs. There are some players in the team of Barbados who play international cricket from the West Indies team. In this match, Dottin had scored 8 runs and took one wicket. After this, Barbados faced Australia in which they lost by nine wickets.