Zaheer Khan Lastest news: Zaheer announce to retire from International Cricket
Zaheer yet has took 311 wickets at an overall average of 32.94 with 92 test matches. He has started his career by his first match at Baroda. In his early years he was mainly know for his inch-perfect Yorker. He was mainly famous for his bowling to “move off the wicket and swing the old ball at some pace”. In 2011 he was honored by Arjun Award, India’s second highest sporting award by the President of India.
Today on 15th of October 2015, Zaheer revealed that decided to give up cricket work from international cricket. The left-arm medium pacer has been on the sidelines on account of drop in form and injuries had lastly played for India in February 2014 against New Zealand in Wellington. Today on Thursday morning, Rajeev Shukla the Indian Premier League chairman tweeted that hope Zaheer Khan continues to play in IPL and will call time on his cricket profession.
Because of missing the previous season for shoulder injury, he wasn’t named in first two Mumbai’s Ranji matches for the ongoing season. Featuring in seven games in which he picked 7 wickets and was a part of Delhi Daredevils in 8th season of IPL. He was a top performer in India’s 2011 World Cup trophy, pocketing 21 wickets in the tournament. Zaheer Khan has played 92 Indian test matches; average of 32.94 by picking 311 matches for a fast bowler is a good average. Playing 200 ODI’s where he took 82 wickets at an average of 29.43 apart from 17 wickets in 17 T20’s. He also has 3 fifty’s in test matches.
He is the India’s fourth highest wicket taker, he also announced to take retire form first class Cricket. He is a good cricketer and a good sportsperson. India won many matches because of him. This is all about the cricket news for today that is 15th October 2015. Hope you like article and you give rating to it.