The Indian team will play a Test series with Sri Lanka during which Suranga Akmal takes retirement he is the star bowler of the team.
The Indian team will play a Test series with the Sri Lankan cricket team at the end of this month.
After this series, a star bowler from Sri Lanka has decided to retire from cricket. This bowler is known for his fiery bowling of him.
This player made his debut for the Sri Lankan team 13 years ago today. Let’s know about this bowler.
ICC announced Suranga Akmal retirement news
The ICC itself tweeted and informed that Suranga Lakmal will take retirement from all three formats of cricket after the Test series against the Indian team.
The ICC has written that Suranga Lakmal, who made his Test debut for Sri Lanka in 2009, will retire from cricket after the series against India.
Suranga Lakmal made his international debut in 2009 against India. Suranga Lakmal has expressed gratitude to Sri Lanka Cricket. Lakmal said,
‘I am grateful to Sri Lanka Cricket for giving me the opportunity to trust and respect the motherland. Also, Sri Lankan cricket has contributed significantly to my career as well as my personal development.
Cricket stats of Suranga Akmal
Sri Lankan team’s star bowler Suranga Lakmal will take retirement from cricket after the Test series against India.
Suranga Lakmal played cricket for Sri Lanka in all three formats. He won many matches for the Sri Lankan team on his own.
In 2009, he made his ODI debut against India.
Lakmal has played a total of 68 Test matches so far, in which 168 wickets have come into his account.
He took 5 wickets in an innings 4 times. At the same time, in 86 ODIs, Lakmal took 109 wickets.
While in 11 T20s he got only 8 wickets.
Against India, Lakmal took 8 wickets in 2 Tests, 9 wickets in 11 ODIs.