West Indies cricket team all-rounder Dwayne Bravo announced his retire from international cricket on Thursday, 25 October. However, the all-rounder will carry on playing franchise T20 cricket around the globe. He made his first international debut in an ODI match against England in April 2004, before donning the maroon cap on his Test debut at Lord’s in July 2004.
Dwayne Bravo said in his statement: “Today I want to confirm to the cricket world that I have officially retired from international cricket in all formats of the game. After 14 years when I made my debut for the West Indies, I still remember that moment I received the maroon cap before walking onto the Lord’s Cricket Ground against England in July 2004. The enthusiasm and passion I felt then, I have kept with me throughout my career.”
“However, I must accept that for me to preserve my longevity as a professional cricketer, I must do as others before have done, leave the international arena for the next generation of players,” he added.
Now Dwayne Bravo has played 40 Tests, 164 ODIs and 66 T20Is in his international career. He has also did 2016 Hit song ” Champion”.