Former India cricketer met Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Thursday. The left-handed batsman took to Twitter to share an image with Rijiju. “It was wonderful meeting you @KirenRijiju Sir.. We had a great conversation on sports, and wonderful to know the progress our country in making in all sports verticals,” Raina wrote in his tweet. “Also loved his cricketing journey too,” he added. Kiren Rijiju retweeted Raina and wrote: “It’s pleasure meeting @ImRaina and appreciate your efforts to promote and support our youth in all the sports.”
It was fantastic assembly you @KirenRijiju Sir.. We had a terrific dialog on sports activities, and fantastic to know the progress our nation in making in all sports activities verticals. Also cherished his cricketing journey too 🙂 #kheloindia pic.twitter.com/YW3dw6BEyw
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) October 29, 2020
Suresh Raina introduced his retirement from worldwide cricket in August, convey down the curtains on a 15-year profession, throughout which he gained the 2011 World Cup and the 2013 Champions Trophy.
Raina was all set to characteristic within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 for Chennai Super Kings, however pulled out of the competitors within the United Arab Emirates resulting from private causes.
CSK struggled in his absence, and have become the primary workforce to be out of competition for a playoff spot. This is the primary time in IPL historical past that CSK have didn’t make it to the knockout levels.
Suresh Raina represented India in 226 One-day Internationals and scored 5,615 runs, together with 5 centuries and 36 fifties.
He additionally performed 78 T20 Internationals (T20Is), scoring 1605 runs. He was the primary Indian to attain a T20I century.
Raina was additionally essentially the most capped participant within the IPL earlier than this season, with CSK captain MS Dhoni now holding that honour.
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