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GoodBye 2021: This year these three legends said goodbye to cricket

GoodBye 2021: In the year 2021, many players announced their retirement from international cricket, but most of these players will continue to play in franchise cricket. Although there are some players who have said goodbye to cricket completely this year. That is, these cricketers will no longer be seen playing in any format and franchise cricket. These are three such great players.

1. AB de Villiers
South African batsman AB de Villiers had retired from all forms of cricket in November this year. He had retired from international cricket in 2018 itself. AB de Villiers has been one of the most successful batsmen in IPL. He has scored 5162 runs in 184 IPL matches at an average of 39.70. These included three centuries and 40 half-centuries.

De Villiers scored 8765 runs in 91 innings of 114 Test matches for his country at an average of 50.66. These include 22 centuries and 46 half-centuries. His bat has played a lot in ODI cricket as well. He scored 9,577 runs in 228 ODIs for South Africa at an average of 53.50. In ODIs, he has 25 centuries and 53 half-centuries to his name. At the same time, in T20 cricket, de Villiers scored 1672 runs in 78 matches.

2. Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh, who was away from international cricket for a long time, retired from all forms of cricket last week. He said goodbye to cricket through a post on Twitter. That is, he will no longer be seen playing in IPL and other franchise cricket. Harbhajan, popularly known as Turbanator, has bowled match-winning many times for Team India. He has been the main spinner of Team India for a long time. Harbhajan has taken 417 Test wickets in his career. He is ranked 14th in the list of highest Test wicket takers. Harbhajan Singh has taken 269 wickets in ODI cricket. He is the 22nd highest wicket-taker in ODIs.

3. Dale Steyn
The South African fast bowler had retired from all forms of cricket in August this year. In the year 2019, he played his last Test and ODI match. He has been playing T20 cricket till the year 2021. Steyn has 439 wickets in 93 Test matches. He is the 8th most successful bowler in Test cricket. Steyn has also been very successful in limited overs cricket. He has taken 196 wickets in 125 ODIs and 64 wickets in 47 T20 Internationals.

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