Mushfiqur Rahim, former captain of Bangladesh and experienced wicket-keeper batsman, announced his retirement from Twenty20 international play on Sunday in order to concentrate on Test and ODI matches. The seasoned cricketer can participate in T20 franchise leagues.
“Today, I am announcing my retirement from T20 Internationals. I will proudly continue to represent Bangladesh in Test and ODI formats. I am hopeful that I can bring success for our nation in these two formats. I will continue to take part in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) and other franchise tournaments,” Mushfiqur wrote on his official Facebook page.