JP Duminy will play his final ODI in South Africa against Sri Lanka on Saturday after announcing that he will retire from the ODI format after the World Cup in England later this year. He will continue to be available for T20 Internationals.
He has already announced his retirement from Test and first-class cricket in 2017 to put more focus on his ODI and test game, feels “the time is right” to finalise his career of an international career
Saturday’s match will be a fitting farewell for an honourable player in front of the avid local fans at a place to calls home – Duminy has played all of his domestic cricket for teams based in his province Cape Town. The game will be Duminy’s 194th in this format for South Africa in an international career that started I 2004 when he made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Fans cannot wait to get their Cricket World Cup Tickets to watch this thrilling competition.
“The last few months on the sidelines have given me an opportunity to re-assess my career going forward and to plot some goals I’d like to achieve in the future, Duminy said. “While this is never an easy decision, I also feel that it is the right time for me to pass on the baton. I will still be available to play international and domestic T20 cricket, but would also like to invest more time towards my growing family, who are my number one priority.”
“I have been prosperous to live out my dream playing a sport I love, and I am forever obliged for the support I have received from my team-mates, coaches, family, friends and fans all through the year.”
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