One of the Best all rounder and Middle order batsman of South Africa Cricket team JP Duminy has decide to quits in the Test cricket today on 16th september saturday. This news announced on south africa media release.
Duminy who has not pick in the South africa team in the first of the four match series against England which played in july this year.
“After long and careful deliberation, I have decided to retire from first-class and Test match cricket with immediate effect. I have thoroughly enjoyed the privilege and opportunity to represent my country in 46 Tests and the WSB Cape Cobras in 108 first-class matches overs the past 16 years. It is an experience that cannot be replaced and one I will always cherish,” read the CSA release.
“Test cricket has always been the pinnacle and I’ve been fortunate enough to experience some memorable highlights with the Proteas and also in first-class matches with the WSB Cape Cobras. In recent years I have been privileged to be a senior member and custodian of a special team environment and culture which has made me very proud.
“I certainly know that my playing career is far from over and my hope is that with the backing of Cricket South Africa, WSB Cape Cobras, team mates, family, friends and supporters, I will be given the opportunity to continue to give my very best to the sport that I love dearly.”
Duminy Who made a test debut in 2008 against Australia at Perth. In the Test career he scored 2103 in 46 Test with a average of 32.85. Currently he will continue to played in the ODI and T20 cricket both from the south africa and Cape cobras team. He also played from the cape town knight riders team in the T20 global league which played in the November 2017 this year.