Twitter reactions to Mithali Raj’s T20I retirement

Twitter reactions to Mithali Raj's T20I retirement
Twitter reactions to Mithali Raj’s T20I retirement


Former Indian captain Mithali Raj announced retirement from T20 Internationals, confirmed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday.

“After representing India in T20 internationals since 2006, I wish to retire from T20Is to focus my energies on readying myself for the 2021 One Day World Cup. It remains my dream to win a World Cup for my country and I want to give it my best. I thank the BCCI for their continuous support and wish the Indian T20 team good luck as they prepare for the home series against South Africa Women.”

said Mithali in a statement released by the BCCI.

Soon after the news broke out, fans around the world took to Twitter and expressed their disappointment with the news. They also showered congratulatory messages and thanked Mithali Raj for serving India in T20Is for over 13 years.

Here are some of the tweets:

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