Fans React After Stuart Binny Announced His Retirement From All Forms Of Cricket

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Indian cricketer Stuart Binny has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket with immediate effect. Stuart Binny, who is the son of 1983 World Cup-winning allrounder Roger Binny, is a two-time Ranji Trophy winner. He has represented the Indian cricket team in 6 Tests, 14 ODIs, and 3 T20Is. While he scored 194 runs in the purest format of the game, he scored 230 in ODIs and 35 runs in T20Is.

On Monday, Stuart Binny announced his retirement through a letter, which is now going viral on social media. In the letter, Binny stated that he has decided to take retirement from all forms of cricket and he takes tremendous pride to have represented his country at the international level.


“It has given me tremendous joy to have represented my country at the highest international level,” Binny wrote in his letter.

In his letter, Binny also thanked the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for playing an important role in his journey and also offered his gratitude to the Karnataka State for their support. Binny also thanked all the three IPL franchises he has played for – Mumbai Indians (MI), Rajasthan Royals (RR) as well as the Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB). He wrote:

“I would like to acknowledge the huge role the BCCI has played in my cricketing journey. Their support and faith over the years have been invaluable. My cricketing journey would not even have started had it not been for Karnataka state and their support. It has been an honour to captain and win trophies with my state.

“I am grateful to the coaches who encouraged me, to the selectors who put their faith in me. To my captains who entrusted me. None of this would have been possible without my family, I stepped out on the field every day thinking of them.

“Cricket runs through my blood, and I will always look to give back to the game that has given me everything. I thank you all for your continued support in my next innings”.

Here, check out the letter:

Meanwhile, as per reports, Binny will now focus on coaching as he has completed level 2 in NCA along with few other Indian cricketers.

Here, check out how Twitterati reacted to his retirement news: