Indian cricketer and veteran fast bowler for Bengal in home cricket has retired from all forms of cricket on the age of 36.
Ashok Dinda retires from all forms of cricket. (PTI Picture)
- Ashoke Dinda has retired from all forms of cricket on the age of 36
- Dinda made his FC debut in 2005 and performed 116 matches for Bengal
- The fast bowler additionally performed 13 ODIs and 9 T20Is for India
Fast bowler Ashoke Dinda, 36, has retired from all forms of the sport after 15 years in Bengal cricket. Addressing the media, in Kolkata, Dinda introduced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Tuesday, February 2.
The fitting-handed pacer made his worldwide debut in 2009, in a T20I towards Sri Lanka, adopted by making his ODI debut in Zimbabwe in 2010. He went on to play 13 ODIs, with the final one being towards England at Rajkot in 2013 and 9 T20I matches for India.
Though Dinda solely had a short-lived worldwide profession (2009-2013), he had an enormous worldwide profession for Bengal in home cricket. Dinda was dropped by the Cricket Affiliation of Bengal (CAB) in December 2019 throughout the Ranji Trophy after he abused the Bengal cricket crew’s bowling coach Ranadeb Bose. The pacer was requested to apologize to Bose however Dinda refused to take action.
Dinda performed 116 first-class matches for Bengal, bagging 420 wickets at a bowling common of 28.28. In Listing A matches, he performed 98 fixtures in his profession bagging 151 wickets- all for Bengal cricket crew. He final appeared in T20 fixtures for Goa, final month, within the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.