Sri Lanka pacer Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from T20 cricket after 295 matches where he picked 390 wickets.
He had already retired from Tests in 2011 and from ODIs in 2019.
The pacer made this announcement on his social media channel.
“The experience that I have gained through the past 17 years will no longer be needed in the field since I have decided to retire from T20I Cricket marking my retirement from all formats of cricket.” Malinga said.
“But I will be continuously supporting the younger generations who thrives to uplift the spirit of the game and I will always be there with all who love the game. May the triple gem bless you all!”
Malinga last played a T20I match for Sri Lanka in March 2020 against West Indies in Kandy.