Thu, Oct 15, 2015, 03:34 PM
India's fast bowler Zaheer Khan, who was away from cricket from 2012, has announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket through micro-blogging site Twitter. He has intimated the same to BCCI and talked to IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla over phone. He will, however, continue to play in the 9th schedule of IPL for one more season. Zaheer Khan has played so far 92 tests, 200 one day International matches and 17 T-20 matches. He is in number fourth position in India, possessing records of claiming maximum number of Test wickets. His twitter comment reads thus: "I bid adieu to my career in international cricket. I look forward to signing off with IPL 9."