Sri Lanka batter Bhanuka Rajapaksa has announced his international retirement with immediate effect. In a letter written to the SLC, the 30-year-old cited familial obligations behind his big decision. Rajapaksa was Sri Lanka’s leading scorer in the 2010 Under-19 World Cup and made his T20I debut in the tour of Pakistan in 2019. The ODI bow came last year at home against India. The left-hander retires with 5 ODIs and 18 T20Is to his name.
Bhanuka Rajapaksa informed his resignation from Sri Lanka Cricket with immediate effect.
Rajapaksa, in his letter of resignation handed over to SLC, said the decision to resign was taken after considering his family obligations.
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