England all-rounder Moeen Ali will no longer be seen playing in Test cricket. This is because he has made up his mind to retire from this long format of cricket. According to the British media, Moin now wants to focus on limited overs cricket.
Let us tell you that 34-year-old Moin is currently playing in the UAE for Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2021. According to reports, Moeen had given this information to captain Joe Root and head coach Chris Silverwood.
According to the report of Cricbuzz, Moin said, I am 34 years old and want to play and enjoy my cricket as much as possible. Test cricket is fantastic. You get more rewards here and you yourself will feel that I should get it. He said, I will miss it. I will miss playing against the best teams in the world. I have enjoyed Test cricket but I think I have gone through a lot and am happy with it.
Let us inform that Moeen, who made his Test debut against Sri Lanka in the year 2014, has scored 2914 runs in 64 matches with the help of 5 centuries and 14 half-centuries. During this his batting average has been 28.29. Right arm off break bowler Moeen has taken 195 wickets in Test matches. During this, this off-spin bowler has taken 4 wickets all in 13 times and five wickets for five times. He has taken 10 wickets once in the match.