Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina

Suresh Kumar Raina (born 27 November 1986) is a former Indian international cricketer. An aggressive left-handed middle-order batsman and an occasional off-spin bowler, he is also regarded as one of the best fielders in world cricket. He plays for Uttar Pradesh in all forms of domestic cricket. He was the captain of the Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League, and is the vice-captain of the Chennai Super Kings. He has also captained the Indian cricket team and is the second-youngest player ever to captain India. He is the first Indian batsman to hit a century in all three formats of international cricket.

Raina made his ODI debut in July 2005 against Sri Lanka at the age of 19. However, his Test debut came about five years later, in July 2010, against the same opposition. He scored a hundred on his Test debut. He was a part of the Indian squad that won the 2011 World Cup.

On 15 August 2020, Raina announced his retirement from all formats of international cricket.

Suresh Raina recalled Rishabh Pant’s words before the Australia tour. Pant ended the tour down under as leading run-getter for his side. India wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant was greeted as the hero of India’s momentous victory in the fourth Test against Australia at The Gabba in Brisbane. The left-handed batsman had scored an unbeaten 89 to
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Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma welcomed a baby girl to their family on Monday afternoon. Current, former cricketers from India and abroad congratulated the celebrity couple via Twitter. Star cricketer Virat Kohli and his actress wife Anushka Sharma have been blessed with a baby girl. Virat shared the news with his fans and followers on
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Yuzvendra Chahal and Dhanashree Verma tied the knots in Gurugram on Tuesday night. Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina and other cricketers congratulate newly-wed couple. Indian cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal got married to his girlfriend Dhanashree Verma in Gurugram on Tuesday (December 22). The 30-year-old spinner shared a photo from his wedding ceremony on Twitter, captioning the post
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Kapil Dev suffers heart attack, undergoes angioplasty at a hospital in Delhi. Social media is abuzz with wishes for the Haryana Hurricane’s speedy recovery. Kapil Dev, the legendary all-rounder who led India to glory in the 1983 World Cup, has been admitted to hospital after suffering a heart attack. According to several reports, Kapil is
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MS Dhoni becomes the first cricketer to play 200 IPL matches. Raina wishes the CSK skipper on achieving the iconic landmark. MS Dhoni on Monday became the first player to feature in 200 Indian Premier League (IPL) matches after he stepped onto the field for Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) match against Rajasthan Royals (RR) at
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MS Dhoni surpassed Suresh Raina to become the most capped player in IPL history. CSK are playing their fourth game against SRH after a six-day break in IPL 2020. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni has leapfrogged Suresh Raina to become the highest capped player in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
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Speculation of a rift between Raina and CSK management yet again emerged on social media. Claims made by the Twitter users seemed to be irrelevant. Former India cricketer Suresh Raina is not playing in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. Before the start of the thirteenth season, Raina pulled out of the cash-rich league
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Fans demand Suresh Raina’s return after CSK’s successive defeat in IPL 2020. Raina had sensationally pulled out of this year’s IPL last month citing personal reasons. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) team fans felt the pang of their beloved Suresh Raina’s absence from the IPL 2020 as the MS Dhoni-led side collapsed to a second consecutive defeat
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Suresh Raina earlier pulled out of IPL 2020 citing personal reasons. CSK registered a five-wicket victory in the opening clash against MI. The 2020 season of the much anticipated Indian Premier League (IPL) finally started on September 19 in the foreign land of the UAE. The season opener between defending champion Mumbai Indians (MI) and
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Just a week later, the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 will get underway. Teams have already started training, and they are putting all effort to draw the best possible combination for the tournament. Meanwhile, three-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are yet to announce a replacement for their all-time great batsman Suresh Raina and veteran
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On August 15, talismanic Indian wicketkeeper-batsman, MS Dhoni, shocked the entire cricketing fraternity by putting an end to his illustrious international career. Dhoni will finish his cricketing career at his beloved Chennai Super Kings (CSK) franchise. It can be safely assumed that his cricketing days are only numbered. One of the salient features of MSD captaincy
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