Johan Botha’s retirement


Johan Botha, the previous South Africa every rounder, has declared his retirement with quick impact, pulling down the blinds on his vocation halfway amid the progressing Big Bash League. Botha, who was speaking to Hobart Hurricanes, chose to bail referring to “mileage on his body and sheer physical weariness,” as indicated by an announcement from the Hurricanes.

The 36-year-old Botha – a medium-pacer turned off-spinner whose activity went under examination a few times amid his profession, played five Tests, 78 ODIs and 40 T20Is for South Africa between November 2005 and October 2012, with the World T20 diversion in 2012 against India being his last universal appearance.

Botha likewise captained South Africa in 21 matches – ODIs and T20Is consolidated. Under his initiative, South Africa won eight ODIs and the same number of T20Is.

A standard in the BBL, Botha spoke to Adelaide Strikers and Sydney Sixers before turning out for Hurricanes in the present version. He finished his vocation with 215 T20 coordinates added to his repertoire, with 1966 runs and 163 wickets.

Courtesy: Cricbuzz


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