Parvinder Awana retires from all forms of cricket
Former India paceman Parvinder Awana announced his retirement from all formats of the game with immediate effect.
The pacer represented Delhi for nine years and played two Twenty20 Internationals against England in 2012, but failed to pick up an international wicket. Awana shared the news of his retirement on Twitter, thanking his teammates, coaches and the support staff over the years.
Awana, 31, made his Firstclass debut against Himachal Pradesh in 2007. Although he picked up just a wicket in his debut match, he took a hattrick against Maharashtra in his next game.
In all, he played 62 Firstclass matches, claiming 191 wickets at 29.23, including 10 fivewicket and one 10wicket haul. His last appearance at the senior level remains the Ranji Trophy game against Jharkhand in 2016.
In the Indian Premier League, Awana represented Kings XI Punjab for three years during 20122014. He also played in 44 Lista games and 61 T20s, collecting 63 and 77 wickets, respectively.