The England all-rounder Moeen Ali, on Sunday has decided to hang up his boots from the longest format of cricket. The 34-year old has already informed the head coach, Chris Silverwood, the England head coach, and Joe Root, England’s Test captain about his decision.
Moeen will officially announce the development on Monday morning. According to ESPNCricinfo, the off-spinner has decided to retire from red-ball cricket to focus on limited-overs cricket.
Currently, Moeen Ali is playing for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League 2021. The English all-rounder is expected to continue his career for England in white-ball cricket and is also expected to continue to play county and franchise cricket.
Talking about his Test career, the English man has played 64 Test matches and accumulated 7149 runs and has 195 wickets under his belt.
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