Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah has made a sudden resolution to cease enjoying Take a look at cricket, a day after recording a career-best 150 within the ongoing one-off Take a look at towards Zimbabwe in Harare.
In response to a report in Cricbuzz, Mahmudullah knowledgeable his colleagues that he’s not keen to proceed his Take a look at profession anymore, leaving the group administration shocked.
“Yes, he (Mahmudullah) had informed that he does not want to prolong his Test career after this game. But he did not inform us anything officially and we have to see whether it’s an emotional outburst or not,” the web site quoted a prime Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) as saying.
Mahmudullah has performed 49 Checks with 2764 runs at a median of 31 plus and 4 half-centuries.
Mahmudullah, 35, made his Take a look at debut in 2009 towards the West Indies, making a dream to begin his profession within the conventional format.
He failed with the bat, however produced the very best bowling figures for a Bangladeshi on debut, taking 8 wickets within the match, together with a five-for within the second innings to assist Bangladesh seal their first ever win overseas.
Then, he shone with the bat within the longest format and put up 5 scores of greater than fifty in consecutive matches, which additionally included his maiden Take a look at ton towards New Zealand at Hamilton whereas batting at quantity eight.
Mahmudullah is the present captain of the nationwide T20 group and was the very best Bangladesh batsman within the 2015 World Cup. His century knocked England out of the match and he backed it up with one other ton, an unbeaten 128 towards the co-hosts New Zealand, although it got here in a shedding trigger.