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Parvinder Awana retires From Cricket

New Delhi, July 17: Former India paceman Parvinder Awana on Tuesday 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 any international wicket. Awana shared the news of his retirement on Twitter, thanking his teammates, coaches and the support staff over the years.

“Representing India and DDCA has been a matter of great pride for me,” Awana said. “I feel that it’s the right time to pass the baton to the younger guys. I thank all DDCA selectors and senior players for providing me the platform to show my skills,” he wrote. IANS