Raina is the only Indian batsman to score a century in both T20 and ODI World Cup
Suresh Raina Birthday: Suresh Raina, former star player of the Indian cricket team, is celebrating his 36th birthday today. It has been some time since Raina retired from international cricket, but he is still seen playing cricket. A few months ago, Raina had also said goodbye to the Indian Premier League and all forms of domestic cricket in India. Raina has achieved a lot of success in his international career and has many records in his name. Let’s take a look at his career.
Made international debut at the age of 19
Left-handed batsman Raina made his international debut at the age of just 19. Raina made his ODI debut in 2005 and T20 International in 2006. He has played 226 ODIs and 78 T20 Internationals for India. Raina’s Test career was not very successful and he could play only 18 Tests. He has scored 5615 runs in ODIs which includes five centuries and 36 half-centuries. In T20, he has scored 1604 runs with his bat which includes one century and five half-centuries. In Tests, he has scored 768 runs with the help of one century and seven half-centuries.
This record is registered in the name of Raina
Raina scored a century in the T20 World Cup held in the West Indies in 2010 and is still the only Indian batsman to score a century in the T20 World Cup. Apart from this, Raina also scored a century in the 2011 World Cup. He is the only Indian batsman to score a century in both T20 and ODI World Cup. Raina has won 15 Man of the Match and three Man of the Series awards in his caree