Rohit Sharma announces retirement from T20Is after World Cup triumph

India captain Rohit Sharma announced he was retiring from T20 international cricket after winning the World Cup in Saturday’s final. Rohit said he would be continuing for India in Test and ODI formats but that he was stepping back from the shortest form. Rohi’s announcement came shortly after his team-mate Virat Kohli also said he was retiring from T20 internationals. Rohit bids farewell to the shortest format of cricket as its leading run-scorer, amassing an impressive total of 4231 runs across 159 appearances.