Dane Van Niekerk To Bid Adieu To International Cricket- Reports

South Africa's Dane van Niekerk. Photo- Getty Images

Former South African women Surprisingly, captain Dane Van Niekerk was left out of the 2023 T20 WC squad. Dane Van Niekerk had failed the fitness test by 18 seconds. The all-rounder was seen on the commentary panel of the T20 WC 2023, where South Africa reached its first T20 WC final.

Dane Van Niekerk has been one of the most successful captains of Proteas. Dane Van Niekerk had made his debut in 2009. He was an inseparable part of the team. The spinning all-rounder had last represented South Africa in September 2021 and was then sidelined with a broken ankle.

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Dane Van Niekerk on retirement

According to ESPNcricinfo, Dane van Niekerk will announce his retirement from international cricket. Dane van Niekerk took to his social media account and made a mysterious statement.

“You have to accept that some chapter of our lives has to be closed without closures. There’s no point in trying to fix what’s already broken.” posted Dane Van Niekerk on Instagram.

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Dane van Niekerk an asset

Cricket South Africa (CSA) is due to announce core contracts for the women’s cricket team. Dan van Niekerk is currently in India for the inaugural WPL 2023 with the RCB Women franchise where RCB Women has had a forgettable championship so far where they have lost 4 matches out of 4. Dane van Niekerk has not featured in any of the games. for RCB, which is pretty amazing, since he can fool hitters with his variations.

Van Niekerk played 107 ODIs where he scored 2175 runs and took 138 wickets and was a force to be reckoned with in all 3 facets of the game. Dane van Niekerk took 65 wickets in T20I in 86 matches and scored 1877 runs at a decent strike rate of 94.94. South African fans are hoping that Dane van Niekerk does not retire as all-around experience would be vital for upcoming ICC tournaments.

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