Azhar Ali has announced his retirement from Test cricket. Azhar Ali, Pakistan’s most successful batter, will retire after the third Test against England, which begins on Saturday 17 December 2022. Is Azhar Ali retired, the answer is yes.
Azhar, then 25, made his Test debut in England against Australia at Lord’s in 2010 and scored his first Test half-century in only his second match. He would go on to score 34 more half-centuries and go over 100 runs on 19 occasions.