Malinga Retires: The great Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from franchise cricket. Today, Mumbai Indians released him before the 14th season of the Indian Premier League. Malinga is the highest wicket-taker in the Indian Premier League.
Malinga has played for many franchise teams around the world
Let me tell you that in addition to IPL, Malinga has participated in many franchise leagues around the world. Apart from Mumbai Indians, he is Gaul Gladiators, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jamaica Tallawhs, Candy, Kent, Khulna Titans, Maratha Arabians, Melbourne Stars, Montreal Tigers, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Palace Diamonds, Rangpur Riders, Ruhuna Reds, Ruhuna Royals, Southern Express, Has played franchise cricket for Southern Province and St. Lucia Jokes.
Malinga is the highest wicket taker in IPL.
Significantly, Lasith Malinga is the highest wicket-taker in the IPL. He has taken 170 wickets in 122 matches of this league, in which his best performance is taking five wickets for 13 runs.
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