The 36 year old wicketkeeper cum aggressive batsman Adam Gilchrist, who is four matches short of his 100th Test, has announced his retirement from international cricket.
Adam Gilchrist has broken the world record of highest Test dismissals as a wicketkeeper with taking 414 in 96th Test at an incredible 2.178 scalps per innings overtaking South African Mark Boucher. Mark Boucher, South African wicketkeeper, has played in 109 Tests.
He broke the record of Ian Healy’s highest Test dismissals record, third on the list with 395 dismissals from 119 Tests, in the
However, Adam Gilchrist made his debut in Test against
He has played 277 one-day matches for
For retirement, he showed the cause to give more time to his family.
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