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Faf Du Plessis retires from Test cricket

Date: 18 February 2021 Tags: Appointments & Resignations
  • Former South Africa captain Faf du Plessishas announced that he is retiring from Test cricket with immediate effect.
  • Du Plessis retires from the format having played 69 Tests for South Africa, scoring 4163 runs at 40.02, including 10 centuries.
  • Du Plessis made his Test debut in 2012 against Australia, andscored a match-saving century in the fourth innings in Adelaide.
  • He took over captaincy from AB de Villiers and led the team in 36 Tests, winning 18 and losing 15. After Graeme Smith and Hansie Cronje, du Plessis has led South Africa in most Test matches.