Future just isn’t a matter of probability however a matter of selection and for former Sri Lankan and Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) off-spinner Suraj Randiv, this similar future has taken his life in a totally new path. Randiv, who was part of Sri Lanka’s enjoying eleven within the 2011 World Cup closing, has turn out to be a bus driver in Australia to make ends meet after parting his methods with the game.
He’s joined by one other ex-Sri Lankan participant Chinthaka Namaste and former Zimbabwe cricketer, Waddington Mwayenga who’ve additionally migrated to Melbourne (Australia) to work as bus drivers.
36-year-old Randiv has represented his nation in 12 Assessments, 31 ODIs, and seven T20Is. He went to bag 43 wickets in Assessments, 36 wickets in ODIs, and seven wickets within the shortest format of the sport.
He took 1 five-wicket haul in Assessments and ODIs. Randiv additionally represented CSK within the IPL. He performed for the yellow military for two seasons the place he picked 6 wickets in eight video games.
Aside from driving the bus, the 36-year outdated continues to play on the district stage for Dandenong Cricket Membership which has seen widespread names like Pat Cummins, Peter Siddle and Sarah Elliot play for them prior to now.
Suraj Randiv was additionally known as up by Cricket Australia as a web bowler to help the Australian batsmen in opposition to spin earlier than the Border-Gavaskar sequence 2020-21,