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Tributes pour in for Sana Mir as former Pakistan skipper announces retirement

She announced her retirement from international cricket on Saturday, 25 April.

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Former Pakistan Captain Sana Mir announced her retirement from international cricket, bringing an end to an illustrious 15-year career.

Sana Mir her debut in 2005, appearing in 226 international matches, she also led Pakistan side in 137 matches. Scoring 2,432 international runs in her 15-year career, Mir claimed 151 wickets in 120 ODIs and 89 wickets in 106 T20Is with her off-spin.

A day earlier, Sana Mir took to Twitter announcing retirement from a trailblazer career. She wrote, “Words fall short when I want to thank you all for the love, support, and encouragement in the past 15 years. It has been an honor to serve Pak and don the green Jersey with absolute pride. It is time for me to move on. IA the service will continue in a different form. Pakistan Zindabad.”

As soon as the news became public, tributes from all over the world start pouring in on social media:

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.