Johan Botha Retires From All Forms Of Cricket: The former South Africa all-rounder Johan Botha has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.
It was announced late Wednesday by Bothas Australian team the Hobert Hurricanes that Botha was cited “wear and tear on his body and sheer physical fatigue”
The 36 year old failed to take wicket during Wednesday nine-wicket loss to Sydney sixers. He had played all 10 matches for the first place Hurricans this season.
Botha played for South African 5 test matches, 78 one-day internationals and 40 T20 internationals from 2005-2012
Botha captained the Proteas in 10 ODIs and took the team to the NO1 ranking after they defeated Australia 4-1 in Australia in 2009.
A retirement is perhaps expected after a 19-year career, bu it led to many victories for him and for the teams he played for.