The proceeding edition of the Road Safety World Series is heading towards its business end. The eight-team marquee tournament has reached the knockout stage. The final is scheduled to be played on October 1 (Saturday) at the renowned Cricket Stadium of Raipur.
Australia Legends and India Legends are squaring off against each other in the ongoing semi-final 1, while the second semi-final is set to be played between Sri Lanka Legends and West Indies Legends. Being the hosts, The Sachin Tendulkar-led Indian side is considered to be the hot favorites for the title.
Suresh Raina pulls off a stunner:
Meanwhile, Suresh Raina managed to catch some eyeballs during the proceeding semi-final 1 with a brilliant diving catch. Raina, who was fielding at the point region successfully attempted a full fledged diving grab which helped the Indian team to get rid of dangerous Australian batter namely Ben Dunk.
The incident took place in the 16th over of the first innings, just when Dunk was heading towards achieving a half-century. Raina was appreciated by his teammates, followed by a big celebration. The catch managed to take viewers down the memory lane and received numerous notable reactions.
The all-important encounter is currently halted due to rain with only 17 overs being bowled so far. The viewers and the players desperately hope for the clouds to clear up and get things underway. Nonetheless, The chances of getting play underway are appearing extremely bleak at the moment.
The recent retirement of Suresh Raina:
Suresh Raina has been one of the veterans for the national side. The left hander was part of the Indian team in the famous World Cup 2011 triumph. He represented the Indian team in more than 300 international matches, having close to 8000 runs to his name.
The 35-year-old recently announced his retirement from all forms of Indian cricket including the Indian Premier League. Raina has been working with host broadcasters namely Star Network as a presenter and is now set to feature in different T20 leagues across the globe.
Watch the video:
An absolute stunner by Suresh Raina in the field, he's still so good in that department. pic.twitter.com/KwN33c03Tl
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) September 28, 2022
Suresh Raina has a good pair of hands…he is ok with his fitness as well …but if he reduce some more weight he will be even more brilliant….it will increase his speed …♥️♥️🔥
— David (@ItsmeDavid007) September 28, 2022
He has been India's best fileder for a long time
— jA-hiD (@jAhID88315585) September 28, 2022
Just a reminder that Suresh Raina is still and was one of the best fielders of all time, even Jonty Rhodes named him his number 1.
— anabolic one (@ramchauhanhere) September 28, 2022
One of the best fielders India ever witnessed ♥️ #SureshRaina
— Taunt_er👊 (@taunt_error) September 28, 2022