The Delhi pacer after playing the first T20 match against the Kiwis at his home ground Delhi on November 1 will quit from all forms of cricket.
The opening T20 International of the three-match series against New Zealand, which is to be held at the Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi.
Nehra has spoken with the Indian Cricket team management and also with MSK Prasad.”It’s my own decision. Match on Nov 1 is in Delhi. There’s no bigger thing than to retire in your hometown. It’s always good to retire when people are asking Why rather than Why Not? “- Ashish Nehra on his retirement
Nehra debuted in 1999 under Mohammad Azharuddin, represented the country in 17 Tests, 120 ODIs and 26 T20Is. He has picked 44 Test wickets, besides 157 ODI and 34 T20 wickets.