Earlier this 12 months, Raina introduced his retirement from all codecs of cricket, which made him eligible to play for international franchises.
The UAE-based league Abu Dhabi T10 League’s official Twitter deal with introduced the information on Tuesday.
“World Cup winner @ImRaina has signed for the @TeamDGladiators One in all India’s all-time most interesting white-ball gamers, Raina will line up within the #AbuDhabiT10 for the primary time and we will not wait,” wrote the T10 League on Twitter.
Electrical⚡on the sector. Fearless with the🏏bat. Magical at fielding. And savvy with the ball. Welcoming one of many g… https://t.co/VSjGavNw8s
— Deccan Gladiators (@TeamDGladiators) 1667308136000
In a global profession spanning 13 years, Raina represented India in 18 Exams, 226 ODIs and 78 T20Is. Raina gathered 5615 runs from 226 ODIs at a mean of 35.31. His finest rating within the format is 116*.
Raina scored 5 centuries and 36 half-centuries within the format. In 78 T20Is, the left-hander has scored 1,605 runs at a mean of 29.18. His finest rating within the format is 101. Raina scored one century and 5 half-centuries within the format.
Throughout 31 innings in 18 Exams, Raina scored 768 runs at a mean of 26.48. 120 is Raina’s finest rating within the longer format of the sport. He has scored a century and 7 half-centuries on this format. He’s additionally the primary Indian to attain lots of in all three codecs of cricket and his centuries have been scored outdoors India.
Whereas taking part in within the Indian Premier League (IPL) Suresh Raina has 5,528 runs to his identify in 205 IPL matches with 39 half-centuries and one century at a strike fee of 136.76 and a mean of 32.52. His finest rating within the IPL is 100. Raina is the fifth highest-run scorer in IPL of all time. He was one of many marquee gamers of the Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) franchise, which he represented for almost all of his profession. He additionally gained two Champions League T20 titles with CSK.
Raina represented Uttar Pradesh in home cricket, having made his debut for the group within the 2002-03 season and taking part in until the 2020-21 season. In 109 First-class cricket matches, Raina scored 6,871 runs at a mean of 42.15. His finest particular person rating within the format is 204*. He has scored 14 centuries and 45 half-centuries within the format.
In Record A cricket, Raina has scored 8,078 runs in 302 matches at a mean of 35.42. His finest rating within the format is 129. Seven centuries and 55 half-centuries got here out of his bat on this format.
In 336 T20 matches, Raina has scored 8,654 runs at a mean of 32.17. His finest particular person rating on this format is 126*. 4 centuries and 53 half-centuries have been scored by this fashionable southpaw within the T20s.
Raina additionally performed for Indian Legends within the second season of the Street Security World Sequence.