Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma announce retirement from T20I

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma announced their retirements from T20Is following India's seven-run victory against South Africa in the final of the 2024 Men's T20 World Cup 

Kohli announced it after he was awarded the Player of the Match for his 59-ball 76 in his last T20I 

which helped India lift its second World T20 title while Rohit Sharma confirmed his decision in the press conference afterwards. 

This was my last [T20I] game as well. No better time to say goodbye to this format. I've loved every moment of this 

I started my India career playing this format. This is what I wanted, I wanted to win the cup," said Rohit Sharma 

"I wanted this badly. Very hard to put in words. It was a very emotional moment for me. 

I was very desperate for this title in my life. Happy that we eventually crossed the line." 

India beat South Africa and final for 2nd T20 World Cup title