[caption id="attachment_727043" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Parvinder-Awana-AFP.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-727043" alt="Parvinder Awana AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Parvinder-Awana-AFP.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Parvinder Awana AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/india/">India</a> and Delhi pacer <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/parvinder-awana/">Parvinder Awana </a> today announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, having played his last first-class game back in November 2016. "Representing India and DDCA has been a matter of great pride for me. I feel that it's the right time to pass the baton to the younger guys. I thank to all DDCA selectors and senior players for providing me the platform to show my skills," Awana, who will soon be turning 32, wrote on Twitter. <p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p></p><p dir="ltr" lang="en">There comes a time when all good things come to an end. I would like to thank everyone who have been part of my cricketing journey and supported me at all times. <a href="https://t.co/wQf9U41lx8">pic.twitter.com/wQf9U41lx8</a></p> <p></p> Parvinder Awana (@ParvinderAwana) <a href="https://twitter.com/ParvinderAwana/status/1019153444333146112?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">July 17, 2018</a></blockquote> <p></p>Awana represented Delhi for nine years and played two T20 Internationals for India in the 2012 home series against <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/england/">England</a> but failed to pick up a wicket. The pacer also played for Kings XI Punjab for three seasons from 2012-2014. Awana played 62 first-class games, taking 191 wickets at 29.23 besides featuring in 44 List A and 61 T20s. <p></p> <p></p>He did not do any noticeable in his first-class debut against Himachal Pradesh in 2007 but attracted attention in the following game against Maharashtra by picking up a hat-trick. In his message on social media, Awana thanked his fellow Delhi pacers including <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ashish-nehra/">Ashish Nehra</a>, Sumit Narwal, Pradeep Sangwan and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ishant-sharma/">Ishant Sharma</a>.