LAHORE (Sports Correspondent): Mohammad Amir, Pakistan’s fast bowler, today, announced his retirement from Test cricket career in the age of 27.

In a statement shared by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Amir said: “I have decided to move away from the longer version so I can concentrate on white-ball cricket.”

Pakistan spearhead bowler Amir said, “ICC World Test Championship is commencing shortly, and Pakistan boasting some very exciting young fast bowlers, it is appropriate that I call on my time in Test cricket so that the selectors can plan accordingly.”

 He said, “ICC World Test Championship is commencing shortly, and Pakistan boasting some very exciting young fast bowlers, it is appropriate that I call on my time in Test cricket so that the selectors can plan accordingly.”

Fast bowler said, “Playing for Pakistan remains my ultimate desire and objective, and I will try my best to be in the best physical shape to contribute in the team’s upcoming challenges, including next year’s ICC T20 World Cup.”