July 08, Colombo: Sri Lanka's ace spinner Muttiah Muralitharan will hold a press conference today to officially announce his retirement from Test cricket.
The press conference will be held at the Taj Samudra Hotel in Colombo at 6:00 PM local time.
The World Record holder in wicket taking announced his decision two days ago to retire from Test cricket after the first Test in Galle against India commencing 18th July, 2010. However, he may be available for the 2011 World Cup.
The 38-year-old champion bowler is the highest wicket-taker in both Test cricket and in One-Day Internationals.