Venugopal Rao has retired from all forms of the game. Rao played 16 ODIs for India and 65 IPL matches. “Y. Venugopala Rao, former captain of Andhra Ranji team and India international announced his retirement from all the forms of cricket,” the Andhra Cricket Association said in a statement.
Rao has played for Deccan Chargers, Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL. He scored 218 runs in 16 ODI matches that he played for India.