Luther Ross Potoa Lotte Taylor, one of the greatest batsmen of New Zealand cricket, got emotional in his last international match. The ODI series being played against the Netherlands will be the last match of his career, it was already announced by this fan.
In the third match of the series, when Taylor was standing on the field with all the players of the team for the national anthem, he looked emotional.
Ross Taylor, the batsman who played New Zealand cricket’s sting all over the world for more than a decade and a half, will not be seen playing for the country as a player on the cricket field after April 4, 2022.
This day will be the last day of his 17-year long international career, he had given information about it last year itself. Taylor, writing about his retirement on social media, had told that he will play the last Test series against Bangladesh while the home series against Australia and Netherlands will be the last ODI series of his career.
Taylor got emotional in the last ODI:
Taylor, who has played all three formats in the New Zealand team jersey for a long time, could see the emotion on his face when he stood with his teammates for the national anthem before playing the last ODI.
The three children were with Adelaide, Jonty and McKenzie for the Taylor anthem. New Zealand Cricket has shared this video in which Taylor’s eyes look moist. He looked very emotional before playing his last match.
Taylor played his last T20 match on 29 November 2020 while playing the last Test against Bangladesh from 9 to 11 January this year.