Ebony Rainford-Brent retires from international cricket

Ebony Rainford-Brent

Surrey's Ebony Rainford-Brent has retired from international cricket.

The 28-year-old was part of the England team which won the Women's World Cup and the World Twenty20 title in 2009.

Rainford-Brent, who has been affected by back injuries throughout her career, made 22 one-day and seven Twenty20 international appearances for England.

"It's time for me to concentrate on my career and next phase of my life away from the international game," the London-born player said.

She will continue to play for and captain Surrey Women.

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