Rahul Dravid to retire from IPL after season 6?

Updated: May 23, 2013, 22:32 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Indian cricket legend and Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid could possibly retire from the Indian Premier League after the end of this season, as per media speculation.

Speaking to the media regarding his future in IPL, the 40-year-old said that he will sit with the team management and discuss about it. He added that they were looking for younger players for their squad.

"Let me finish this tournament and then I will sit down with the franchise to talk about my future and what they want to do. I am also mindful of the fact that we need to start looking ahead for younger players," said Dravid.

Rajasthan Royals who defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in the eliminator will now lock horns with Mumbai Indians on Friday in qualifier 2 for a place in the final versus the Chennai Super Kings to be played at the Eden Gardens.