"But after my retirement I might enter the political arena," he said. "My father and brother are politicians - and my father's blood runs in me."
Ranatunga was sacked after his team's dismal defence of the World Cup this summer.
Pakistan's sacked chief selector, Wasim Bari, believes his country's future is still bright despite the suspension of the Pakistan Cricket Board. "We have six youngsters in the team. It is the most talented team, if I may say, in the world," said Bari, who lost his position when the Pakistan president, Rafiq Tarar, suspended the PCB on Friday.Reuse content