MS Dhoni’s impending retirement has been one of the crucial talked about matters in Indian cricket. © AFP
MS Dhoni, arguably probably the most enigmatic cricketer of his technology, led the Indian cricket crew for the primary time on 13th September 2007. On that day, India confronted Scotland in a Group D recreation however it was deserted on account of rain. Dhoni was chosen to captain India after three senior gamers – Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly – all determined to decide out of the primary version of the World T20. India had solely performed a single T20 worldwide earlier than the event however Dhoni’s crew went on to change into the primary ever winners of the competitors. He scored 154 runs in his six innings however it was his management that stood out.
MS Dhoni’s followers took to Twitter to share photos and submit messages with the hashtag “12YearsOfCaptainDhoni” and shortly it grew to become the primary pattern in India.
Throughout his tenure as captain, MS Dhoni led India to victory within the 2011 World Cup and the 2013 Champions Trophy.
Nevertheless, within the current occasions, Dhoni has usually confronted criticism for his poor kind and ponderous type of batting.
His impending retirement has been one of the crucial talked about matters in Indian cricket.
On Thursday, India’s chief selector MSK Prasad cleared the air concerning the matter.
“No update on MS Dhoni’s retirement, the news is incorrect,” MSK Prasad instructed media after asserting India’s Take a look at squad for the three-match collection in opposition to South Africa.
Dhoni took a sabbatical from cricket after India’s 50-over World Cup marketing campaign ended within the semi-finals.
He missed the three-match T20I collection in opposition to the West Indies and has not been included within the squad for the upcoming T20I collection in opposition to a touring South Africa.
Dhoni final performed a T20I for India in February 2019, in opposition to Australia in Bengaluru.
Dhoni led the Indian cricket crew for the first time on 13th September 2007
MS Dhoni’s followers took to Twitter to share photos and submit messages
Dhoni missed the three-match T20I collection in opposition to the West Indies