NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s incredible Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from International cricket on Saturday.
There is a huge layer of sadness between Dhoni’s fans. He has a huge fan following in India and internationally. His colleague cricketers of Indian Team are paying him tribute on different social media.
The news was a break when he joined Chennai Super Kings teammates for IPL which will be held in UAE because of COVID-19.
Dhoni, who played in 90 tests, 350 one-day internationals and 98 Twenty20s for his nation, was dropped from India’s rundown of 27 midway contracted parts in January.
Dhoni has not played International Cricket since last year.
He made his test debut in 2005 and resigned from the more drawn out configuration of the game nine years after the fact.
Dhoni was one of his nation’s best chiefs before remaining down as captain of the constrained over groups in 2017.
Under his stewardship, India won the T20 World Cup in 2007, the 50-over World Cup in 2011 and the Champions Trophy in 2013.
In tests, Dhoni made 4,876 runs with the bat, averaging 38. He hit 33 half-hundreds of years and six centuries, and furthermore took 256 gets and made 38 stumpings.
In ODIs, he added up to 10,773 runs, averaging 50. He hit 73 half-hundreds of years and 10 centuries, and furthermore took 321 gets and made 123 stumpings.
In T20s, Dhoni made 1,617 runs, averaging 37. He hit two half-hundreds of years, and furthermore took 57 gets and made 34 stumpings.
Soon after Dhoni’s declaration, previous India all-rounder Suresh Raina additionally said he was resigning from International cricket
Just as 18 tests and 78 T20s, the 33-year-old Raina played in 226 ODIs, where he found the middle value of 35 with the bat, including 36 half-hundreds of years and five 100s, and took 36 wickets.