MS Dhoni once said he wanted to make 30L from cricket: Wasim Jaffer
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Updated: March 29, 2020 7:19:58 pm


MS Dhoni made his India debut in December 2004. (Twitter/CSK)

MS Dhoni may need develop into a legend in Indian cricket during the last fifteen years, however he had humble ambitions when he began out.

Wasim Jaffer, a former teammate of his throughout his early years, revealed a dressing room anecdote in regards to the Jharkhand stumper from his earliest days within the India crew after his debut in 2004. Jaffer said that Dhoni had once said that he wanted to make Rs 30 lakhs from taking part in cricket in order that he may reside the remainder of his life in peace in Ranchi, his hometown.

When a fan requested Jaffer what his favorite reminiscence of Dhoni was, Jaffer said, “In his 1st and 2nd year with the Indian team, I remember he said, he wants to make 30 lakhs by playing cricket. So, he can live peacefully for the rest of his life in Ranchi.”

Dhoni was to develop into a sensation in worldwide cricket within the years to comply with. He took simply 42 innings to develop into the #1 ranked ODI batsman, changing into the quickest batsman to accomplish that within the historical past of the sport.

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He led India to the 2007 T20 World Cup trophy after which the 2011 World Cup trophy. He is reported to have a internet price of round INR 800 crore, a far cry from the comparatively humble ambitions he had began out with.

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