Mahendra Singh Dhoni has given loads of pleasure to Indian cricket faithfuls over time. Thus, his continued absence from worldwide cricket, since collaborating within the ICC World Cup semi-closing towards New Zealand final yr, has been a worrying issue for a lot of Dhoni and Indian cricket followers. Dhoni was anticipated to steer CSK within the IPL this season and in addition stake declare for a spot within the squad for the T20 World Cup. But with the IPL postponed and the destiny T20 World Cup in limbo because of the coronavirus pandemic, followers are anxious whether or not they’ll see their beloved Mahi within the India jersey once more.
There have been rumours about his retirement up to now as nicely and related thread was began on social media on Wednesday night once more. However, these following the previous Indian captain ardently maintained that these have been false rumours.
Dhoni’s spouse Sakshi, took to Twitter to present the hearsay-mongers a chunk of her thoughts.
“Its only rumours ! I understand Lockdown has made people mentally unstable ! #DhoniRetires .. Get a life ! (sic),” Sakshi wrote on Twitter.
However, just some minutes after posting the tweet, she deleted it.
This shouldn’t be the primary time Sakshi has needed to step in and refute experiences of Dhoni’s retirement. In September final yr, she had taken to social media and rubbished rumours surrounding Dhoni’s future.
“It’s called rumours,” Sakshi had tweeted.
Speculations over Dhoni’s retirement have been within the information ever because the 2019 World Cup the place the veteran wicketkeeper-batsman performed his final sport towards New Zealand within the semi-closing which India misplaced.
Dhoni’s return to skilled cricket was anticipated to be one of fundamental highlights of the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League. It was believed that his efficiency in IPL 13 would resolve his destiny so far as Team India is worried.
However, with IPL 13 presently suspended indefinitely and T20 World Cup trying all set to be postponed resulting from COVID-19 pandemic, probabilities of him donning the Indian jersey once more appears bleak.
(With IANS enter)