Mahendra Singh Dhoni is unlikely to play for India once more even when he has a wonderful IPL season for Chennai Super Kings, feels Harbhajan Singh, reacting to the information of former skipper being dropped from BCCI’s listing of centrally contracted gamers.
Dhoni was within the class A throughout final season however has been on a self-imposed sabbatical since India’s World Cup semi-closing loss in opposition to New Zealand in July final 12 months.
“I don’t think he (Dhoni) is going to play for India again as he had decided that he will play (only) till the (2019) World Cup. He must be preparing for the IPL,” Harbhajan instructed PTI when requested if the enduring former skipper will play in World T20 since he has already began coaching.
Head coach Ravi Shastri had hinted that readability on Dhoni’s future will solely be out there after IPL the place the previous skipper is understood to present greater than hundred per cent.
Asked what are the probabilities of Dhoni making it to India’s World T20 workforce on the premise of a superb IPL, Harbhajan stated: “I’m totally assured that Dhoni may have an amazing IPL for CSK. But having stated that I don’t suppose he’ll play for India even when he has an amazing IPL.
“What if Rishabh has an amazing IPL? Would you drop him (Pant) from the taking part in XI,” stated Harbhajan, India’s third highest wicket-taker in Test cricket.