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newscricket12 days ago

Equate Mahmudullah with MS Dhoni, they cannot go on forever and ever, reckons Sridharan Sriram

Sridharan Sriram has compared Mahmudullah's present situation with former Indian skipper MS Dhoni, stating contributed greatly to their teams but eventually every career has to end. He spoke of Bangladesh's search for a successor to Mahmudullah and the need to provide younger players opportunities.
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newscricket22 days ago

WATCH | Virat Kohli reveals MS Dhoni was the only one to reach out after he quit captaincy, labels it a 'genuine connection'

Virat Kohli has disclosed that his former skipper MS Dhoni was the only former teammate to offer support when he left Test captaincy earlier this year. He went on to label their relationship honest and secure, before remarking how he is indifferent to critics' remarks made publically.
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newscricket23 days ago

Report | Chennai Super Kings CEO confirms MS Dhoni to retain captaincy over Ravindra Jadeja in IPL 2023

As per a report by InsideSport, Chennai Super Kings' CEO has proclaimed MS Dhoni will remain their captain for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League. He had reprised the role midway through last season after Ravindra Jadeja had given up the duty to focus on his individual game.
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newscricketa month ago

WATCH | Rishabh Pant brings out a helicopter shot in an action-packed net session ahead of Asia Cup 2022

Rishabh Pant has publicly admitted on numerous occasions that he has idolized MS Dhoni while growing up as a cricketer. Pant, ahead of the upcoming edition of the Asia Cup, was seen replicating his idol’s signature Helicopter shot at the nets on a video shared by the BCCI on social media.
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newscricketa month ago

Reports | MS Dhoni not allowed to serve as mentor in CSA T20 League

As per Indian Express, CSK Cricket Limited can't use their talismanic figure, MS Dhoni, even in a mentorship role for its team in CSA T20 League. This is because of the rule set by the BCCI, which reads no Indian, contracted or retired and playing in IPL, is allowed to play in foreign leagues.
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newscricket2 months ago

Report | CSK owned Johannesburg franchise likely to rope in Stephen Fleming, MS Dhoni

As per a report from Insidesport, the Johannesburg based franchise in the newly established Cricket South Africa T20 League is all set to recruit MS Dhoni and Stephen Fleming to lead the side in the inaugural edition. However, Dhoni's involvement will be subject to approval from the BCCI.
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newscricket2 months ago

Fielding, running were non-negotiable for MS Dhoni, reveals R Sridhar

Former India fielding coach R Sridhar has recalled an incident during his tenure when MS Dhoni, the then Indian captain, said he can't compromise on fielding and running between the wicket. Sridhar, who came aboard the team in 2014, also believes it was an ‘eye opener’ in Indian cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

The belief and confidence Mahi bhai gave me were the best, reckons Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar has given all credit to MS Dhoni for keeping his belief in him when he was having bad days at Chennai Super Kings. Chahar has also labelled Dhoni as the 'No. 1 captain' and further went on adding the amount of confidence Dhoni had given him helped him produce good results.
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newscricket2 months ago

Opening with Rohit Sharma at the 2013 Champions Trophy was a brilliant move by MS Dhoni, recalls R Sridhar

India's former fielding coach R Sridhar highlighted an MS Dhoni masterclass that took place at the 2013 Champions Trophy. Sridhar recalled how Dhoni brought out the best version of Rohit Sharma to ask him to open the innings in that tournament and that move has been still yielding rich dividends.
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newscricket2 months ago

MS Dhoni told me to believe in my abilities, discloses Mukesh Choudhary

Chennai Super Kings’ emerging left-arm pacer Mukesh Choudhary has revealed MS Dhoni had always told him to believe in his abilities whenever he failed to live up to the expectations. Choudhary also gave credit to his 'friend' Ruturaj Gaikwad for supporting him throughout the campaign.
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