Talks about MS Dhoni’s profession and retirement earlier than an IPL season has grow to be a customary ritual in Indian cricket fraternity. Ever because the former India skipper retired from worldwide cricket in 2020, the rumours about his retirement from IPL haven’t died down.
Earlier than CSK’s final sport in IPL 2020, the wicketkeeper-batsman was requested whether or not it was his final sport. In reply, MS Dhoni had famously stated “positively not.” After that, many had anticipated him to retire after main CSK to their fourth title in 2021. The World Cup-winning captain, nonetheless, determined to play in 2022 too.
In 2022 too, it was anticipated that it could be the ultimate yr as he stepped down from the captaincy simply a few days earlier than the beginning of the event though he was re-appointed because the captain halfway by means of the season. He’s now extensively anticipated to hold up his boots after taking part in in entrance of the house crowd in Chennai this yr.
Deepak Chahar on MS Dhoni’s retirement:
Whereas solely time will inform whether or not MS Dhoni retires or not from IPL after the upcoming season, his teammate Deepak Chahar has hinted that the skipper may play subsequent yr too. The India pacer stated that Dhoni is but to take a call on his retirement.
“Nobody has stated that this might be his remaining yr. A minimum of, he hasn’t. Hopefully, he’ll play extra. We don’t know any such factor, we wish him to play as a lot as he can,” Chahar stated to Information India Sports activities.
Talking additional, Chahar stated that Dhoni doesn’t have to be instructed when to retire. The correct-arm pacer additionally identified that taking part in beneath Dhoni’s management has been an honour for him.
“He is aware of when to retire, we noticed it when he did in Assessments and worldwide cricket. Nobody else is aware of. I simply hope he continues to play, it’s a privilege to play beneath him. It has been a dream to play with him. He’s in good contact as properly, you will note that when he bats within the IPL this yr,” Chahar added.
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