After suffering Heart Break loss by New Zealand in World Cup semi-final India will be touring West Indies in JuIy-August this year. Besides two Tests. India will piay three T20s and three ODIs in the Caribbean.
Speculation has been rife that the WC semi-final might have been Dhoni’s last appearance for India. Indian Cricket Team skipper Virat Kohli though backed wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni numerous times through out the world cup saying that the whole team trusts Dhoni’s judgement in the middle overs.
The Main questiom arises now will MS Dhoni continue to be part of Team India’s white-ball plans or hang up his boots? The answer to that question lies with Dhoni alone, and as the Indian team prepares to take the long flight back home from London, cricket administrators are waiting to hear from the cricketer himself.
Where After Team India’s defeat to New Zealand in the semi-final of ICC World Cup 2019, Lata Mangeshkar took to Twitter to support MS Dhoni.
She wrote, “Namaskar MS Dhoni ji.Aaj kal main sun rahi hun ke Aap retire hona chahte hain.Kripaya aap aisa mat sochiye.Desh ko aap ke khel ki zaroorat hai aur ye meri bhi request hai ki Retirement ka vichar bhi aap mann mein mat laayiye.
(Hello, MS Dhoni ji. Of late, I have been hearing that you want to retire. Please don’t think that way. The country needs your game and it is my personal request too that you don’t think of retirement.) “