End of an Era: Cricketers react to MS Dhoni's retirement
New Delhi: MS Dhoni’ s decision to retire from International cricket took the cricket world by surprise. Current and former cricketers took to social media to wish ‘Captain cool’ on his future life.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and other cricketers like R Ashwin, Gautham Gambhir, Hardik Pandya conveyed their wishes to MS Dhoni.
Sachin Tendulkar wrote that MS Dhoni’s contribution to Indian cricket has been immense and that winning the World Cup 2011 with him was the best moment of his life.
Indian team captain Virat Kohli wrote on Twitter that what MS Dhoni did for the country will always remain in everyone’s heart.
BCCI President, Sourav Ganguly, in a release said that nothing can replace the leadership qualities of MS Dhoni and that his retirement comes after he has contributed immensely to Indian and world cricket.
MS Dhoni made his retirement announcement through an Instagram post on Saturday. India’s semi final match against New Zealand in the 2019 World Cup became his final match for the country.