The All-India Senior Selection Committee met on Wednesday to pick the squad for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup to be hosted by the BCCI from October 17 to November 14 in the UAE and Oman.
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“Former India Captain MS Dhoni to mentor the team for the T20 World Cup” – BCCI Secretary Jay Shah said during the team announcement.
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The IPL will most likely see the addition of two new teams in next year’s edition. There will be a mega-auction. Dhoni will play a key role in the formation of the squad.
As known by many, MS dhoni has always been the man of few words, especially on social media sites. But former Captain still holds a large fan following on these sites.
With an income of over Rs 137 crore from the T20 league, Dhoni has emerged as the highest-paid player in IPL.
Sahay’s daughter Meenakshi, who lives in America, is in Ranchi these days. His funeral will take place at around 1 pm in Ranchi.
CSK, the three-time IPL champions, were not able to perform as per expectations and have, for the first time ever, failed to qualify for the playoffs.
He later returned with figures of 1/18 in three overs, accounting for the wicket of SRH captain David Warner and thus providing CSK with their first wicket.
CSK lost their first three wickets within the powerplay as SRH ensured that the chasing side’s run rate remained alarmingly low. At the start of the 10th over, CSK found themselves at 43/4.
Chasing 217 for the highest total chased in IPL history, Dhoni on Tuesday came to the middle in the 14th over when CSK needed 103 off 38 balls. Faf du Plessis at the other end was struggling at that point.
Enigmatic cricket icon Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday returned to competitive action after 437 days — a period that seemed an eternity to his fans — with an unusual beard that would be something between a goatee and full-grown one, and a new hairstyle. He looked a little heavier, but[Read More…]
Dhoni and Chennai Super Kings have been synonymous to each other in the IPL, forming a relationship unlike no other in franchise cricket.
Sahay, 73, was put on ventilator support after being admitted in the Intensive Care Unit of Ranchi’s Jagannath Hospital on Tuesday.
JSCA secretary Sanjay Sahay confirmed to IANS that the draft was not accepted, but rather strangely did not say whether Dhoni has paid his dues, even as he claimed that only he knew the reality. This ambiguity could lead to more speculation.
In videos posted on their Instagram handle, Dhoni could be seen facing Ravindra Jadeja and Piyush Chawla under the lights at the ICC Academy in Dubai.
CSK had the six-day long conditioning camp between August 15 and 20 in Chennai. Senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh did not depart for Dubai with the rest of the squad due to personal reasons.
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am was sold for Rs 68.31 lakh at an auction in Mumbai last November.
Both Dhoni and Raina have called time on their international careers.
It marked the end of a trophy-laden career spanning nearly 15 years, in which Dhoni also oversaw the rise of the likes of current Indian captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
From the inaugural World T20 triumph in 2007 to the fabled 2011 50-over World Cup win on home soil and then the 2013 Champions Trophy victory in England, Dhoni led by example and tasted the success which no other Indian captain has ever managed.
In two tweets that he posted on Saturday in Hindi, Soren said: “MS Dhoni, who has given the country and Jharkhand countless moments to be proud of, today retired from international cricket.
Dhoni has turned up for the country till now in 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20Is while affecting a staggering 829 dismissals behind the stumps.
Dhoni, who made his ODI debut in 2004, changed the face of Indian cricket with his calm demeanour, sharp understanding of the game and astute leadership qualities.
The 39-year-old’s last outing in India colours was during the World Cup semi-final defeat against New Zealand.