MS Dhoni, wicketkeeper and the former captain of Team India, who brought World T20 and World Cup home, is about to retire from cricket if some social media rumours are to be believed. We are not claiming this and this is not confirmed yet, but this news has been spreading on social media. There are discussions on social media that MS Dhoni may announce his retirement today evening. People are tweeting that MS Dhoni can hold a press conference at 7 pm to announce his retirement.
Why is MS Dhoni’s retirement being speculated?
The news of Dhoni’s retirement on social media has spread after the tweet of Team India captain Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli tweeted a picture from his Twitter account today, in which he is bowing in Dhoni’s prostration. He wrote, ‘A game I can never forget. Special night. This man, made me run like in a fitness test’.
After this tweet by Virat Kohli, the fans are feeling that MS Dhoni can announce his retirement today because the match that the Indian captain has put this picture was not played on this day.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) September 12, 2019
It is usual as Dhoni takes his big decisions suddenly which takes the world with surprise. In the Australian down under series of 2014-15, Dhoni retired from Test cricket in the middle of Australia tour. After this, in 2017, MS Dhoni abruptly relinquished the captaincy of the limited over formats to Kohli. Before the England tour, Dhoni resigned from the captaincy and after that Virat Kohli took over the reins of the team.