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MS Dhoni and Yuzvendra Chahal (AP)

MS Dhoni and Yuzvendra Chahal (AP)

The World Cricket Council (ICC) has paid tribute to dilapidated India captain MS Dhoni after he announced his retirement from world cricket on Saturday.

Dhoni turned into an accomplished all-rounder along with his shapely work in the succor of the stumps and with the bat and turned into acknowledged as one of many perfect finishers in restricted overs cricket.

The 39-one year-mature scored 4 876 runs in 98 fits with 256 catches and 38 stumpings in a Test career that he called an stop to in 2014.

In ODIs, he scored 10 773 runs with 321 catches and 123 stumpings, closing turning out for India in the World Cup in 2019.

In T20Is, he aggregated 1617 runs with 57 catches and 34 stumpings. He scored six centuries in Checks and 10 in ODIs.

Dhoni spent 656 days because the head-ranked batsman in the ICC ODI player rankings from 2006 to 2010 and turned into the ICC ODI Player of the one year in 2008 and 2009.

He turned into in the ICC ODI Teams of the one year in 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 and in the ICC Test Teams of the one year in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013.

He gained the ICC Spirit of Cricket award in 2011.

ICC chief govt Manu Sawhney said: “MS Dhoni is one of many all-time greats of the game.

“The record of his winning shot at the Wankhede Stadium in the 2011 ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup closing is etched in the memory of cricket enthusiasts world huge.

“He has impressed a whole technology and might maybe very effectively be sorely overlooked. On behalf of the ICC, I congratulate him for an prominent cricket career and need him the total appropriate for the long bustle.”

Dhoni will proceed to captain the Chennai Astronomical Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) that’s scheduled to birth up in the UAE subsequent month.

– TEAMtalk media

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