Rumours of former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni holding a press convention to announce his retirement are doing rounds on social media, with many expressing dismay over the sudden information.
However, the data is removed from true and chief selector MSK Prasad himself mentioned the information was incorrect. “No update on MS Dhoni’s retirement, the news is incorrect,” ANI quoted Prasad as saying.
It all started when Indian cricket workforce captain Virat Kohli tweeted an image together with Dhoni and wrote, “A game I can never forget. Special night. This man, made me run like in a fitness test.” The picture, which has gone viral with over 12 thousand retweets, was from the 2016 World T20 towards Australia and featured Kohli kneeling down on the bottom whereas holding the bat to his head.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) September 12, 2019
Drawing their very own conclusions to Kohli’s tweet, many puzzled if his tweet was a tribute to Dhoni and added grist to the hearsay mill on the retirement of the World Cup-winning captain. “Why has he posted this now? Is Dhoni retiring?” puzzled a consumer whereas sharing Kohli’s tweet. “We are not prepared for this now please,” tweeted one other.
— Himanshu Ghiya (@him_brainteaser) September 12, 2019
Why has he posted this now? Is Dhoni retiring? pic.twitter.com/Iva60XDPul
— . (@_cleanbowled) September 12, 2019
— rohit selvakumar (@SelvakumarRohit) September 12, 2019
If the retirement information that’s circulating is true, then all of the followers shall be coronary heart damaged. With all of the criticism aimed toward him every time we really feel snug, I imagine, we effing don’t deserve seeing him play that so known as Farewell Match. #Dhoni
— S A T Y A (@iamsatya11) September 12, 2019
#Dhoni is my hero ❤
I’ll cease watching cricket if Dhoni retires 😇 pic.twitter.com/sGKnVVIUif
— Shivankar Awasthi (@iamshiv08) September 12, 2019
Is he going to retire?? 😢 #Dhoni
— Sanjiv Kumar (@ImSanjivkr) September 12, 2019
Dhoni’s retirement has usually been a scorching matter of dialogue amongst critics in addition to cricket followers after India’s World Cup journey this 12 months, the place the Men In Blue crashed out of the semi-finals. After that, Dhoni didn’t characteristic within the sequence towards West Indies and was not named within the upcoming T20 sequence towards South Africa.