I take pity on those who are criticizing Dhoni for his IPL performance: Former India wicketkeeper Syed Kirmani
Dhoni is in the eye of the storm for his own and Chennai Super Kings' below par show. They are languishing at the sixth spot in the eight-team competition with two wins and five defeats.
Ambati Rayudu and Faf Du Plessis set up the win with a 115-run stand for the third wicket, while Piyush Chawla was exceptional with the ball.
Gavaskar, also a former India captain, is in the UAE to commentate in the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League.
In the run-up to 13th IPL, CSK was rocked by 13 COVID-19 cases, including two players, and pullouts by the senior duo of Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh due to personal reasons.
With Sam Curran included in the playing XI after arriving here on September 17, it means there is no separate quarantine for players coming from the UK.
Rohit's defending champions Mumbai Indians will be locking horns with Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings in what is likely to be a fittingly exciting opening showdown here.
As a tribute to India’s most ‘capped skipper’ Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the Karnataka Postal Circle has released a special cover to honour him.
Dhoni is most inspirational captain in 50 years of global cricket, says Australia great Greg Chappell
Chappell also disclosed that he would throw many challenges at Dhoni and the Indian would love to live up to those.
The 41-year-old man’s admiration for ‘Dhoni as a father’ has now taken the shape of a handwoven portrait.
In Test matches, his records are impressive but not larger than life, as they are in the limited-over varieties.
Travelling the world to watch the arch-rivals in action doesn't make sense anymore to Bashir, aka 'Chacha Chicago', who endured abuses from Pakistani fans while cheering for Dhoni.
KL Rahul looks first-choice keeper in white-ball for now after Dhoni's retirement: Former cricketers
Nayan Mongia, MSK Prasad and Deep Dasgupta agreed in unison that at present it will be a two-horse race between Rahul and Pant with Sanu Samson adding a third dimension.
Even in retirement from international cricket, MS Dhoni lives up to reputation of pulling rabbit out of the hat.
Sourav Ganguly paid tribute to former India captain MS Dhoni who has announced his retirement from international cricket.
Dhoni, who made his debut against Bangladesh under Ganguly's captaincy in 2004, affected a staggering 829 dismissals behind the stumps.