Captain Cool No More – MS Dhoni Steps Down As Captain !

Siddharth Nair
|Published 04/01/2017

MS Dhoni has officially stepped down as the captain of the Indian limited over side. He will no longer be the captain of the ODI and T20 sides but he is still available for selection. (Captain Cool No More – MS Dhoni Steps Down As Captain)

This is huge news as MS Dhoni is arguably the greatest captain India has ever had. He is the only captain to have won all the ICC trophies in his career. He was captain for a little more than 9 years and has inspired his team to scale new heights.

dhoni-with-world-cup-new-look

He earlier retired from Test cricket in December 2016 and was expected to be the limited overs captain for a few more years maybe even stretching to the ICC World Cup in 2019. (Captain Cool No More – MS Dhoni Steps Down As Captain)

But his decision to step down has shocked the nation and tributes have been pouring in from all over the world. (Captain Cool No More – MS Dhoni Steps Down As Captain)

Rahul Johri, Chief Executive Officer of the BCCI said, “On the behalf of every Indian cricket fan and the BCCI, I would like to thank MS Dhoni for his outstanding contribution as the captain of the Indian team across all formats. Under his leadership, Indian team has touched new heights and his achievements will remain etched forever in the annals of Indian cricket.”

 


About the author