MS Dhoni is clearly a multi-talented person, something that we have known for over many years. The Ranchi man has been in the limelight for well over a decade, which is why every action that he takes comes under scrutiny.
But the fact that he has still been able to maintain his cool and not fall in any sort of controversy, is a testament to the man. The greatest skipper that this country has ever seen, MS Dhoni is currently in the last phase of his international career.
While his fitness was never under question, his performances over the last year have raised doubts about him participating in the 2019 world cup. Dhoni though has refuted all those claims, after a superb performance with the bat in the tour to Sri Lanka.
He backed that up with yet another Dhoni classic against Australia in the first ODI in Chennai, as he helped steer India to a match winning total of 281. Before the second ODI, Dhoni was found practicing at the Police Training School in Alipore.
Dhoni, who was conferred the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel by Territorial Army in 2011, hit the target with an 80 percent accuracy and surprised one and all. He also spoke to the young cadets over there, in which he was quoted saying the following,
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“Do remember that the training will remain with you for the rest of your life. You might not see each other once the training is over and get your respective postings, but the hours spent here will help you become the person you aspire to be,” he was quoted as saying.
Dhoni was also asked who he idolized during his childhood days, to which Dhoni unsurprisingly replied, “Sachin Tendulkar. “I wanted to follow in his footsteps.”