Will MS Dhoni retire today: Sakshi Dhoni and MSK Prasad pass major statements on Dhoni’s retirement speculations

Dixit Bhargav
|Published 12/09/2019

Will MS Dhoni retire today: The Indian chief selector was vocal about the legendary wicket-keeper batsman’s retirement from international cricket.

Former India captain and current wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni is at a stage in his career where every new day brings a new retirement rumour. Dhoni making himself unavailable for the tour of West Indies and South Africa series at home has further played the role of fuel to his retirement fire.

Given Dhoni’s stature among fans and former cricketers, it is only correct to expect them to pass an opinion about speculations regarding Dhoni’s retirement. Plentiful illustrious former cricketers have opined on the topic till now.

Will MS Dhoni retire today?

MSK Prasad, chief selector of the Indian cricket team, has become the latest renowned personality to comments on Dhoni hanging his boots. Speaking in a press conference after announcing the Indian Test squad for South Africa Tests, Prasad also made it a point to address Dhoni-related speculations.

“No update on MS Dhoni’s retirement, the news is incorrect,” Prasad was quoted as saying to the reporters.

Given the magnitude of the queries regarding Dhoni since morning, his wife Sakshi Dhoni took to her social media handles to clear the air. “Its called rumours,” Sakshi posted on both Twitter and Instagram.

Will MS Dhoni retire today: Sakshi Dhoni and MSK Prasad pass major statements on Dhoni's retirement speculations

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Dixit Bhargav

Dixit Bhargav

Born and brought up in Pathankot, Dixit Bhargav is an engineering and sports management graduate who is currently into his fifth year as a Cricket Editor at The SportsRush. His first cricketing memory dates back to 2002 when former India captain Sourav Ganguly had waved his jersey at the historic Lord’s balcony. What followed for an 8-year-old was an instant adulation for both Ganguly and the sport. The optimist in him is waiting for the day when Punjab Kings will win their maiden Indian Premier League title. When not watching cricket, he is mostly found in a cinema hall watching a Punjabi movie.

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