Two-time World Cup-winning former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni known as it quits on Saturday and introduced his retirement from worldwide cricket, ending over one 12 months of suspense and in addition an period throughout which his usually unorthodox management and ending abilities turned the stuff of legends.
In a digital standing ovation, leaders from throughout political spectrum united to bid adieu to one of India’s finest gamers and took to Twitter to thank him for the magic woven in the historical past of Indian cricket.
Union house minister Amit Shah joined hundreds of thousands of cricket followers throughout the globe to thank MS Dhoni and stated that beneath the cricket legend’s captaincy India was topped World Champions twice in numerous codecs.
.@msdhoni has mesmerized hundreds of thousands by his distinctive model of cricket. I hope he’ll proceed to contribute in the direction of strengthening Indian cricket in the instances to come. Best needs for his future endeavours.
World cricket will miss the helicopter photographs, Mahi!
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) August 15, 2020
Union minister Smriti Irani thanked Dhoni in a tweet.
— Smriti Z Irani (@smritiirani) August 15, 2020
Delhi’s chief minister Arvind Kejriwal thanked Dhoni for giving Indians numerous alternatives to be proud.
विश्व में एकमात्र ऐसा कैप्टन जिसने भारत को क्रिकेट के हर फॉर्मेट में नम्बर-1 बनाया। हम भारतवासियों को गर्व के अनगिनत मौके देने के लिए शुक्रिया कैप्टन @msdhoni। क्रिकेट के मैदान पर आपकी सफलता युवाओं के लिए हमेशा प्रेरणादायी रहेगी।
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) August 15, 2020
Delhi’s deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia additionally took to Twitter to react to the information of Dhoni’s retirement and stated, “Who would need Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire from worldwide cricket? We simply needed to see Captain Cool taking part in much more. But as soon as Captain Cool has determined, good luck in life!
कौन चाहेगा कि अंतरराष्ट्रीय क्रिकेट से महेंद्र सिंह धोनी संन्यास लें? हम तो अभी कैप्टन कूल को खेलते हुए और भी कमाल करते देखना चाहते थे। लेकिन जब कैप्टन कूल ने फैसला कर ही लिया, तो जीवन में और ऊंचाइयों तक जाने की शुभकामनाएं!
— Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) August 15, 2020
Senior Congress chief Shashi Tharoor known as Dhoni India’s finest wicketkeeper-batsman and a transformative captain who left a stamp on Indian cricket that outlined an period.
So sorry to hear that #msdhoni retired half an hour in the past. A real big of the sport, India’s finest wicketkeeper-batsman & a transformative captain, he left a stamp on Indian cricket that outlined an period. March on, Dhoniji. There can be different peaks to climb. https://t.co/Y4r8FBCO92
— Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) August 15, 2020