Ahead of the third T20 against England, Virat Kohli-led Indian team felicitated MS Dhoni for his sacred leadership.
Bengaluru: The team India, led by skipper Virat Kohli, on Wednesday felicitated former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his inspirational leadership and given him with an innovative wood plaque with four ‘Silver Stars’ brocaded on it.
The little personal program, together with players, support staff and chairman of selectors MSK Prasad, happened at the team hotel and the the cricketers also gave him a ‘Thank You’ note.
It was learned that the celebrities significance four landmark achievements of Dhoni’s captaincy.
The first being 2007 World T20 triumph, being No one in Tests in 2009, the 50-over World Cup triumph in 2011 and 2013 Champions Trophy win in England.
“Inspirational. Captain par-excellence. Thanks – #TeamIndia @msdhoni,” BCCI tweeted on its official handle with an image of the total squad.
The felicitation happened before the last match of T20 the series and Dhoni is next expected to be seen in India colors solely throughout the Champions Trophy.
Since he had declared the decision to step down before the beginning of the series, the team, in its own sweet way, needed to supply him a vote of thanks for his leadership.