Ex-India batsman VVS Laxman lauded former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday (June 9) and mentioned that his calling card was once composure below pressure-cooker scenarios.
“Blessed with the uncommon equanimity of viewing cricket as a recreation and no longer an issue of lifestyles and demise, @msdhoni`s calling card was once composure, particularly below stress. The 2007 Global T20 triumph catalysed the stirring captaincy saga of a pace-setter who talked thru his deeds,” Laxman tweeted.
Blessed with the uncommon equanimity of viewing cricket as a recreation and no longer an issue of lifestyles and demise, @msdhoni’s calling card was once composure, particularly below stress. The 2007 Global T20 triumph catalysed the stirring captaincy saga of a pace-setter who talked thru his deeds. percent.twitter.com/N2LukWwD3f
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) June 9, 2020
Dhoni began his ODI occupation in 2004 towards Bangladesh however he didn’t stamp his authority within the debut collection as Dhoni scored simply 19 runs within the three-match collection. Dhoni, then again, saved his calm and proved his value within the collection towards Pakistan in 2005 as he scored 148 runs in the second one ODI of the six-match collection at Vishakapatnam.
Dhoni nonetheless holds the file of the one captain to win all primary ICC trophies (50-over Global Cup, T20 Global Cup, and Champions Trophy). Below his captaincy, India reached on most sensible of Check cricket rating. In 2007, Dhoni led an green Indian facet to the T20 Global Cup triumph and was once then appointed the ODI captain.
In December 2014, Dhoni introduced his retirement from Check cricket thus opening the doorways for likes of Wriddhiman Saha and Rishabh Pant to discover a position within the Indian Check facet. In 2017, Dhoni stepped down as ODI captain and Virat Kohli was once appointed because the skipper of 50-over facet.
Dhoni and Kohli experience a super camaraderie and Kohli has been steadily noticed consulting Dhoni in stress scenarios. Dhoni was once all set to go back to the cricket box on March 29 within the IPL`s opening event between CSK and Mumbai Indians however his go back were given behind schedule as IPL was once postponed because of coronavirus pandemic.