Legendary cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and M.S. Dhoni were seen creating a heart-warming moment for their fans. This happened when Sunil Gavaskar was seen asking M.S. Dhoni to autograph his shirt after the IPL match on Sunday.
The match was played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium between KKR and CSK. Despite the six-wicket defeat to Kolkata Knight Riders, the day was special to the team and their fans as this was their last home game of IPL 2023.
The fans couldn’t be happier than seeing their legendary players together that too signing autographs from one to the other. This happened right after when the CSK players walked around their home stadium and were chased by legendary player Sunil Gavaskar to ask M.S. Dhoni for his autograph.
The IPL 2023 was also in the news due to the speculation of the legend M.S. Dhoni’s retirement from IPL this year. However, there is no clarification regarding this speculation neither from M.S. Dhoni nor from his team. But, the fans were seen enjoying the match regardless of any controversial speculations.
Earlier this season, Sunil Gavaskar in a statement praised M.S. Dhoni for his contribution to Indian cricket. Well, Dhoni’s supremacy is unmatchable a known fact. No one can ever replace his place in Cricket. He has done a lot for sports. His contribution to the Cricket can never be forgotten.
M.S. Dhoni, the current caption of Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League is the first cricketer to be a winning captain of all three major ICC trophies. Under his captaincy, India won several trophies including the 2007 ICC World Twenty-Twenty, the 2011 Cricket World Cup, the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy, the 2010 and 2016 Asia Cup, the 2013 ICC ODI Championship, etc.
The legendary cricketer has also worked as a traveling ticket examiner at Kharagpur railway station. He was born in Ranchi, Bihar later shifted to Jharkhand. He played for Bihar cricket association and Jharkhand cricket association in the early days of his career. In 2003-04, he was recognized for his extraordinary skills in playing cricket and was picked for India A squad for the tour of Kenya and Zimbabwe.
In the 2011 World, Cup Dhoni played a significant role in winning the cup. This was the first time when a country won the World Cup Final on home soil. They defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the final at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The victory made India proud, and the moment of winning couldn’t be explained in words. The whole of India was celebrating the victory like an occasion. Dhoni played a significant role in this victory by scoring 91 runs and was declared the man of the match.
In 2020, the legendary cricketer M.S. Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket. The decision came as a shock to many of his fans and colleagues, as he never spoke about it earlier. However, he hasn’t announced his retirement from domestic cricket and currently playing for Chennai Super Kings in IPL.