Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the most successful Indian captain, has announced his retirement from international cricket. “Thanks a lot for your love and support throughout. From 1929 hrs,consider me as retired,” he shared on his Instagram account, ending his successful career in which he led the Indian team to two world cup wins. As soon as he broke the news, his lakhs of fans on Twitter began pouring their love and respect for the legendary wicketkeeper-batsman. His former teammates, including cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Home Minister Amit Shah and other politicians also wished him for the future.
Within less than an hour former India captain MS Dhoni decided to hang up his boots,one of team India’s best limited-overs batsman Suresh Raina also took to social media to announce retirement from international cricket as he posted a picture .
Raina is currently in Chennai to take part in the six-day training camp for the upcoming 13th edition of IPL.
Raina took to Instagram, saying “It was nothing but lovely playing with you, @mahi7781. With my heart full of pride, I choose to join you in your journey. Thank you India. Jai Hind.”