Hemant Soren, the chief minister of Jharkhand, needs BCCI to arrange a farewell match for the lately retired former Indian captain MS Dhoni. Soren has additionally supplied to host the match in Jharkhand itself.
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.@BCCI से अपील करना चाहूँगा हूँ माही का एक फेयरवेल मैच कराया जाये जिसकी मेजबानी पूरा झारखण्ड करेगा। 2/2
— Hemant Soren (घर में रहें – सुरक्षित रहें) (@HemantSorenJMM) August 15, 2020
Dhoni, who’s from Jharkhand, served India for 15 years on the worldwide stage and captained the nation to quite a few world glories together with the ODI World Cup in 2011.
On the night of the Independence Day at 7:29 pm to be exact, Dhoni put out an Instagram submit asserting his choice to retire from worldwide cricket.
Whereas everybody knew after final 12 months’s World Cup that the wicket-keeper batsman wouldn’t play for India for a very long time now, no one anticipated such sudden announcement of retirement simply forward of the IPL.
However, Dhoni in all probability didn’t need any speculations surrounding him within the IPL. So, he got here out and made it completely clear the place he stood in order that the Indian selectors had a readability of thoughts with regard to India’s pathway going forward.
In the meantime, one of many senior BCCI officers, Rajeev Shukla, has denied that any proposal to arrange a farewell match for Dhoni is up for dialogue.
In accordance with Shukla, since Dhoni himself has not put ahead any such demand, there isn’t any query of a farewell match.
Sachin Tendulkar, in 2013, had not solely been given a farewell sport by the BCCI, however he had been given a whole farewell sequence. Nevertheless, it was pre-planned as Sachin had let BCCI know properly upfront when he was planning to retire.
Dhoni didn’t give BCCI any time interval and simply wrote the board a letter informing them about his choice. So, the board by no means had a possibility to even plan a farewell sequence for India’s most profitable captain.