- Virat Kohli’s response to the ‘MS Dhoni We Miss You You’ banner during 2T20I went viral on social media.
- The Indian captain has accepted MS Dhoni’s role countless times in his career.
Apparently, it is not just the fans remembering MS Dhoni in India’s blue color. Captain Virat Kohli is also craving for the former captain.
Months after his retirement, MS Dhoni remains a fan-favorite. Even in the ongoing series against Australia, banners with their names and pictures can be seen from all around the stadium, with limited viewers.
One such fan-made banner read “We Miss You Dhoni” in all caps during India’s second T20I against Australia on Sunday. In a video going viral on Twitter, Virat Kohli, who was fielding deep, can be seen back towards the audience and respond with a “me too” gesture.
The partnership of MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli is one of the most liked topics for cricket audiences worldwide.
Virat Kohli has accepted the role of MS Dhoni many times in his career. MS Dhoni has been Kohli’s mentor since his captaincy. When he first stepped into the team bus, supported him during his toughest period in 2014, and finally ensured a smooth transition to captaincy.
Virat Kohli was also among those to wish MS Dhoni after his international retirement on 15 August.
Virat Kohli stated, “Common regard and comprehension isn’t a chance. It grows normally when 2 individuals are together and have a similar vision and for us, that vision is consistently to win India!
MS Dhoni hung up his Test match shoes at the end of 2014, giving the 26-year-old Kohli his first term as captain. Kohli took over the limited overs in 2017. By then, Dhoni had won all three ICC tournaments. Test Championship mace, and several IPL and Champions League trophies as captain.
The semi-final defeat against New Zealand in the 2019 World Cup. Has became the anti-climatic end of MS Dhoni’s illustrious international career. He was last seen for Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2020 in October. And is expected to return with him for the next edition.