Legendary cricketer MS Dhoni turns 40 today. Dhoni received tons of birthday wishes from fans all around the world. Also, the International cricket council posted a tribute video for Dhoni that stole the spotlight. Dhoni is regarded as one of the greatest captains of all time. In his legendary career, he managed to get his hands on the big 3 ICC trophies.
International cricket council (ICC) posted a video on their official Twitter account. In the video, ICC was seen paying tribute to legendary MS Dhoni on his 40th Birthday. Mahi was always known for his intelligent mindset and sharp cricketing brain. With his mind-blowing decision, he amazed the opposition several times on the cricket field.
The video uploaded had several amazing moments of Ms. Dhoni. In the video, one of Dhoni’s smartest moves was discussed. MSD gave the final over of the T20 World Cup final to Joginder Sharma instead of Harbhajan Singh. Everybody knows what happened next, India lifted the World Cup trophy under Mahi.
Further in the video, his decision of bringing Ashwin to attack was seen when Maxwell was going berserk against bowlers. The incident was at ICC 2015 World Cup.
Watch the clip here:
There’s a reason they call him Captain Cool 😎
— ICC (@ICC) July 7, 2021
The next thing highlighted in the video was the moment from the 2012 World Cup. In the clip, MS Dhoni decided to be at stumps after Like Wright hit Irfan Pathan for the boundary. Dhoni’s decision resulted in the LBW wicket of Luke Wright. What followed next shows Dhoni’s presence of mind and fitness.
MS Dhoni: the smartest Indian captain
MS Dhoni saved India from losing against Bangladesh. He took off his gloves and was ready to run and dismiss the Bangladeshi batsman. In the end, MSD achieved to hand over the victory to his team and amaze the opposition with his speed.
Meanwhile, the smartest decision taken list was topped by Dhoni’s decision of batting up the order in the ICC World Cup. He decided to promote himself ahead of Yuvraj Singh in the marquee ICC World Cup 2011 finals. This decision turned out to be exceptional and India was able to win the World Cup event under the leadership of Legendary wicketkeeper-batsman MSD and create history.