Former Indian captain MS Dhoni is celebrating his 41st Birthday today, July 7 in the United Kingdom with his family. On Wednesday, he was seen enjoying tennis at the Wimbledon 2022 and cheering for his favorite stars. MS Dhoni was in attendance with his friends for the match. Among the star-studded crowd at the SW-19 was also another former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar.
MS Dhoni was seen posing for a picture with his friends during the Wimbledon game. The photo was shared by the Chennai Super Kings on their social media handle. Later Wimbledon’s official Twitter handle also shared the picture, captioning it as “An Indian icon watching on (Indian flag emoticon) #Wimbledon | @msdhoni”
An Indian icon watching on 🇮🇳#Wimbledon | @msdhoni pic.twitter.com/oZ0cNQtpXY
— Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 6, 2022
Meanwhile, Sunil Gavaskar is in the UK as a part of the commentary panel for India’s tour of England. He was spotted at the Wimbledon 2022, cheering for Indian superstar Sania Mirza, as per reports. Sania was in action on Wednesday in the mixed doubles semi-final along with her Croatian partner, Mate Pavic. The dup failed to reach the final after losing 6-4, 5-7, 4-6 against defending champions Neal Skupski and Desirae Krawczyk.
12.45 am in India and all eyes on screens. In the stands we have MS Dhoni and Sunil Gavaskar cheering for Indian star- Sania Mirza.#Wimbledon #Wimbledon2022 pic.twitter.com/ToS7oylrXQ
— KD-National Games 22 🎥📱 (@oyeekd) July 6, 2022
MS Dhoni celebrates his 41st Birthday
Wishes started pouring in for the former Indian skipper MS Dhoni on his 41st birthday. He celebrated the occasion with his family and friends in the United Kingdom. In 2020, Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket. However, he continues to play in the Indian Premier League.
The wicket-keeper batter last played a match in the Indian Premier League 2022 season. He led the Chennai Super Kings in the tournament, after taking over the captaincy duties from Ravindra Jadeja. In fourteen matches, he scored 232 runs at an average of 33.14 and a strike rate of 123.40. The Chennai Super Kings finished the season in the bottom two of the points table.
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