The entire social media news feed is filled with posts that signify the presence of Dhoni and the value he adds to the squad. It’s his 38th birthday today and a lot of players and enthusiastic fans are celebrating this special day in style. The much-awaited cake cutting from the Indian dressing room has been out now.
In a video posted by the official handle of the Indian cricket team, the entire Indian squad was seen indulging in birthday celebrations. Dhoni and his daughter Ziva occupied the centre stage near the cake.
What made the occasion special is Dhoni cut the cake alongside his daughter and the entire room is full of smiles. Rohit Sharma who was standing behind was also spotted with his daughter Samaira. The members of the support staff were also spotted behind him.
The video is trending on a very rapid manner on social media and receiving a lot of comments and likes. Few players like Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul have posted pictures of the celebration on their social media handles.
Dhoni is now the senior-most member of the Indian side. He led the side over a period of a decade and this is his fourth World Cup appearance. The entire fanbase is backing Kohli & Co to win the cup in style and dedicate it to Dhoni who has contributed a lot to the Indian cricket.
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 7, 2019
The first semifinal will be played at Manchester between India and Kiwis this Tuesday. The group stage game between them was washed out due to rain. A cracker of a match awaits on Tuesday and it will be interesting to see who comes out on the top.