By Bhawna Rawat, Updated : Aug 17, 2020 11:21 IST
M.S Dhoni Retires from International Cricket: BCCI's tribute to the golden journey on retirement

Former India captain M.S Dhoni retires from International Cricket. 

BCCI remembers Dhoni’s golden journey, on retirement. 

He will continue to play in IPL 2020 in UAE, for CSK. 

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the two-time World Cup winner, on Saturday said goodbye to international cricket and put an end to the speculation about his retirement from past one year. However, he will play in the Indian Premier League which is being held in the UAE from 19 September. 

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The team is currently practicing in Chennai & then team will soon leave for the UAE. On this decision of Dhoni, BCCI gave a statement detailing the historical achievements of his career and said that it will be difficult to repeat this magnificent legacy. BCCI also ran a series of Dhoni's achievements on their Twitter account.  

Talking about Dhoni's career, he scored 10773 runs at an average of more than 50, despite batting between number five and seven in ODI cricket. In Test cricket, he scored 4876 runs at an average of 38.09 and gave India more than 27 wins. India won the 2007 T20 World Cup under Dhoni's captaincy. This was the beginning of a new era of Indian cricket where teams not only play finals, but also win. 

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