Picture Credit: Twitter/BCCI

Picture Credit: Twitter/BCCI

Cricket is undoubtedly one of the most followed sports across the globe. With a huge fan base in almost each corner of the world, cricket is one sport that rules hearts and minds of many. Not only entertainment, but cricket is also known for some of the finest life lessons it gives. One of them has to be camaraderie, partnership or friendship. Over the years, there have been many cricketing pairs whose on-field partnership didn’t take long to get converted into off-field friendship and became #BestFriendGoals for the millions who preach them. 

In this article, we will have a look at the five best-friends duo in the arena of cricket that redefined the meaning of friendship for many. 

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1. Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni

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When it comes to defining friendship on the cricket field, the duo of Indian stalwarts, Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni top the list. The friendship that started off as cricket rivalry between the East Zone and Central Zone lads soon turned into one of the greatest bonds ever. 

Former Indian cricketers MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina shared the Indian as well as the Chennai Super Kings’ dressing room, and it was how the bond between them bloomed over time. The friendship soon turned into ‘brotherhood’ and not one or two, but there have been many incidents that proved that Suresh Raina is the best-best friend. The biggest of them is when Raina ‘joined brother, MS Dhoni on his retirement journey’ after the ex-Indian skipper announced retirement on August 15, 2020.