The legendary wicket-keeper-batter MS Dhoni turned 41 today. Cricket fraternity poured wishes on social media. Dhoni’s IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings also posted a video, where all CSK sang and wished Happy Birthday to their ‘Mahi Bhai’.
CSK players including Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Shivam Dube, Devon Conway and more extended wishes to their captain in a unique way in a video posted by the franchise. CSK captioned the video, “Ringing in special wishes from all over the world! Together as a SuperFam!”
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) July 7, 2022
Earlier, MSD’s wife Sakshi Dhoni posted a video of Thala cutting his cake with friends and family in London. Indian wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant, who is touted as the successor of the legendary captain, was also present during the celebration in UK.
Meanwhile, Team India will take on England for the 1st T20I match at the Rose Bowl, Southampton. Indian opener Rohit Sharma is set to lead the side and the match will kick off at 10:30 pm IST on Thursday. Big names including Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, and Rishabh Pant will miss the 1st T20I and join the team from the 2nd T20I against England.
On the other hand, England are set to play under new captain Jos Buttler, who dominated the Indian Premier League as he managed to won the Orange Cap by scoring 863 runs in 17 matches.