Women’s ODI cricketer Jhulan Goswami’s story will now be portrayed in a movie to be directed by Susanta Das. Bollywood biopics have already been made of men cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
While actor Raai Laxmi is hitting headlines with her upcoming flick, Julie 2, here’s what she has to say about her earlier break-up with Mahendra Singh Dhoni. She says that she is also bugged by the fact that even though she has dated four other men post-Dhoni, people still ask her about Dhoni only.
People were quick to notice the uber cool MS Dhoni living up to his reputation after BCCI tweeted out pictures of the team relaxing at Chennai airport and once that, it seems #relaxationgoals were set.
MS Dhoni’s instructions to bowlers from behind the stumps are invaluable. India’s encounter with Australia on Sunday was a case in point. Keeper MS provided valuable inputs into wickets of David Warner and Glenn Maxwell.
As India secured a victory in the first match of the five-match series against Australia, Indian fans had more than one reason to celebrate. From MS Dhoni’s 100th half centuries to Virat Kohli’s 50th win as a skipper, Twitter is flooded with best wishes, along with many jokes.
The Virat Kohli-led Indian team took 1-0 lead in five-match ODI series against Australia after winning the first game by 26 runs (D/L Method). India restricted Australia to 137/9 in 21 overs while chasing 164 runs at MA Chidambaram Stadium.
India took 1-0 lead in the five-match series against Australia after beating the visitors by 26 runs (D/L Method) in Chennai in first ODI.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni completed his 100th international half-centuries, after scoring 79 runs in the first ODI against Australia at Chepauk on Sunday. He has played six ODIs in Chennai and scored 401 runs with a blistering average of 100.25 and strike rate being 101.
MS Dhoni and Hardik Pandya stitched a partnership of 118 runs for the sixth in the first ODI of the five-match series in Chennai after India were reduced to 87/5.
Jasprit Bumrah’s successful campaign in Sri Lanka has helped him ascend in the ODI rankings for bowlers and the right-hander has now climbed to 4th spot in the list.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni played his 300th ODI, in Colombo, for the fourth One-Day International against Sri Lanka. His fans on social media congratulated him, and even fellow cricketers — from Tendulkar to Mohammed Shami and Suresh Raina — expressed their delight online.
With the series in the bag, the men in blue will be looking to experiment with the team and give those warming benches a chance in the middle. This effectively means that the likes of Kuldeep Yadav, Manish Pandey, Ajinkya Rahane and Shardul Thakur might get a look in
MS Dhoni proved once again why he’s called Captain Cool. As crowds disrupted the recent ODI between India and Sri Lanka, halting play for about 15 minutes, Dhoni decided to sneak in a power nap mid-field, while everyone else stood around doing nothing.
MSK Prasad revealed that despite suffering from a severe back injury on the eve of a match against Pakistan at the Asia Cup, MS Dhoni went on to take the field against India’s arch-rivals the next day.
As India was eight runs away from a win, some late drama off-the field led to a stoppage of play for nearly half an hour. Bottles were thrown on the field by angry Sri Lankan fans, who were seemingly incensed seeing yet another the lackluster performance by the home team.