As Baahubali 2 continues its reign at the box-office becoming the biggest hit in Indian cinema with a whopping collection of over Rs1,000 crore, its popularity is hardly fading. While fans have declared Prabhas as the unbeatable king of box-office, they feel the same about Mahendra Singh Dhoni when it comes to cricket. Taking a cue from SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus, fans nicknamed MS Dhoni as Mahendra Baahubali. And if improvised posters were not enough, some paid tribute to ‘captain cool’ with a superb video.
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Yes, a fan merged clips of Dhoni with the background music of the trailer, and the result is amazing. Cricket and films have always been a hit combo and this is certainly one of them.
For weeks as Baahubali has been smashing all records, many fans have compared it to Dhoni’s magnificent innings in the ongoing IPL. Even in 2015, many memes comparing Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Mahendra Baahubali had ruled on social media.
The Three Baahubali’s of India.
Tell us which one is your fav.
TAG A FRIEND, WHO IS ONE OF THERE BAAHUBALI’S FAN. pic.twitter.com/mEShWVOZgV
— Bakchod Indian (@Bakchod_Indian_) May 9, 2017
— vamsi krishna Raj (@rajvamsi44) April 30, 2017
— Benzene 😜😜 (@yaminiathota001) May 12, 2017
— Sunderdeep Singh (@SSunderdeep) May 12, 2017
The Name Mahendra In Baahubali Too Remembers Me Of Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Just MSDians Things It Is Love You MSDhoni pic.twitter.com/yIXqIgocRk
— Bhushan Khiladi (@Bhushanadhau1) May 2, 2017
Chanting dhoni’s name when Smith is captain of RPS
Is similar to chanting baahubali’s name in palvaladeva’s coronation
— raj kumar m (@rajk3510) April 29, 2017
— Cricket Trolls (@MycricketTrolls) May 10, 2017
Mahendra Baahubali was a hit even in 2015
— R J V (@rajivaluri) October 14, 2015