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Cricket World pays tribute to MS Dhoni

The 39-year-old aka ‘Captain Cool’ announced his retirement on Instagram

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Cricket world pays tribute to the cricket great MS Dhoni who announced his retirement from international cricket a day ago. He captained India in all three formats of cricket. 

The 39-year-old made his decision public on Saturday via Instagram post, saying: “Thanks. Thanks a lot for your love and support throughout. From 1929 hrs today, consider me as retired.”

As captain, he won three ICC trophies. He led India to the inaugural Twenty20 World Cup title in 2007 and he repeated the feat at the 50-overs World Cup on home soil in 2011. In 2013, he lifted the ICC Champions Trophy in England.

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The wicketkeeper cum batsman made his last appearance for India in World Cup 2019 semifinal against New Zealand.

Following his retirement announcement #, MSDhoni became the number one trend worldwide on Twitter.

Messages and tributes for MS Dhoni have flooded Twitter timeline:

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