BCCI ready to host Fairwell match for Dhoni. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is set to organize a farewell match for former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Who recently retired from international cricket. A BCCI official said that the board will talk to Dhoni in this matter during the upcoming IPL. And then decide the future schedule accordingly.The official said, ‘There is no international series at the moment. Maybe after the IPL we will see what can be done. Because Dhoni has done a lot for the country and he deserves this honor. We always wanted a Farewell match for him, but Dhoni is a different player. When he announced his retirement, no one had thought about it.
BCCI ready to host Fairwell match for Dhoni
Asked if Dhoni has said anything about it so far, the official said, no, but definitely we will talk to him during the IPL and this would be the right place to get his opinion about the match or series. . Well, there will be a proper ceremony for them whether they agree or not. It will be an honor for us to honor them.
Former cricketer Madan Lal has also supported organizing a Farewell match for Dhoni. Madan Lal said, ‘I would be really happy if BCCI organizes the match for Dhoni. He is a great player and you cannot let him go like that. His fans would like to see him in action again.Madan Lal said, ‘The IPL is happening in the UAE and everyone will stick to their screen to watch them play. But the board can also host a series in India, so that people can watch them live at the stadium (obviously after the epidemic is over).
The 39-year-old Dhoni played 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20 Internationals after making his debut in international cricket in 2004.
Under Dhoni’s captaincy, India won the first T20 World Cup in 2007. After this, they won the 50 over World Cup in 2011 and the Champions Trophy in 2013. India also won the 2010 and 2016 Asia Cup under Dhoni’s captaincy.