MS Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket today. However he will play Indian Premiere league. His official Instagram read ” Thanks a lot for your love and support throughout. From 1929 hrs consider me as retired.” He took social media to announce his retirement on India’s 74th Independence Day.
Today he ended his 16 year-long international careers. He won major International Cricket Council(ICC) trophies, including the 2011 world cup under his captaincy. He also led India to the 2015 world-cup semifinal. Then he steps down from captaincy. Virat Kohli succeeded him as a captain.
Dhoni had retired from Test cricket in 2014 in the middle of a Test series against Australia.