‘You’ll Always Be Our Captain’: Kohli & Others Congratulate Dhoni

The former captain joins Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, and Yuvraj Singh in the 300-ODI club.

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It’s a special day indeed for Indian cricket, as former captain MS Dhoni joins Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Mohammad Azharuddin, Sourav Ganguly, and Yuvraj Singh in the 300-ODI club.

While Tendular played 463 ODIs and Dravid played 344 matches, Azharuddin, Ganguly, and Yuvraj played in 334, 311, and 304 ODIs, respectively.

Dhoni has scored 9,608 runs in 299 ODIs. The wicketkeeper has taken 278 catches and effected 99 stumpings in his career so far.

MS Dhoni was presented a memento before the start of the fourth ODI between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo on Thursday.

Before presenting the memento, India’s captain Virat Kohli said:

90 per cent of us started our career under you. It’s an honour to present this memento to you. You will always remain our captain.
Virat Kohli

Sachin Tendulkar, Suresh Raina, and other celebrities from the cricket world also congratulated Dhoni for achieving yet another milestone.

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