Dhoni retires: Pakistan's Shoaib Akhtar showers praise on former India captain, promises video tribute

Pakistan former pacer Shoaib Akhtar (right)  has been an ardent admirer of India's MS Dhoni although they were one of the most fierce competitors on the field. AFP file
Pakistan former pacer Shoaib Akhtar (right) has been an ardent admirer of India's MS Dhoni although they were one of the most fierce competitors on the field. AFP file

Dubai - Shoaib Akhtar has never shied from his admiration for the former India skipper



By KT Report

Published: Sat 15 Aug 2020, 8:43 PM

Last updated: Sat 15 Aug 2020, 10:48 PM

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar joined the chorus of cricketers across the globe to wish former Indian captain MS Dhoni, who announced his retirement from international cricket on Saturday.

Soon after MS Dhoni announced his retirement on Instagram, Shoaib Akhatar, the former Pakistan pacer took to Twitter to wish Dhoni. Shoaib Akhtar, who has never shied from his admiration for the former India skipper, called MS Dhoni a legend of the game and even added that that the story of cricket will never be complete without him.
"Mahendra Singh Dhoni retires from international cricket. The story of cricket will never be complete without him. Video tribute coming up shortly. What a legend! #DhoniRetires #mahendrasinghdhoni," Shoaib Akhtar said in his tweet.
Akhtar also mentioned in his tweet that he would post a video tribute for MS Dhoni soon.
 


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