Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni), one of the vital profitable captains in Indian cricket historical past, is thought for his calm nature. Dhoni, who has received three ICC Trophies, has been named Captain Cool for his capacity to be restrained below strain however there have been many events on the cricket area when Captain Cool has misplaced his cool.
Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav recalled one such anecdote. Yadav advised throughout a video interview with well-known anchor and commentator Jatin Sapru that in the course of the T20 match in opposition to Sri Lanka in December 2017, Dhoni scolded Kuldeep on the bottom for not listening to him.
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During the second T20 match performed in Indore on Sri Lanka's tour of India within the 2017-18 season, Kuldeep was fiercely overwhelmed in opposition to Kusal Perera. <! –
In the 13th over of the Sri Lankan innings, Perera hit a 4 off Kuldeep's second ball in direction of the backward level. After which Dhoni requested Kuldeep to vary Dhoni in fielding.
But Kuldeep didn’t hearken to Dhoni and on the following ball, Perera scored a six by making use of a slog sweep. Before the ball, Dhoni was shouting 'far-off' from the again of the wicket, in actual fact he was asking Kuldeep to not get a full size ball however his recommendation was additionally unprecedented.
After a six, Dhoni got here to Kuldeep. Kuldeep advised that Dhoni advised him 'I’m loopy, I’ve performed 300 ODIs, which I’m explaining right here'. After which Kuldeep bought nervous.
However, in his subsequent over, Kuldeep took not one or two however three wickets, together with the wicket of Kusal Perera. After shedding three wickets in a single over, the Sri Lankan workforce faltered and in response to a goal of 261, the visiting workforce collapsed on 172 runs.
After successful the match, Kuldeep sat close to Dhoni within the bus and requested him 'Mahi bhai do you ever get offended?' In response, Dhoni stated, 'No, I’ve been offended for 20 years. Now I’ve expertise, so I believe I ought to communicate. And when nobody listens, I scold, you haven’t seen my anger but, son '.
Kuldeep advised that Dhoni additionally advised him that he used to get very offended when he performed a Ranji match however he managed it. The former captain stated that whereas enjoying for Team India, he bought offended throughout many matches however he by no means let it’s recognized.