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Former Indian Cricket Captain and ace cricketer, M S Dhoni has announced his retirement from all formats of international cricket.He made this announcement through a video on his Instagram account.He said that “Thanks. Thanks a lot for ur love and support throughout. From 1929 hrs consider me as Retired.

Dhoni ended his cricketing career as one of the best player of international cricket. It was he who got India won World Cup under his captain-ship. He got won three ICC trophies – 2007 T20 World Cup, 50-over World Cup 2011 and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy.

The last match he was during the semifinal of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup where India lost to New Zealand. Having announced his retirement from Test cricket in early 2015, Dhoni carried on playing ODI and T20 for the next five years, leading India into the semifinals of the 2015 World Cup and the 2016 World T20 in India.

Dhoni also led India to the top of the ICC Test rankings.Dhoni was also awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna (2007), the Padma Shri (2009) and the Padma Bhushan (2018).

He was also the ICC ODI player of the year in 2008 and 2009,becoming the first cricketer to win the award twice.

Hands down one of the most popular and loved cricketers across the country and the world, MS Dhoni leaves behind a glittering legacy.