From Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju to India’s double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar to actor Ranveer Singh, emotional tributes got here in for the enigmatic former skipper who introduced his retirement with an Instagram publish on Saturday.
Here is a compilation of their response, on social medial, to the sudden announcement by Dhoni:
Kiren Rijiju: Thank you for all of the fantastic recollections msdhoni. Your perception, confidence, braveness and arduous work will proceed to encourage generations.
Sushil Kumar: Every sportsman has to finish his journey in the future.. What you’ve got carried out for the nation will at all times stay in everybody’s coronary heart.. All one of the best for the long run brother
PR Sreejesh: You are actually and inspiration for me and thousands and thousands of individuals Mahi bhai. MAHI model of retirement. Happy retirement bhai #endofmahi #msd13 #msdhoni
Ranveer Singh: LOVE YOU MAHI BHAI THANK YOU FOR MAKING US SO PROUD.
Jasprit Bumrah: You’ve been a relentless supply of motivation & encouragement for younger gamers all over the place and you’ll proceed to be, at the same time as you embark on this new journey. Congratulations on an ideal profession, @ImRaina. All the perfect for all the things the long run holds.
Nitin Gadkari: Well Played! msdhoni You took India’s title to the head of world cricket together with your efficiency and management. Every Indian is happy with you. My finest needs in your subsequent innings.
Mohammad Kaif :Can’t think about anybody else sporting a Number 7 India jersey once more. Thank you for the unforgettable recollections #MSDhoni. See you in UAE.
Pankaj Advani: Cricket won’t ever be the identical with out you msdhoni Heartiest congratulations on an superior and tremendous profitable profession #MSDhoni #CaptionCool
Ashok Gehlot: #MSDhoni is one among our most interesting cricketers, who has been a most profitable captain of Indian cricket group. My finest needs to him as he broadcasts retirement from worldwide cricket.
Shashi Tharoor: So sorry to listen to that #msdhoni retired half an hour in the past. A real big of the sport, India’s most interesting wicketkeeper-batsman & a transformative captain, he left a stamp on Indian cricket that outlined an period. March on, Dhoniji. There can be different peaks to climb.
Rupinder Pal Singh: Will miss this smile within the blue jersey! Thank you #MSDhoni for all of the recollections. A frontrunner like no different.
Vicky Kaushal: What an innings! Thank You for all the things @mahi7781
Randeep Hooda: Nooooo !!! You’ve at all times recognized one of the best .. Thanks for the leisure #Dhoni #MSDhoni
Riteish Deshmukh: No retirement from our hearts #MSDhoni msdhoni
Rohit Roy: Heart damaged End of an period!! Thank you for making us proud… For making us assured… For ending it off with a swagger solely you’ve gotten!! I solely want you may have gone on eternally on the sphere! All one of the best my pal msdhoni #legend #grasp #dignified