Mahendra Singh Dhoni, one of the greatest captains of India who took the Indian team to new heights. He led India to T20 World Cup, World Cup and Champions Trophy. At the same time, he also played an important role in identifying new talent for the Indian team.
Many players climbed the ladder of success under the leadership of MS Dhoni. One of them is Hardik Pandya, the captain of the winning team of 2022 IPL. During a recent interview in Hardik Pandya, he told how Mahi got success in his career because of him.
Hardik Pandya told that when he made his debut in 2016, that year he got the opportunity to play with many legendary players. He said, “I had conceded 21 runs in the very first over of my career and I thought this would be the last over of my career. But I am fortunate to have played under Mahi bhai.”
Hardik Pandya further said that how Mahendra Singh Dhoni had told Hardik Pandya in the third match of his career that he would play the World Cup for India and Dhoni Bhai helped him in making his dream come true.
Hardik Pandya said that “Dhoni Bhai had told me in his third match itself that I would play the World Cup for India. I had not even batted in the three matches I played till now but Dhoni bhai assured me that I have proved myself. It was like a dream come true for me.”