Leeds: India’s wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni once again played a slow-paced innings of 42 runs from 66 balls, but his masterclass behind the wickets was still evident.
During the second ODI against England here on Tuesday, Dhoni was quick to remove the bails as James Vince, attempting for a second run, narrowly fell short of safety.
Here is how Twitterati responded:
He is great player— Syed Wakil Ahmed (@SyedWakilAhmed1) July 18, 2018
India to loose odi series 2-1— Smaran Puri (@smaran_puri) July 17, 2018
After southafrica this was not expected
England completed a 2-1 series win after their dominant eight-wicket victory against Virat Kohli’s men here on Tuesday.
While Dhoni went past 10,000 ODI runs during the second match in Lord’s, he was heavily criticised for his 59-ball 37.
This was Kohli’s first bilateral ODI series loss as captain, and India’s first since 2016.
The teams now head for a two-week break, before facing off again for the first of the five Tests on August 1....