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Dhoni's captaincy era comes to an end, Kohli likely 2019 World Cup captain

Dhoni's biggest triumph was winning the World Cup in 2011

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Talismanic Mahendra Singh Dhoni stumped every cricket fan on Wednesday when he informed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) that he is stepping down as the skipper of India's One-Day International (ODI) and T20 International sides, ending a trophy-filled era. The 35-year-old had already retired from Test cricket in December 2014 but continued to lead the national team in the shorter formats of the game. Dhoni, who had led India to the International Cricket Council (ICC) World T20 title in 2007, to the World Cup victory in 2011 and lifted the Champions Trophy in ...

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First Published: Thu, January 05 2017. 10:00 IST
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