A sport that former Indian skipper MS Dhoni loves except for cricket is football. In fact, he started his career at school as a goalkeeper and later became a cricketer. The Ranchi-born superstar is now enjoying his life after retiring from the international game, exploring all of his interests, including football, during his free time.
Recently, Dhoni took part in a friendly football match in Mumbai and he was seen playing with no one less than the Bollywood actor. Ranveer Singh. Both Ranveer and Dhoni enjoyed the match and shared quite colorful moments.
During the match, Ranveer was spotted Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain on several occasions.
The Bollywood heartbreaker also shared a tribute to the veteran bumper on his Instagram story. Ranveer, who is himself an admirer of MSD, shared a photo of himself sitting next to Dhoni holding his feet. Ranveer made a sincere caption showing his love for the 39-year-old veteran stumper.
“Bade bhai ke charnon mai hamesha,” Ranveer wrote while sharing the photo of himself and Dhoni.
Dhoni will participate in CSK again in the second phase of the match Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Die India Cricket Management Board (BCCI) confirmed this the remaining matches of IPL 2021 resume from 19 September in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The top Indian board also revealed that as many as 31 matches would be played over the course of 27 days. Reigning champions Indians of Mumbai (MI) under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma will face Dhoni’s CSK in the opening match of the second phase. The final of IPL 2021 will take place on October 15 in Dubai.