MS dhoni Steps down as captain of limited overs cricket team. As we know he retired from test cricket in 2014 December. BCCI told that still he will be in selections for the England cricket tournament as a wicket keeper and batsman.
The Selection committee is going to meet on 6th Jan to select the captain and to announce it officially as its also well-known thing that successor will be Virat Kholi as he is also the present captain of Indian test cricket team.
“On the behalf of every Indian cricket fan and the BCCI, I would like to thank MS Dhoni for his outstanding contribution as the captain of the Indian team across all formats,” BCCI chief executive Rahul Johri said. “Under his leadership, Indian team has touched new heights and his achievements will remain etched forever in the annals of Indian cricket.”
He was India’s most successful captain, with his captaincy India has won 2007 World T20 in South Africa, the 2011 World Cup in India, and the 2013 Champions Trophy in England. Dhoni is the Indian cricket team captain for 199 ODIs, of which he won 110 and lost 74. He was captain in 72 T20Is, of which India won 41 and lost 28. Dhoni made 6633 ODI runs as captain at an average of 54 and a strike rate of 86. As captain in T20Is, Dhoni scored 1112 runs at a strike rate of 122.60.