The movie fraternity has thanked cricketer MS Dhoni for his contributions to the sport. Dhoni introduced his retirement from worldwide cricket on August 15. While filmmaker Hansal Mehta joked that he, too, will retire from cricket now, Anupam Kher wrote a note for Dhoni, during which he known as himself his “filmy father.”
Anupam, who had performed the function of Dhoni’s father in the biopic titled MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, shared an image with the cricketer and his actual father, together with a note. He wrote in Hindi, “My dear @msdhoni! The real flight of life is still left, Many more tests of life are left, We have only measured a handful of land, The whole sky is yet to be explored !!! We may miss you in the playground, but you will always rule our hearts. Live long. Your filmy father.”
He additionally wrote a message for cricketer Suresh Raina, who introduced his retirement moments after Dhoni. He wrote, “Dearest @ImRaina !! You have played your role on and off the cricket fields like a true gentleman. It literally takes b**ls to retire on the same day as @msdhoni. But that is how you have played the game too. Quietly, strongly and with total confidence!! Jai Ho to you.”
मेरे प्यारे @msdhoni!
ज़िंदगी की असली उड़ान अभी बाक़ी है,
ज़िंदगी के कई इम्तिहान अभी बाक़ी है,
अभी तो नापी है मुट्ठी भर ज़मी हमने,
अभी तो सारा आसमान बाक़ी है!!!
हम भले ही आपको खेल के मैदान में मिस करें! लेकिन हमारे दिलों पर आप हमेशा राज करेंगे।जीते रहो।
आपका फ़िल्मी पिता।😍 pic.twitter.com/qdkn1lT0KJ
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) August 15, 2020
Dearest @ImRaina !! You have performed your function on and off the cricket fields like a real gentleman. It actually takes balls to retire on the identical day as @msdhoni. But that’s how you might have performed the recreation too. Quietly, strongly and with complete confidence!! Jai Ho to you!🙏😍 pic.twitter.com/jZzvDJ2h04
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) August 16, 2020
Farhan Akhtar wrote, “To not see @msdhoni in the India squad is going to take some getting used to. Thank you Mahi, for the years of cricket glory, great captaincy and nail biting finishes. Best of luck for all that awaits.”
To not see @msdhoni in the India squad goes to take some getting used to. Thank you Mahi, for the years of cricket glory, nice captaincy and nail biting finishes. Best of luck for all that awaits. 👊🏼🇮🇳🏆
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) August 16, 2020
Calling him a genius, filmmaker Shekhar Kapur wrote on Twitter, “Not once, never, can i remember our hearts not pounding, our excitement levels not rising when Dhoni came out to bat. A true game changer. You made cricket seem simple, almost casual, yet exhilarating. Unexpected. If that’s not genius, I don’t know what is #Dhoni #DhoniRetires.”
Not as soon as, by no means, am i able to keep in mind our hearts not pounding, our pleasure ranges not rising when Dhoni got here out to bat. A real recreation changer.
You made cricket appear easy, virtually informal, but exhilarating. Unexpected. If that’s not genius, I don’t know what’s #Dhoni #DhoniRetires
— Shekhar Kapur (@shekharkapur) August 15, 2020
Abhishek Bachchan known as his retirement the finish of an period. He tweeted, “End of an Era. Thank you @msdhoni for all the memories! All the best for your next innings. You filled a nation with belief and pride. One of the greatest of all time.”
End of an Era. Thank you @msdhoni for all the reminiscences! All the finest in your subsequent innings. You crammed a nation with perception and delight. One of the biggest of all time. 🙏🏽
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) August 15, 2020
Neha Dhupia shared a fan-made image of Dhoni on Twitter and wrote, “The coolest captain … the warmest goodbye… #mainpaldopalkashayarhoon you ll be missed @msdhoni .”
— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) August 15, 2020
Hansal Mehta indicated that he received’t be watching cricket anymore as he tweeted, “I’m retiring from cricket too. #MSDhoni.”
I’m retiring from cricket too. #MSDhoni.
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) August 15, 2020
Sonu Sood shared an image with Dhoni and wrote, “Legends do not retire..It is the beginning of new innings.”
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) August 16, 2020
Thanking Dhoni, actor-politician Kamal Haasan tweeted, “Dear @msdhoni Thank you for demonstrating how self-belief can help achieve in sports and life. Rising from a small town to being the hero of the nation, your calculated risks and calm demeanour will be missed by Team India. Glad that your love story with Chennai continues.”
Dear @msdhoni Thank you for demonstrating how self-belief can assist obtain in sports activities and life. Rising from a small city to being the hero of the nation, your calculated dangers and calm manner might be missed by Team India. Glad that your love story with Chennai continues.
— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) August 16, 2020
Cricket is just not gonna be the identical with out you expensive @msdhoni , thanks for making the Indian cricket staff what it is underneath your management. The biggest cricket thoughts and unarguably the biggest captain and finisher. India will miss you. All the finest for all times forward. Thank you.
— arjun rampal (@rampalarjun) August 16, 2020
Arjun Rampal known as Dhoni the ‘greatest captain’ and tweeted, “Cricket is not gonna be the same without you dear @msdhoni, thank you for making the Indian cricket team what it is under your leadership. The greatest cricket mind and unarguably the greatest captain and finisher. India will miss you. All the best for life ahead. Thank you.”
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