NEW DELHI: Legendary wicketkeeper-batter and former India skipper MS Dhoni emphasised {that a} captain earns respect by how they “stroll and speak” in moments of defeat.
The 42-year-old Dhoni is likely one of the most adorned captains in cricket historical past and the primary to win all ICC white-ball trophies: the ICC T20 World Cup (2007), ICC Cricket World Cup (2011), and ICC Champions Trophy (2013).
Dhoni has additionally led Chennai Tremendous Kings to 5 IPL titles and two Champions League T20 (CLT20) titles.

“You lead by instance via ups and downs as a result of when you find yourself profitable it’s extremely simple to say that is what we do however when occasions are powerful is the real-time and it’s a must to stroll that speak – in these moments if you’re nonetheless the identical, that point you earn the respect,” MS Dhoni mentioned in a video posted by Dubai Eye 103.8 YouTube channel.

All through the season, Dhoni has amassed 161 runs in 11 innings of 14 matches at a strike fee of 220.54 and a median of 53.67.

“The necessary factor is that you should earn the respect of the folks you might be main. You can not command or demand respect, it needs to be earned. I’ll have a place within the establishment and it must be revered. However I as a person, sitting on that chair, have to earn that respect. I can not be saying you should respect me as a result of I am sitting on this chair,” he added.
CSK’s probabilities of making the playoffs had been dashed on Saturday after their loss to Royal Challengers Bengaluru within the Indian Premier League match. Through the sport, Dhoni batted for about 4 overs, amassing 25 runs at a strike fee of 192.31.
After CSK endured the heartbreaking loss, all eyes and cameras had been centered on Dhoni, eagerly ready for him to drop a touch about his future. Nevertheless, the veteran wicketkeeper remained tight-lipped, leaving followers anticipating his subsequent transfer.
With 5 IPL titles, Dhoni and former Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma are tied for probably the most profitable captaincy data in league historical past.
Dhoni handed the captaincy baton to Ruturaj Gaikwad earlier than the IPL 2024 season.


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