New Delhi, Nov 28, News24 Bureau: Former Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has often been seen playing games other than cricket. Sometimes he can be spotted playing football, sometimes badminton and Kabaddi also. Dhoni is always enthusiastic about all sports. Before playing the next international match, Dhoni is taking full advantage of the break. The 37-year-old Dhoni was not selected in the T20 team on the tour of Australia. There has been no announcement of ODI team for Australia tour yet.
Although Dhoni has been excluded from the T20 team, his fans are hopeful that Dhoni will definitely play in the ICC World Cup in England next year. It is also said that it might be his farewell match.
But for now, Dhoni is busy playing tennis in his city Ranchi. Dhoni took part in the Doubles category tennis tournament on Wednesday. Dressed in black trousers and grey coloured full-tees, Dhoni, who paired up Sumit Kumar, defeated opponents in straight sets 6-1, 6-0 to make their place in the quarterfinals.
The tournament started on Monday and will run in various categories till November 30. There will be women and men's singles and under 16 categories.
Many pictures and videos of Mahendra Singh Dhoni are being viral on social media while playing tennis. This is not the first time when Dhoni has appeared on the field of any other sport than cricket.
(Image Source- PTI, Instagram)