Legendary wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni may never play for India again
Legendary wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni might by no means play for India once more (Picture: Getty)

believes MS Dhoni’s international career is over after the India legend didn’t obtain a central contract from the game’s governing physique.

Dhoni beforehand held a Grade A contract – the very best tier obtainable to gamers – however was snubbed as the brand new central contracts have been awarded on Thursday.

The announcement has fuelled hypothesis that Dhoni, who captained India to victory in three main international tournaments, won’t ever play for his nation once more and retire from international .

Harbhajan Singh believes Dhoni's international career could be over
Harbhajan Singh believes Dhoni’s international career could possibly be over (Picture: Getty)

Legendary spinner Harbhajan admits this is a chance, telling PTI: ‘I don’t suppose he is going to play for India once more as he had determined that he will play [only] till the [2019] World Cup.

‘He have to be making ready for the Indian Premier League. I’m absolutely assured that Dhoni may have a terrific IPL for Chennai Super Kings.



‘But having said that I don’t suppose he will play for India once more even when he has a terrific IPL.’

Dhoni has made more than 500 appearances for India
Dhoni has made greater than 500 appearances for India (Picture: Getty)

Under Dhoni, India gained the World Twenty20 (2007), World Cup (2011) and Champions Trophy (2013).

He final performed for India throughout final summer season’s World Cup semi-final defeat to New Zealand. The Kiwis subsequently misplaced a unprecedented last in opposition to hosts England.

India coach Ravi Shastri has beforehand mentioned Dhoni may characteristic for India on the 2020 T20 World Cup, which might be held in Australia later this 12 months.