India Today – Highlights1Rohit is the only batsman to have scored three ODI double hundreds2Rohit was the stand-in captain for India in the ODI and T20I series against Sri Lanka3Rohit expressed his shock over people questioning Dhoni’s role in the teamMS Dhoni might have drawn some criticism from a few former cricketers over his performances in T20 cricket but the World Cup-winning captain has found plenty of support from his own team.

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  • Highlights1Rohit is the only batsman to have scored three ODI double hundreds2Rohit was the stand-in captain for India in the ODI and T20I series against Sri Lanka3Rohit expressed his shock over people questioning Dhoni’s role in the teamMS Dhoni might have drawn some criticism from a few former cricketers over his performances in T20 cricket but the World Cup-winning captain has found plenty of support from his own team.
  • Dhoni’s 37-ball 49 in India’s defeat to New Zealand in the second T20I drew sharp rebuke from former cricketers who felt it was time for India to look for an alternative to Dhoni in the shortest format.
  • He bats at No.
  • People need to look at the game situation before they talk,” Rohit said.Speaking to India Today, Shastri had also wondered why Dhoni was being criticised when he was still extremely fit.
  • “The fact that he does not play Test cricket, means he should be playing as much cricket as possible till the World Cup in 2019″Dhoni, who was in indifferent form over the last couple of years in ODIs, finished with 788 runs from 29 matches in 2017.


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