Deccan Chronicle – Mumbai: He doesn’t know if the cricketer in him is any different since fatherhood but Mahendra Singh Dhoni says daughter Ziva has certainly changed the person that he is, especially in his attempts to keep her on the “backfoot”.

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  • Mumbai: He doesn’t know if the cricketer in him is any different since fatherhood but Mahendra Singh Dhoni says daughter Ziva has certainly changed the person that he is, especially in his attempts to keep her on the “backfoot”.
  • “In my case the problem is when she (Ziva) was born I was not there (three years ago), most of the time I was playing cricket, so everything bad somehow is thrown at me (to deal with),” he added.
  • Ziva was constant during this IPL, accompanying Dhoni to a lot of matches and being a part of his post-game celebrations.
  • “I had a wonderful time with her (Ziva), she was there for the whole of IPL and one of her biggest requests used to be I have to go to the ground, that is lawn for her.
  • Speaking of his own routines, Dhoni revealed that he took to rowing exercises during the IPL.


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