India Today – India – Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has praised MS Dhoni for his match finishing ability and termed the Indian wicketkeeper-batsman as th world’s best finisher in one day internationals.

Summary

  • Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has praised MS Dhoni for his match finishing ability and termed the Indian wicketkeeper-batsman as th world’s best finisher in one day internationals.
  • Dhoni hit fifties in all three matches and played an important role in India’s first-ever series victory in the ODIs in Australia.
  • Drawing a comparison with Michael Bevan, who is considered to be one of the greatest finishers of the game, Chappell said Dhoni has surpassed the former Australian number six.
  • Of late, Dhoni has often been criticised for his slow innings but the former India skipper silenced the doubters when he unleashed a massive six at Adelaide to seal the second ODI.
  • KOHLI COULD BE BRADMAN OF ODIsRegarding the ‘best ODI batsman’ debate, Chappell feels Virat Kohli will surpass legends like Viv Richards, Sachin Tendulkar and AB de Villiers and end his career as the ‘Sir Donald Bradman of ODI batsmen’.


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