Do Not Retire Dhoni, the whole nation chants together after India lost the semi-final against New Zealand in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. As people saw MS Dhoni crying at Old Trafford, Manchester while India vs New Zealand, semi-final match came to an end, with India’s defeat, the fans started chanting Do Not Retire Dhoni. MS Dhoni in a semi-final match scored 50 runs off 72 balls, but unluckily got dismissed via run out by Martin Guptill.
In India vs New Zealand semi-final clash, India was outlined by New Zealand but brought back on the track after MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja turned the conditions into the nail-biting match. 25 needed off 10 balls, it was Mahendra Singh Dhoni on the strike, all the hopes were on Maahi, the stadium was chanting- Maahi, Maahi, Maahi. MS Dhoni caught on the slower ball on a length popped up off the glove towards short fine leg. Dhoni ran for single and turned back for double, but just short, he had to go back to the pavilion.
While he was returning back to the pavilion, MS Dhoni was crying and the whole stadium was quiet. After the match, there are several who are criticizing him along with the Yuvraj Singh’s father Yograj Singh. While there are some who are asking Mahendra Singh Dhoni to not to retire. Likewise, hashtags like #DoNotRetireDhoni #ForeverDhoni are making rounds on the Internet. No one wants the man who brought several ICC trophies, including two world cups, should take the retirement this way.