Special seat named after Dhoni in that famous Wankhede
The Jharkhand Chief Minister has demanded the BCCI to hold a farewell match in Dhoni’s birthplace Ranchi. There is also a demand that the ‘7’ jersey be kept for life. There are other demands. There is a demand to have a special seat after the name of Dhoni in the famous Wankhede.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has announced the sudden retirement of the cricket world. The announcement of the retirement of the living legend of Indian cricket exploded in an instant. Acknowledging Dhoni’s contribution to Indian cricket, various people are making various demands to keep his memory alive.
In the final of the 2011 World Cup, Dhoni brought India their second title after 26 years by hitting six in a helicopter shot at the famous Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The seat in the stadium where the ball of the six has fallen should be made a special seat in the name of Dhoni.
Ajinkya Naik, a member of the Mumbai Cricket Association’s (MCA) apex council, has written a letter to the association. “In recognition of Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s contribution to Indian cricket, a special seat should be given to Dhoni in the seat where he fell in those six stadiums during the 2011 World Cup final,” he said. Indian media say the MCA will discuss the issue at its next meeting.