He additionally positioned Dhoni amongst his prime 5 Indian gamers of all-time.
The 2020 version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is ready to mark the return of MS Dhoni, who hasn’t performed aggressive cricket for the reason that 2019 World Cup semi-final in opposition to New Zealand. Nonetheless, barring some sudden occurring, he will likely be seen in Chennai Tremendous Kings’ (CSK) opening match in opposition to Mumbai Indians (MI) within the IPL 2020 opener on Saturday, September 19.
Now that he has retired from worldwide cricket, followers could be desirous to get a glimpse of their favorite son. Through the years, he has conjured praises from many and the most recent to hitch the bandwagon is Dean Jones, the previous Australian cricketer.
Jones, lauding Dhoni, stated that the 39-year-old treads the ‘conservative’ path and waits for the opponents to make a mistake. He additionally positioned Dhoni amongst his prime 5 Indian gamers of all-time. Jones put forth his opinions on Star Sports activities’ present Cricket Linked.
Folks will at all times bear in mind what MS Dhoni has accomplished, says Jones
“MS Dhoni is captain cool. He doesn’t sweat however he hasn’t performed cricket for 14 months. He has had a camp again in Chennai. He’s educating a number of the younger guys again in quarantine some self-discipline as a result of there may be numerous self-discipline in his recreation,” Jones informed.
“And as a captain, he’s fairly conservative in his ways. However he waits so that you can make a mistake after which the cobra goes for the squeeze. Folks will at all times bear in mind what he has accomplished. He will likely be in my prime 5 Indian gamers of all time,” he said.
Within the meantime, former Aussie paceman Brett Lee additionally talked in regards to the distinction in Dhoni and Rohit Sharma’s management types.
“What I’ll say is that somebody like a Rohit Sharma has received good stats. I’m simply going to say that they’re each super captains however completely different captains. So, you bought one captain that’s tremendous laid again whereas the opposite captain is aggressive in the way in which he units the sector. However they each get the job accomplished,” Jones added.
Rohit and Dhoni are the 2 most profitable captains within the IPL. Whilst Rohit as 4 IPL titles to his identify, MSD has taken CSK to the playoffs each time, successful the championship thrice.