Prime News, National and International Sport, Cricket, Ranchi (Jharkhand), October 22:- MS Dhoni attended the last day of the final Test between India and South Africa at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here today. The former Indian captain was accompanied spotted with debutant and home boy Shahbaz Nadeem in the Team India dressing room.
India won the series 3-0 after folding South Africa in just two overs on day 5 of the Test match and register an innings and 202-run victory and register their first-ever Test series win over the Proteas.
Dhoni finally appeared on day five of the game after speculations suggested that he will be in attendance on day one of the Test as his extended break from the game continues.
The 38-year-old wicket-keeper-batsman’s future has been a subject of significant speculation ever since he last played for India in the 2019 World Cup. He served with the Territorial Army in Jammu & Kashmir in August and made himself unavailable for the limited-overs series against West Indies and South Africa.
It has also been reported that Dhoni will continue to remain unavailable for the upcoming three-match home T20I series against Bangladesh.
Earlier, BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly said that he will have a meeting with selectors on October 24, which will provide him with clarity on Dhoni’s position. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)