MS Dhoni appointed as mentor of Team India for T20 World Cup
The entire cricketing world knows what a wonderful captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is. His figures testify to this. He is the only captain to have all three ICC trophies – ODI World Cup, T20 World Cup, Champions Trophy. Apart from this, he has recently led Chennai Super Kings to the IPL title four times under his captaincy. Due to Dhoni’s ability to lead, he has been made the mentor of Team India for the T20 World Cup starting on Sunday. Virat Kohli, who captained Team India in the T20 World Cup to be played in the United Arab Emirates and Oman, is very happy about this. Kohli had said this in the captains’ press conference before the World Cup.
Kohli has said that Dhoni’s presence in the dressing room during the World Cup will boost the morale of the team’s players. Kohli said, “Dhoni makes a lot of difference when he is in the leadership role. I am very happy to have him with me in this environment. Very happy to have MS Dhoni as ‘mentor’ for T20 World Cup, his presence will boost morale.
they have vast experience
Dhoni was made the ‘mentor’ of India’s 15-member team in the T20 World Cup by the BCCI last month. Talking to the media ahead of the tournament, Kohli expressed happiness over Dhoni’s appointment. Kohli said in the media session organized by the ICC, “He has immense experience. He himself is quite thrilled. He has always been a mentor for all of us. The youth playing such a big tournament at the very beginning of their career will get a lot of benefit. His eye on intricate details and practical advice will help us improve the game by a percentage point or two. I am very happy with their arrival. His presence will boost both morale and confidence.