India’s young viketkeeper batsman KL Rahul, while giving an interview for the official website of the IPL, said that former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been his childhood hero. He said, “He is the biggest inspiration for players coming from a small town like me.”
Rahul said that Dhoni has done a lot for Indian cricket and it was a very emotional moment for him when Dhoni announced his retirement.
Rahul said, “Dhoni’s retirement was very sad for Indian and world cricket. We all want to be like Dhoni and have grown up watching him. He is a hero for me who came from a small town. . “
He said, “It is always said in our family that you have come from where it does not matter but you can go ahead and fulfill your dreams and play for your country and serve your country.” . “
Dhoni may have retired from international cricket but he will be seen captaining the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL. KL Rahul said in this topic, “I hope that Dhoni does not prove to be much of a threat to our team Kings XI Punjab in this IPL.
Rahul said, “I am aware that I will not have much words to speak in front of Dhoni. I will hug him and hope that he will spare our team Kings XI Punjab.”