Mahender Singh Dhoni, former captain of the Indian cricket team, announced his retirement from international cricket on August 15. Although Dhoni will continue to play in IPL 2020. On the other hand, the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) has got a proposal to name a seat in the Wankhede Stadium after Mahendra Singh Dhoni where Captain Cool had a six in the 2011 World Cup Final.
Dhoni scored a six in the final of the 2011 ODI World Cup against Sri Lanka with the ball of Pesar Nuwan Kulasekra (India) for the second time after 28 years.
According to The Indian Express, ‘Ajinkya Naik, a member of MCA Apex Council, wrote a letter to MCA with the proposal on Monday. As a letter of gratitude and tributes to former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni), the letter reads, MCA can dedicate a permanent seat in his name at the Wankhede Stadium, where he won the famous World Cup Winning Six. Naik said that we will find the place where the ball was landed. We can decorate that seat with paint.
Dhoni is the only captain in the world to win all three ICC tournaments.
Dhoni is the only captain in the world who has won all the three major ICC tournaments T20 World Cup, ODI World Cup and ICC Champions Trophy under his leadership. At present, Dhoni is preparing to play in the IPL 2020. He is currently attending a conditioning camp for Chennai Super Kings.