MS Dhoni Steps Down As Captain; Sushant Singh Rajput Tweets 'There's No One Like You'
Goodbye Captain Cool.
Image: Instagram/ Sushant Singh Rajput
As India's most love cricket captain MS Dhoni Stepped downed from his post on Wednesday night, tributes and farewell posts poured in on social media from all quarters. Politicians, cricketers and Bollywood celebrities wrote tributes for captain cool as soon as the news broke. Sushant Singh Rajput, who played Dhoni on screen in Neeraj Pandey's biopic on the cricketer, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, wrote a heartfelt tribute to Mahi, stating that there is no one like him.
Rajput won critical acclaim for his accurate performance in the film. Anupam Kher, who played Rajput's father in the film also tweeted:
Other Bollywood celebrities also tweeted tributes for the former captain.
What a captain you've been @msdhoni! Will always remember you winning world cups almost single handedly.— Irrfan (@irrfank) January 4, 2017
Humaare saath raho @msdhoni jaane ki baat na karo!! But kudos to you for uniting a country like never before. You rock Mahi 🙏🏻 🇮🇳— ARMAAN MALIK (@ArmaanMalik22) January 4, 2017
MS Dhoni's wife, Sakshi sent him an encouraging tweet, post the announcement.
@msdhoni There are no mountains high enough to stop you from climbing.Proud of you !! ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤— Sakshi Singh 🇮🇳❤️ (@SaakshiSRawat) January 4, 2017
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