Talking at an occasion in Bengaluru on Thursday, the 42-year-old India legend revealed that his knee surgical procedure had been profitable and that he’s making regular progress with out problems. Medical professionals have assured him that he’ll expertise important enchancment by November. Dhoni is at present centered on a rehabilitation program to regain his health.
In the course of the occasion, when an interviewer started by mentioning Dhoni’s retirement from cricket, one other panellist shortly corrected, specifying that it was from worldwide cricket. Dhoni agreed with the correction, drawing applause from followers.
The interviewer began asking his query with: “Now that you’ve retired from cricket..”
To this the opposite panellist interrupted, saying: “From worldwide cricket…”. And Dhoni instantly agreed with the interruption and followers applauded it wholeheartedly.
Updating about his rehabilitation, Dhoni stated, “Knee has survived the operation, going by way of the rehab section. The physician instructed me you’d really feel a lot better by November. However no drawback in day-to-day routine.”
Along with discussing his bodily situation, Dhoni emphasised that his final aim was not solely to be remembered as a outstanding cricketer however as an excellent human being. He said, “You recognize, proper from the beginning, I used to be not into that folks ought to keep in mind me as an excellent cricketer. I all the time stated, you realize, I need to be remembered as an excellent human being. You recognize, and if you wish to be an excellent human being, it is a course of until you die.”
Dhoni had beforehand confirmed his intention to return to the IPL in 2024, placing an finish to speculations about his future following CSK’s fifth IPL championship. He expressed gratitude to CSK followers and the love he acquired from them, which serves as a particular motivation to proceed enjoying.
He had talked about earlier, “Circumstantially, it is the perfect time to announce retirement. The straightforward factor for me is to say thanks and retire. However the quantity of affection I’ve acquired from CSK followers, it will be a present for them to (see me) play yet one more season,” throughout an occasion on the Narendra Modi Stadium after CSK’s victory in opposition to the Gujarat Titans in Might.