Australian spin legend Shane Warne on Saturday invited Mahendra Singh Dhoni to play for his facet London Spirit in The Hundred subsequent yr.
Dhoni referred to as time on his illustrious worldwide profession on Saturday after which Warne, whereas within the commentary field for Sky Sports activities throughout the ongoing second Check between England and Pakistan, puzzled if Dhoni could be enthusiastic about enjoying for the facet that he’s set to teach in The Hundred subsequent yr.
“I am simply questioning if I can get him right down to the London Spirit subsequent yr for The Hundred. Okay MS, if you want to proceed to play exterior of the IPL (Indian Premier League), would you want to come back and play for the London Spirit at Lord’s subsequent yr in The Hundred?” mentioned Warne.
Pakistan quick bowling nice Wasim Akram, who was commentating alongside Warne, then jokingly mentioned that Dhoni could be questioning if the workforce can afford him.
“Warney if I used to be MS Dhoni, I might be asking you the way a lot finances do you have got,” mentioned Wasim to which Warne replied: “I will discover the cash, MS.”
The Hundred is a cricket event that the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) had initially scheduled for the summer season of 2020. Nonetheless, it needed to be postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic and can now be performed in 2021. The event encompasses a new format of cricket and Warne is the pinnacle coach for the London Spirit males’s workforce who will play on the Lord’s as their dwelling floor.
Dhoni has introduced his retirement from worldwide cricket. Nonetheless, he has not retired from skilled cricket and is ready to guide the Chennai Tremendous Kings within the IPL this yr within the UAE. Therefore, beneath present circumstances, BCCI guidelines on Indian male cricketers enjoying in overseas leagues could not enable Dhoni to take part in ‘The Hundred’.
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