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‘Keeper is MS Dhoni, no one can touch his spot’: Kapil Dev names his ‘Kapil 11’ team

Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni are solely the 2 Indian captains in the mean time who’ve led India to World Cup victories. While India received the 1983 ODI World Cup underneath Kapil Dev after a miraculous win over two-time champions West Indies, MS Dhoni led India to the T20I World Cup win in 2007 and adopted it up with the 2011 ODI World Cup win as effectively.

There is typically a saying that ‘great recognises great’ – and Kapil Dev really recognises the expertise and the aura of MS Dhoni. In a current interplay with Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia on her ‘No Filter Neha’ Saavn unique podcast, Kapil Dev named Dhoni because the participant whose spot no one can take whereas selecting his ‘Kapil XI team’.

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On being requested to call his team of XI gamers, Kapil Dev stated: “There’s a test match is different, there’s a one day cricket is different. ODI…if I have to pick, I would say definitely Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Virat Kohli, will be there, Rahul Dravid will be there, Yuvraj will be there.


“Wicket Keeper is only Dhoni. Nobody can touch his spot,” the previous India captain added.

“You have Zaheer Khan, you have Sreenath. Recently Bhumrah, I can say. He’s done extremely well. Anil Kumble, all-time great spinner, and Harbhajan. These are the cricketers who come to my mind very much there,” he additional stated.

Meanwhile, MS Dhoni introduced in CSK’s final IPL sport this season that he would make a return within the Indian Premier League subsequent yr because it is barely 5 months away. Fans will probably be desirous to catch a glimpse of Dhoni in yellow.


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