Indian cricket team’s experienced player Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been excluded from the T20 national squad for the West Indies and Australia series, but Steven Fleming, who is coach in IPL team Chennai SuperKing, believes that 2019 In the World Cup, Dhoni can prove to be crucial to India and he should be included in the team.
While supporting former Indian captain Dhoni, Fleming said that there are several reasons for the Indian team management to include Dhoni in the World Cup team. He said, praising Dhoni, “I think there are many reasons for India to include Dhoni in the World Cup team. Dhoni’s strength and talent is awesome and he is always ready to play on the big stage. Former New Zealand captain said, “I have seen Dhoni in the last IPL season and his batting is still the same as before.” They should have confidence and play as they play in ODIs. He always performs best in international tournaments.
In the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the selection committee, headed by MSK Prasad, had given Dhoni comfort in the domestic Windies series and the tour of Australia. Prasad had said that management is now looking for another wicketkeeper. India and Australia were drawing the T20 Series 1-1 but it would be necessary to see whether Dhoni is selected in the team for the upcoming ODI series.