This was not surely on everybody’s expectation list. Although Dhoni was 39-years-old, everyone hoped for his comeback in the Indian squad. This retirement has been very emotional for everyone, because people of this generation saw the start as well as the rise of MS Dhoni. Time and again, a host of players and his team mates have mentioned that Dhoni is not simply tagged as a captain. But a leader.
Although his elite fan base is requesting BCCI to demolish the No.7 Jersey as a gratitude to the great. Dhoni has handful of individual records on the international stage too, which stand till date. Having led the country to lift all major international trophies, Dhoni has also got India to Rank No.1 in ICC Test Rankings. It wasn’t just the players who bid the legend, a well-deserved farewell. But also, the brands like AMUL, KFC, who are known for their cartoonist creative on a trending topic.
Here’s how some of the top brands reacted to MSD’s retirement:
Amul- “O Mahi, O Rahi…tu kahin na ruka haar ke!”
Netflix- “Sunday mood: Watching time travel movies to find a way to go back and watch Dhoni and Raina play again.”
KFC- “Always came through when it was crunch time.”
Parle G- “We like our Chai hot and our “Captain Cool”. You ended this game in style – like always; and we bid you farewell.”
Star Sports- “To India’s #7 forever, thank you!”
Google India- “We try searching, but there isn’t anyone like you #msdhoni.”
Zomato- “We have got comfort food if anyone needs it”
Indigo- “To an incredible journey of our very own captain cool. Thank you for inspiring us to dream big and making cricket more than just a game for all of us. We wish you the best in your next innings. Share with us your best moments of MS Dhoni.”