Matthew Hayden says 'Dhoni is not just a player, he is an era of cricket'
Former CSK Player Matthew Hayden has praised Dhoni and sais that 'he is not just a player, he is an era of cricket.'
In an interview with Star Programme, Matthew, Former Australia Cricketed said "You know Dhoni, he is not just a player, he is an era of cricket. In many ways I think MS is like the captain of the gully cricket team, he is one of us, he will do anything."
About the tagline 'Captain Cool', Matthew said“You see how he warms up, he bowls his leg spinners, he catches, he asks players and people around the squad on how they are doing and he is so relaxed, I think we can all relate to him because we all have busy lives working around with friends and families and that’s a big commitment.”
“So, someone like that at the helm will make you feel calm, will make you feel relaxed and that’s why Thala Dhoni that word ‘Thala’, obviously meaning the leader of Chennai, but you, it’s almost like the leader of a nation,” he said.
Today there is a final match in the IPL Tournament between CSK and Mumbai Indians. However, CSK has defeated DC in the Semifinal and wants to repeat the same with the MI. Mumbai Indians also hoping to do the same as they defeated CSK thrice in this tournament. The match will begin at 7.30 pm at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.