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Social Media Reacts: Dhoni, Rohit, Kohli Missing from IPL Captaincy!

Social Media Reacts: Dhoni, Rohit, Kohli Missing from IPL Captaincy!

On Thursday, the Chennai Super Kings announced that MS Dhoni had given over the team’s captaincy to Young player Ruturaj Gaikwad. The decision marked the end of an unparalleled period of MS Dhoni’s sustained success in which CSK established themselves as the most competitive team in practically every season of the IPL. They reached the final of the IPL’s debut season in 2008, losing to the Rajasthan Royals, before winning their first title in 2010. (BCCI)

As Dhoni steps down as captain, a golden era comes to an end in which no Indian superstar will lead an IPL club in the blockbuster 17th season, which begins on Friday with a match between CSK and Royal Challengers Bengaluru.

The Mumbai Indians also changed their leadership before the season they went with Hardik Pandya in replacement of Rohit Sharma, raising anxiety among fans and by which Hardik Pandy faced a lot of trolls.

Last November, Pandya returned to his former team Mumbai Indians in all cash deal with Gujarat Titans, Where under the captaincy of Pandya in 2022 GT was Champions and in 2023 Runners-up.

The former captains Rohit and Dhoni were the most successful captains in IPL with 5 trophies each.

Virat Kohli, who handed over his captaincy duties of Royal Challenger Bengaluru in 2021.  Which is further handled by Faf du Plessis.

The absence of legendary Indian players heading IPL teams in 2024 has caused a lot of emotions on social media, especially Dhoni’s decision to end his long captaincy career for CSK.

The absence of these three renowned cricketers as captains represents a huge change in the IPL’s dynamics. Dhoni, fondly  “Captain Cool,” has been associated with CSK’s success since the league’s beginning. His calm temperament and leadership have led the team to 5 victories, maintaining CSK’s place as one of the most successful IPL franchises in history besides MI. With Dhoni’s departure as Captain, fans are wondering about the team’s future and who will fill the absence of the Iconic skipper MS Dhoni. 

As news of the change in captaincy spreads emotions across social Platforms, supporters are expressing a wide range of emotions. Some are heartbroken by the departure of their favorite captains, while others are interested in the new leadership dynamics that will emerge in the upcoming IPL season.

Fans’ emotions regarding not watching their favorite captains coming for a toss. while others are excited about the new leadership dynamics changes led by young captains in the upcoming IPL Season. 

Fans are anxiously awaiting the start of the tournament to see how these changes will affect the path of IPL history. As the excitement grows, one thing is certain: the IPL remains one of the most fascinating spectacles in cricket, and the most blockbuster 2 months in cricket.
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