Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli have contributed significantly towards the success of Indian cricket. They are two of the strongest uprights of the current Indian cricket team. In ODIs and T20s, MS Dhoni is still helping captain Kohli to call the shots. On the field, Indian team operates on the mutual decision of the two and in simple words, Kohli’s aggressiveness is driven by Dhoni’s maturity.
Here are some photos which prove that they are a match made in heaven.
Virat Kohli once said: “I take a lot of advice from MS Dhoni, even I follow my instincts most of the time, but even today, I was speaking to him.”
Kohli has admitted many times that MS has been helping a lot on the front.
Some Of The MS Dhoni-Virat Kohli Memorable Partnerships In Limited Overs Matches
In 2010, the final league match of the tri-series involving hosts Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and India, Kohli remained not out on 102, while Dhoni made 32 runs in a partnership of 68 runs that took India to an easy win.
In the semi-final of the World T20 2016, Kohli and Dhoni added an unbeaten 67 runs, to take India home. Kohli smashed 82* off 51 balls with 9 fours and 2 sixes.
In 2016, Dhoni and Kohli added 71 runs in the match against New Zealand.
In 2010, Dhoni and Kohli did a match-winning partnership of 152 runs. India won that match by 6 wickets to spare.
Highest Partnerships Between Dhoni And Kohli
Even, when questions were raised over Dhoni’s form, Kohli came in support of the captain and said: “He is striking the ball beautifully, you don’t need to tell him anything in terms of how to play a situation, how to build an innings.”
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