MS Dhoni is inarguably one of the best wicketkeepers to have played for the Indian cricket team. Possessing an average of over 50, he is known for his calm and composed nature on the field.
Dhoni is widely considered one of the best finishers in the history of limited-overs cricket.
However, despite being one of the fittest players in the team, age is catching up to him and a lot of critics are raising questions regarding his place in the team.
Here are a few reasons why the Indian cricket team still need MS Dhoni:
#1 Tactical genius
Known to have one of the best brains in world cricket, as a captain, the strategies implemented by Dhoni work more often than not for India and his IPL team. In regards to fielding and bowling changes, Dhoni has one of the best intuitions to make all the right decisions for the team. His analyses of the game is better than anyone in the cricketing world and has helped his teams in numerous difficult situations.
His experience and skill to make the right decisions at the right time, efficiently and effectively, is an exceptionally useful asset for the young and growing Indian cricket team in the near future as they travel overseas in 2018.