There is speculation about the retirement of Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. It is being said that Dhoni may also announce his retirement from IPL. However, these speculations can be put to rest for the time being because Dhoni has taken a big decision regarding his health. Actually, reports have revealed that Mahendra Singh Dhoni has decided to undergo his knee surgery in London. According to IANS news, Dhoni will take any decision about his retirement only after the surgery in London.

Mahi was seen struggling with injury in IPL

Dhoni’s muscles are injured. He was also seen struggling with this during the IPL. Dhoni’s injury was also cited as the reason for him being put down to bat. Now he has decided to get it treated. According to sources, Dhoni will take any decision on his retirement only after recovering from injury. Dhoni is not completely fit yet. It may take at least 5 to 6 months for them to recover from this. In such a situation, he has a lot of time to decide about his retirement.

Ambati Rayudu expressed hope of playing in the next season

Dhoni’s teammate Ambati Rayudu also gave a statement about his retirement. He also expressed hope that Mahi will play next year. Rayudu said that it is difficult to understand Mahi’s decisions. Maybe you’ll see him play again next season.

Disappointment on Dhoni’s face

Dhoni looked disappointed after the defeat in the decisive match played against RCB. Disappointment was clearly visible on Dhoni’s face. He sacrificed his life to win this match. In the last over, he hit a six on the very first ball in the 110 meter stadium, but after this Yash Dayal did wonders with the new ball and caught Dhoni and sent him back to the pavilion. In this match, Dhoni hit 3 fours and 1 six and scored 25 runs in 13 balls at a strike rate of 192.31. However, after his dismissal, Yash Dayal gave only one run in the next four balls and CSK were out of the playoff race.

How was the performance?

Dhoni performed very well in this IPL season. However, he recorded a significant decline in batting. He played 14 matches this season. He scored 161 runs at an average of 53.67 and strike rate of 220.55. Dhoni also hit 14 fours and 13 sixes. He also took 10 catches behind the wicket.