23 heart warming Twitter reactions to Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s retirement news

M S Dhoni has chosen to retire from Test Cricket with immediate effect in order to concentrate on ODI and T20 formats. As expected, Twitter went crazy over the news.

Some were funny, some were quirky, while some reactions were heart warming. Here’s about all, how Twitter reacted to Dhoni’s retirement news!



#DhoniRetires for ecofriendly reasons. Less trees would be cut for making lesser stumps as Dhoni wouldn’t be taking them home anymore.

— The-Lying-Lama (@KyaUkhaadLega) December 30, 2014


After #DhoniRetires , Shahid Afridi says “I will also retire soon” *Bursts out laughing soon after* — Anuj Khurana (@HaddHaiYaar) December 30, 2014



Main reason of #Dhoni‘s #retirement from test cricket is there was no more space to keep the stumps after the win. #DhoniRetires

— Raj Thackeray (@Madan_Chikna) December 30, 2014


BREAKING: Facebook wall of MS Dhoni after he announced retirement from test cricket https://t.co/zkAdoJMNyO #DhoniRetires — Faking News (@fakingnews) December 30, 2014



MS Dhoni has shot more helicopters than Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis and Sylvester Stallone combined. #DhoniRetires

— Akshar (@AksharPathak) December 30, 2014


MS Dhoni ends his test career on the second last day of 2014, just like ODI and T20 matches. Respect. #ThankYouDhoni #DhoniRetires — Gautam (@gautamverma23) December 30, 2014



I’m sure Dhoni had decided to retire in 2014. And as usual, he did it with only a day to spare. #DhoniRetires

— Ramesh Srivats (@rameshsrivats) December 30, 2014


St Xaviers Jharkhand should declare one day State Holiday. #DhoniRetires — 0mar Abdullah (@abdullah_0mar) December 30, 2014



Not jumping to any conclusions, but this also happened when #DhoniRetires pic.twitter.com/8iFmPXCmTj

— Finger of India (@IndiaFinger) December 30, 2014


On the positive side, the productivity of India Cements might go up a notch #DhoniRetires — The UnReal Times (@TheUnRealTimes) December 30, 2014



You know you’re getting old when #DhoniRetires

— Gautam (@gautamverma23) December 30, 2014


Dhoni: Ok boys! That’s it! Chalta hoon! Ishant, achhi bowling karna.. Rohit, achhi batting karna.. “NEW PHONE WHO DIS?” ~ Ishant/Rohit — Keh Ke Peheno (@coolfunnytshirt) December 30, 2014



Abe kaisa chomu insaan hai ye Dhoni.. pehle humein bahar kiya ab khud ko bahar kar liya!!! pic.twitter.com/P4yWwiit7F

— Keh Ke Peheno (@coolfunnytshirt) December 30, 2014


Rohit Sharma : Oh no Dhoni!!! Retire hone se pehle ek chance aur de deta!!! Virat to saala ghaas bhi nahi dalega! — Keh Ke Peheno (@coolfunnytshirt) December 30, 2014



Mitron, aise series ke beech koi retire karke jaata hai kya? Aisa kejriyapa kyun ho raha hai? #Dhoni pic.twitter.com/vIfYZ0UDC0

— Keh Ke Peheno (@coolfunnytshirt) December 30, 2014


Excited for Virat to be captain. “Virat, you’ve won the toss, do you want to bat or bowl?” “Dono saath mein karunga BC kya ukhaad lega” — Tanmay Bhat (@thetanmay) December 30, 2014



Long line of wicket keepers outside BCCI headquarters. #DhoniRetires

— Gautam Bhimani (@gbhimani) December 30, 2014


Meanwhile the Pakistan Cricket Team is completely ignoring Dhoni’s news since its his first retirement from Test Cricket. #DhoniRetires — The-Lying-Lama (@KyaUkhaadLega) December 30, 2014



सचिन रिटायर हुए थे तब पूरा देश शायद रोया था, पर जब धोनी की बात आती है Kohli की वजह से कुछ लोगो को इतना बुरा महसूस नही हो रहा #DhoniRetires

— पढ़ा लिखा अनपढ़ (@SeedhiBaat_) December 30, 2014

  Meanwhile, here are the legends reacting to Dhoni’s retirement:   20.

well done on a wonderful career in test cricket @msdhoni. Always enjoyed playing together. Next target 2015 WC my friend!! — sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 30, 2014



Valiant while you led. Valiant in your departure. #Respect @msdhoni pic.twitter.com/w6xdnebG3s — Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) December 30, 2014



Love the way @msdhoni plays the game … But it’s now the right time for @imVkohli to take the Indian Test team in a new direction…..

— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) December 30, 2014


New era for India starting in the New Year… Full of surprises MSD but the right decision. Well Done MSD !! — Russel Arnold (@RusselArnold69) December 30, 2014


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