MS Dhoni joked about his childhood dream of turning into a painter and his plans after retiring from cricket in a video doing rounds on social media.
Displaying few of his paintings, Dhoni said: “I wanted to share a secret with all of you. Right from childhood I always desired to turn out to be an artist; I have played a lot of cricket so I decided it is time for me now to take up what I wanted so I have made a few paintings.”
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Dhoni also said that he will soon preserve an exhibition of his paintings and requested for hints and recommendation from his followers in this regard.
Dhoni, who had retired from Test cricket in 2014, has collected 10,500 ODI runs from 341 games, averaging 50.72 with 10 centuries and seventy one fifties
The 37-year-old Dhoni, a two-time World Cup-Winning Captain, is set for his journey to the United Kingdom with the Indian Team for the World cup, which could to be the ultimate of his illustrious career.
The first painting used to be a landscape drawing, the 2nd one was once of what he described as ‘something which can turn out to be a mode of transport in future’.
Calling the 1/3 One his favorite, MS Dhoni said it was a replica of him while batting in Indian Premier League franchise Chennai Super Kings’ jersey.