Punjab batsman Mandeep Singh, who made his India debut beneath the captaincy of MS Dhoni in 2016, recalled how Dhoni made his marriage ceremony day much more particular.
MS Dhoni at Mandeep Singh’s marriage ceremony (Courtesy- Instagram)
- From Ranchi to Delhi to Amritsar is three separate flights: Mandeep
- Dhoni took a lot effort even after I had performed just a few matches with him: Mandeep
- Mandeep Singh stated known as Dhoni a really right down to earth individual
Punjab captain Mandeep nonetheless remembers the day when India’s most legendary captain MS Dhoni made all kinds of efforts to make his marriage ceremony day a ‘memorable’ one.
Three separate flights and 2-hour of intense drive in chilling chilly is what MS Dhoni needed to bear to make it to Mandeep Singh’s marriage ceremony. The Kings XI Punjab batsman was taken unexpectedly as a result of Dhoni had hinted him that he may not be capable of make it to his nuptial ceremony.
“My marriage ceremony was in December 2016, I invited Mahi bhai. He did not inform me whether or not he would come, he stated he wanted to go to New York. However he got here to my marriage ceremony and stunned me. For him to take time away from his busy schedule and are available, it was a memorable second for me,” Mandeep Singh informed Spotskeeda.
“From Ranchi to Delhi to Amritsar is three separate flights after which he needed to take a two hour drive in the course of the harsh fog and biting chilly at the moment. He took a lot effort to return regardless that I had performed just a few matches with him. That is his simplicity, that is his greatness,” the Punjab cricketer added.
Through the ceremony Dhoni had additionally revealed to Mandeep that he stunned Suresh Raina and Ishant Sharma at their marriage ceremony in a similar way.
Mandeep Singh additionally talked about his maiden India call-up in a sequence towards Zimbabwe in 2016. The 28-year-old stated ‘it was a dream come true’. Mandeep additionally talked about his expertise of spending time with MS Dhoni.
“I can not describe the way it was in phrases. It was a dream come true. Mahi bhai could be very right down to earth. We used to play PS collectively. He would not showcase his standing or that he’s a legendary cricketer. I keep in mind he would all the time eat with me, we might order desi meals like biryani, sit down and eat. It was nice to spend time with him,” Mandeep Singh stated.
Mandeep Singh has represented India on three events, all of them in 2016.