IND Vs AFG: What Advice Did Mahendra Singh Dhoni Gave To Shivam Dube?

IND Vs AFG: Shivam Dube, the pace bowling all-rounder of Team India is in the news currently. He has been in terrific form with the bat and he has been also delivering with the ball as well. The pacer is part of the Chennai Super Kings franchise where Mahendra Singh Dhoni is leading the team and Mahi Bhai gave special advice to Dube. We will find out what it was in this segment.
Dube Ji Smashed 123 Runs from Just 2 Matches In The Three Match T20I Series Between IND Vs AFG
Dube Ji Smashed 123 Runs from Just 2 Matches In The Three Match T20I Series Between IND Vs AFG Image Source - ANI

IND Vs AFG: The Indian Premier League has been a life changing tournament for some of the players because the youngster gets to play under the legends of the game and they also share the same dressing room as well during this cash rich tournament.

Some of the Indian players have also made it to their nation side through the IPL window.

Shivam Dube is a pace bowling all-rounder in the Indian team and he might be the replacement of Hardik Pandya for the T20 World Cup 2024 if Pandya is not fit for that ICC mega event of the shortest format in West Indies and the United States of America. The World Cup of the shortest format will start from 1st June 2024.

India is in their last preparation mode for the T20 World Cup. The Men in Blue are playing their final series of the shortest format against the Afghanistan side currently.  

The home team has clinched the series by a margin of 2-0 and still, one more match is to be played tomorrow in Bengaluru.

Shivam Dube has made full use of the opportunities which has been provided so far. Dube ji has scored two back-to-back half centuries in the series of the shortest format, which is the most by any batter in this series till now.

The all-rounder smashed an unbeaten 60 runs in the first T20I game in Mohali, which India won by 6 wickets.

In the second T20 International match in Indore as well Dube scored his highest individual score in the shortest format. Shivam was unbeaten on 63 runs and India also won that match by six wickets, which helped them to clinch the series by a margin of 2-0.

Now in Bengaluru, fireworks are again expected from this youngster in tomorrow’s encounter, which would help India to whitewash the Afghans.

Advice From Mahendra Singh Dhoni To Shivam Dube

Dhoni And Dube Play For CSK
Dhoni And Dube Play For CSK Image Source - BCCI/IPL

Shivam Dube has scored the most number of runs in this series against Afghanistan. The all-rounder has smashed 123 runs from just 2 matches and 2 innings, which is also the most by any batter in this series currently. With that, Dube has also picked up 2 wickets in these two matches.

His all-round abilities and power striking might prove handy for India in the shortest format World Cup.

Dube Ji’s recent comeback success has made him a star and he admits that, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Chennai Super Kings have played a big role in achieving that name and fame.

The 30-year-old pace bowling all-rounder also said that one advice from the legendary, captain-cool cricketer had brought this huge success.

Dube ji revealed that Mahendra Singh Dhoni said not to attack the short balls, which has worked wonderfully for him till now and the fans are hoping to see the same amount of power hitting from Dube in an event like the World Cup which could help India to end the several years of ICC events drought.  

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