“MS is a great player and a must-have in your side.”- Shane Warne

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Shane Warne opposed all the critics of MS Dhoni and said an experienced player like MS is an asset for any team. He went on to shut them saying, they have absolutely no idea what they are talking about.

Shane Warne Bats For MS Dhoni

Dhoni's form and even his batting position have been the talk of the town for long. Dhoni is undoubtedly one of the best wicketkeeper-batsman of all time and averages more than 50 from 343 one-day internationals. He has established himself as one of the best cricket captains of India as well. Under Dhoni’s captaincy, India won the World Cup in 2011 and the World T20 in 2007. Despite this lately, Dhoni's few innings and form have been criticized by Indian fans and experts. The Aussie legend Shane Warne came out in defense of the 'Captain Cool'.

Warne said, ‘When things are tough, you need experienced guys in your side like MS Dhoni. For me, MS is a great player and a must-have in your side.‘ He added, 'Anyone criticizing MS Dhoni has absolutely no idea what they are talking about.’

Australia Shouldn't Be Taken Lightly In World Cup 2019

One of the greatest spinners of all time voted for India and England as his World Cup 2019 favorites. England is currently topping the list of the ICC ODI Rankings just above India. According to the second highest wicket-taker, ‘I think India and England must go in as the favorites because of the cricket they have played over the last six to 12 months. But he also keeping his fingers crossed while talking about his own country, Australia. Warne opined, ‘But I think Australia is starting to develop that belief where they can win from anywhere again.’

India and England have been termed by a lot of experts as favorites in the biggest cricket carnival scheduled to begin from 30th May in England. But, Australia with Steve Smith and David Warner back in the squad will be able to change the game at any given moment.

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