MS Dhoni, 37, could be in the final years of his international career, but the achievements he has made in the field of cricket have been and will be a difficult task for many to replicate. In addition to being the best finalists of the modern era, Dhoni's heroism behind the stumps has been an inspiration to many, including the next generation of Indian cricketers, who have often tried to emulate the legend. Following MS Dhoni's book, the next talent Ishan Kishan on Tuesday, he took out one of MS Dhoni's classics while staying for India Red. In the final of the current Duleep Trophy, Ishan reproduced the Dhoni style, reminding many of the most successful holders of wicketers in India of all time.
On the first day of the final between India Red and India Blue, Ishan, emulating his idol, tried Dhoni's characteristic move to end the opposition batsman. Although the batter made the floor comfortably at the end, but Ishan's antics drew the attention of many. The Indian cricket board also shared the video with the title "That Moment when @ ishankishan51 tried to get an @msdhoni".
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Ishan, who like many future wicket-keeper idolizes Dhoni, has often been seen following the advice of the legend. During the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches as well, Ishan, on numerous occasions, was seen discussing cricket with the 37-year-old.
Ishan, 20, who is part of the final of the Duleep Trophy 2018, has played 32 first-class matches so far. With a batting average of more than 41, Ishan has four hundred and 11 half-centuries in 55 innings. Behind the stumps, he has 58 captures and 9 stumps to his name.
In IPL, the cricket player born in Patna currently represents the Indians of Mumbai. The elegant lefty scored 275 runs in the 2018 edition of the tournament with a stroke rating of over 149.
Prior to the current Duleep Trophy, Kishan recently played in the quadrangular series with India "A", "B", Australia "A" and South Africa "A".