Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is often seen playing and promoting other games as well. Recently Dhoni was palying a local Tennis tournament in Ranchi, Jharkhand and believe it or not Dhoni went on to win the tournament in the doubles format.
Dhoni and his partner Sumeet won the men's doubles event of the Country Cricket Club Tennis Championship. Dhoni and Sumeet won the finals by defeating Kanhaiya and Rohit 6-3, 6-3 in straight sets.
MS Dhoni who plays for Chennai Super Kings in the cash rich T20 tournament, Indian Premiere League recently posted a photo of Dhoni where they wrote, "Thala crowned with championship in the Country Cricket Club Tennis Tournament.
MS Dhoni has been left out from the India tour of Australia and Rishabh Pant was given the charge of wicket-keeping in absence of the senior maestro.
Australia will play a four-match Test series against the current favorites India starting from December 6. The first Test will be played at Adelaide and Tim Paine will be leading the Australian side while Virat Kohli will be the captain of Indian squad.
India will also play a three-match ODI series starting from January 12 next year. The first ODI will be played in Sydney. The second ODI will be played on January 15 and the third and last ODI will be played on January 18 in Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).