Ms Dhoni had given up the test captaincy in december 2014.Team India's most sucessfull captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni given shocking news across the cricketing world when he relinquished the limited-overs captaincy ahead of the One-day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20I).
Ms Dhoni said-''I resigned from captaincy because I wanted the new captain to get enough time for preparing a team before the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019,"Ms dhoni said was quoted as saying in sections of the media.
In Ranchi he also said that, ''selecting a strong team without giving the new captain appropriate time isn't possible. I believe that I left the captaincy at the right time,".
Dhoni led India to victory in the 2007 World T20 in South Africa, the 2011 World Cup in India, and the 2013 Champions Trophy in England.
In 199 ODIs he won 110 and lost 74 matches whereas in T20s he played 72 matches in which he won 42 matches and lost 24.
Ms dhoni was india's most sucessfull captain.Dhoni is also the only captain to have led India to ODI and T20I series wins in Australia, and an ODI series win in New Zealand.He made 6633 ODI runs as captain at an average of 54 and a strike rate of 86.
Dhoni will play Asia cup 2018 as a wicketkeeper batsman.