With every passing game my admiration for Dhoni's captaincy has only
grown. Many captains in world cricket would have had a creased brow
when the Wasim Jaffer-Ross Taylor partnership was on. Instead Dhoni was
a picture of calmness even when the match seemed to be slipping away.
leader's greatest gift is not to let the pressure get to the players,
especially the bowlers. Running up to them each time and saying
encouraging words seem to have had a positive effect on them.
bowling is not the Super Kings' strongest point yet Dhoni has made them
deliver to potential each time and that too under severe pressure.
of the captains in the IPL have let the situation get to them. It is
apparent even on television. It is never easy to concentrate under
pressure and the thought process can take a toss, but Dhoni seems to
blessedly different. If it self-acquired then kudos to the icon from
Jharkhand. If it was taught to him, I want to meet his mentor.
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