###Indian skipper Dhoni says good bye to test cricket

North Gazette News/ Melbourne
####Indian skipper and one of most aggressive batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday announced to retire from test cricket. Dhoni had started his test career in 2005.

Dhoni who played crucial inning helping Indian cricket team to save from another test match defeat in Melbourne, announced his retirement after match.
Sources say that Dhoni has taken this decision to concentrate on the next world cup,****** but rumors are also on air that Virat Kohli’s increasing influence forced him to take this decision.
Dhoni has good test cricket record with an average of more than 38.Sources said that Dhoni has not discussed this issue with BCCI and decision was taken all of sudden. It was Dhoni under whose capitancy India became the No. 1 team in the Test Rankings. But Dhoni would keep playing ODI and T20 formats.Dhoni has record of leading the Indian team in 60 test matches with record of highest wins by any Indian captian.
While BCCI in its press release has said, “MS Dhoni has decided to retire from Test cricket citing the strain of playing all formats of cricket he wanted to concentrate on ODIs and T20Is from now on.
Indian skipper has played 90 Tests and scored 4876 runs for India,with 294 dismissals as a ‘keeper.