Former Indian tennis player Aakash Chopra has chosen the decorated former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to lead the Indian Premier League XI all the time.
Dhoni is one of the most successful captains of the IPL, leading the Chennai Super Kings to three titles and leading the record seven times.
Aakash Chopra chooses his players for the entire IPL XI time
Chopra has chosen Rohit Sharma and David Warner on his YouTube channel ‘AakashVani’ to open the swim with Indian captain Virat Kohli coming in No.3. Suresh Raina, AB de Villiers and Dhoni form their middle row before veteran spinner Harbhajan Singh and Sunil Narine enter the tubs.
In the tempo department, Chopra selected Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Lasith Malinga and Jasprit Bumrah on the bench with Gautam Gambhir and Andre Russell.
The coronavirus pandemic has stopped the world since March, and all outdoor activities have been severely restricted in almost all parts of the world. Cricket has been stopped since mid-March due to a deadly virus with the delayed Indian Premier League.
Meanwhile, on Monday, Steve Smith hit the net for the first time in three months, the prime minister of the Australian Bratsman said in a post on social media.
IPA XI of all time Aakash Chopra: David Warner, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, AB de Villiers, MS Dhoni (C&WK), Harbhajan Singh, Sunil Narine, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah.
12th and 13th man – Gautam Gambhir, Andre Russell