There are two types of people in India, the ones that love Mahendra Singh Dhoni or the ones that hate him. Being one of the most polarizing figures in Indian Cricketing history, there is no middle ground when it comes to MS Dhoni. However, a week ago Dhoni surprised everyone when he announced his retirement from Test Cricket.
Just like his playing style, Dhoni was calm in the way he went out without any fanfare or farewell match. This nonchalance is what sets Dhoni apart from the rest.
His retirement news is still making waves so let us get take some time off and take a look at a few more such surprising retirements in Indian sports covering legends like Sunil Gavaskar and Rahul Dravid. Click ‘Next Slide’ to read on.