Former India captain MS Dhoni, who is celebrating his 41st birthday on Thursday, was seen cheering his favorite tennis stars along with his friends in the Wimbledon crowd.
Dhoni, who wore a gray blazer and black shades, was seen posing for a picture while watching the Wimbledon quarterfinals, which has been shared by the official Twitter handle of Wimbledon and his IPL franchise CSK. Wimbledon posted it with the caption, “An Indian icon (Indian flag emoticon) looking at #wimbledon | @M S Dhoni
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Dhoni was watching the Rafael Nadal vs Taylor Fritz match last night as CSK indicated he was on the coveted Center Court, watching the men’s singles quarter-finals. The official Facebook page of Wimbledon also confirmed this by posting a picture of the star cricketer and wrote, “Nadal is hitting, Mahi is watching! ️ Happy Birthday, MS Dhoni. Hope you had a wonderful pre-birthday bash at #Wimbledon yesterday.”
Former Indian batting great Sunil Gavaskar was also in the Wimbledon crowd watching Sania Mirza in action during their mixed doubles semi-final.
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Former England footballer David Beckham was also present on the center court as he was seen giving a standing ovation to Nadal after a 4-hour long quarter-final fight.