Following this, Dhoni talked about Rudhuraj and said, “Ruduraj is batting well. His ability to play according to the context of the game is immense. It’s hard to find players like that.” said. Talking about his role, he said, “My job, our plan, is to convert the few balls I get into boundaries. Correspondingly, other players also contribute in a good way. The program is yielding good results so far. Happy to contribute to the team!” concluded Dhoni.
Dhoni’s batting was also questioned by head coach Stephen Fleming in the post-match press conference. He replied, “Dhoni’s batting focus is on the last three overs as our team has a long batting line-up. Accordingly, his power hitting practice is yielding good results. Especially in a tough batting environment like today’s match, Dhoni’s cameo is very important,” he said.