‘God doesn’t come to save you…’: 9 years after Champions Trophy win, fans remember MS Dhoni’s epic quote | Cricket News


On June 23, 2013, the Indian cricket team led by MS Dhoni pulled off a memorable fightback against England in the ICC Champions Trophy final to win the coveted tournament for the second time in its history. It was India’s first outright win as they were set to share the trophy with Sri Lanka in 2022. The victory was also memorable as it completed all of MS Dhoni’s three main ICC trophies in as captain. He remains the only international captain to have won the ICC T20 World Cup (2007), ICC World Cup (2011) and ICC Champions Trophy (2013).

It was also the last time India won an ICC tournament. So, Indian cricket fans once again celebrated the moment on social media on Thursday. #MSDhoni was trending on Twitter and fans recalled a great quote from the former India captain, which he said to Nasser Hussain during the post-final presentation ceremony.

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Watch: MS Dhoni’s speech at the presentation ceremony after the Champions Trophy win

“It’s important to be positive. I said ‘let’s look for a good start. Something that’s very critical. Don’t think about the outcome and the first thing was don’t look up, God isn’t coming. save you. . You have to fight. You are the No.1 team and let’s play like this. If we lose, they will have to score the points, we won’t make it easy for them,” Dhoni said.


Here are some of the tweets posted by fans



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