Cassian Baliarsingh

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, lovingly called Captain Cool, is one of the most-loved cricketers in the world. The love of his fans for the Indian legend is beyond imagination.

Not only the common man, but other cricketers, singers, and celebrities are big fans of the best finisher in the world. Star singer Arijit Singh is also a big fan of the veteran wicketkeeper-batsman and the duo shared a heartwarming moment during the opening ceremony of IPL 2023.

Arijit met the Thala of Chennai Super Kings and out of respect touched his feet. Now, a picture of Arijit’s sweet gesture is winning hearts on social media. Fans are hailing both Arijit and Dhoni who have brought laurels to the nation.

“Picture of the day, the respect and love for MS Dhoni is just incredible!” wrote a user.

Another fan wrote, “Goosebump moments, Arijit Singh paid his respects to the Indian legend MS Dhoni.”

“Arijit Singh met MS Dhoni and touched his feet as a gesture of respect. Cricketers, actor and singers everyone love and respect Mahendra Singh Dhoni,” wrote another user.

The ‘Tum Hi Ho’ fame singer enthralled the audience at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and was joined by actresses Rashmika Mandanna and Tamannah Bhatia. Even MS Dhoni took a seat and was seen vibing at Arijit’s performance.

Fans loved Arijit's performance and hailed him as the greatest singer of all time.

“There’s a different magic in Arijit’s voice. Man needs no auto-tune,” commented a user.

Cricketer Manoj Tiwary wrote, “Goosebumps after listening to the divine voice of Arijit Singh at the IPL 2023 Opening Ceremony.”