Dhoni Removed As Rising Pune Supergiants Captain; Replaced By Steve Smith

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| February 19 , 2017 , 14:34 IST
Rising Pune Supergiants dhoniRising Pune Supergiants announced that Australia skipper Steve Smith would take the lead in the upcoming IPL 10. “Steve Smith will lead the side this season. Wait for a few minutes, we are on the verge of sending out a press release,” Rising Pune Supergiants owner Sanjiv Goenka said to CricketNext. Also Read:Adorable Video Of Daddy Dhoni Crawling Behind Daughter Ziva Goes Viral: Watch Here The shocking decision comes a day before the IPL 2017 auction which is supposed to be held in Bengaluru on 20th February. According to the sources that the authority was not satisfied with Dhoni's leadership, especially after the team lost its grip. MS Dhoni recently resigned from the post of Indian ODI team captain and handing the charge to Virat Kohli.