Chennai Super Kings captain and former India captain MS Dhoni is spending Christmas and New Year’s with his family in Dubai. Sakshi Dhoni, Dhoni’s wife, shared photos of her family’s vacation at the five-star resort on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.
Dhoni has a special affection for the UAE, having led Chennai Super Kings to their fourth Indian Premier League (IPL) title earlier this year. The CSK captain and his family – wife Sakshi Singh Dhoni and daughter Ziva – were in Jaipur recently to attend Praful Patel’s son’s wedding. Following up on the wedding photos on her Instagram, Sakshi decided to include Mahi’s fans in the family’s most recent trip to Dubai.’
A photo of Dhoni’s daughter Ziva enjoying herself poolside at a villa in Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, was shared on her Instagram account. In the background, the gleaming skyline of Desert City can be seen.
Mother Sakshi shared more photos on her Instagram stories, adding to Ziva’s post from the handle managed by her parents, giving fans a glimpse of the glittering night view of Dubai and the luxury villa the Dhoni family is calling home during their vacation. In the background, a Christmas song was playing. View images of the Dhoni family’s five-star resort here…
In Sakshi’s story, one of the famous limited-edition, polygonal animal sculptures of Palm Jumeirah can be seen behind Ziva as well as in front of the Dhoni holiday villa. Dhoni chose to become CSK’s second retainer for a salary of Rs 12 crore, allowing all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja to become the first retainer for a salary of Rs 16 crore.
‘Thala’ Dhoni has already stated that he will play his final IPL game in front of the Chennai crowd.