Port of Spain, July 12: Captain MS Dhoni has put the "Do Not Disturb" sign as he headed off for a vacation after steering India to a thrilling one-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the Celkon Mobile Cup tri-series final on Thursday (July 11).
Dhoni's heroics took India to a nail-biting win against Sri Lanka. India took the trophy after Captain Cool smashed 6, 4 and 6 in the final over when 15 were needed to win while chasing 202.
The wicketkeeper-batsman will be off cricket for few weeks as he has been rested from India's tour of Zimbabwe. Virat Kohli will lead the team in five ODIs, staring from July 24.
On Friday afternoon, Dhoni took to the micro-blogging site Twitter to announce that he will going on vacation from the Caribbean. He said he was carrying fond memories back with him from the Caribbean.
Dhoni had missed three games during the tri-series due to hamstring injury. He was injured during batting in the first match against the West Indies. Kohli was the stand-in skipper. Dhoni came back for the final and led India to victory.
"Goodbye west indies,carrying fond memories back with me. DND as its vacation time.much needed time off," Dhoni wrote on his Twitter page.
Goodbye west indies,carrying fond memories back with me. DND as its vacation time.much needed time off— Mahendra Singh Dhoni (@msdhoni) July 12, 2013
Dhoni has been busy on the field and he has got a much deserved break. Dhoni will be next seen in Champions League Twenty20 leading Chennai Super Kings.