Dhoni abandons wicketkeeping gloves to bowl

Published: 22 December, 2013 01:07 IST | A Correspondent |

South African wicketkeeper AB De Villiers was delighted to see Indian skipper MS Dhoni too doing away with the 'keeping gloves to roll his arm over towards the end of Day Four of the first Test in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Harbhajan Singh tweeted: “@ABdeVilliers17 that over of ur was hilarious. Enjoyed watching it mate.god bless” De Villiers replied to Bhajji: “@harbhajan_singh haha! U think there’s a future for me? Good to see MS running in too”.  Virat Kohli kept wickets when Dhoni bowled. 

MD Dhoni and Virat Kohli
MD Dhoni (left) bowls while Virat Kohli steps into his skipper’s shoes to keep wicket during the fourth day of the first Test. Pics/AFP

First time in the history of Test cricket, both wicketkeepers (MS Dhoni and AB De Villiers) bowled in a match 

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