As tensions run high ahead of the blockbuster finale between old foes Pakistan and India, a wonderful example of the true spirit of the sport warmed hearts both sides of the border when a picture emerged on social media of former India captain MS Dhoni holding Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmedâs son.
The click shows Indiaâs most successful captain Dhoni all smiles with Sarfrazâs baby son Abdullah in his arms. The picture, now viral, was reportedly taken in a hotel lobby in London, a day before the two teams clash for Champions Trophy title at The Oval.
Dhoni, as captain, led India to the 2013 Champions Trophy title. This heartwarming gesture by him truly goes to show sport transcends all boundaries.Â