Zabardast! Rajinikanth salutes Dhoni, says Mahi is his favourite..video

New Delhi, Jan 9: It's no doubt Chennai fans love MS Dhoni more than its local players and if one name for entertainment asked in the south its Rajinikanth.

The former Indian skipper will lead CSK in this season of IPL after 2 years of the ban in connection of spot-fixing.  

Dhoni had led the team to win two IPL titles and has a huge fan following in the Chennai City, another person who rules the heart of many in Chennai is the most celebrated actor in the country, Rajnikanth.   

The actor recently attended an event in the city where he was asked to pick one name as his favourite cricketer. The actor took no moment in answering the question and his name was none other than MS Dhoni which made crowds erupted with joy.

Earlier while promoting his movie, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story,  Dhoni paid a sort of tribute to Rajinikanth by copying his pose.

Chennai fans are waiting to see their favourite cricketer leading their CSK team and if 36-year-old cricketer manages to win the trophy then it will be icing on the cake after two years of absence from the cash-rich tournament