But the most important event of the year for him is the 2016 T20 World Cup being held in India in March. That tournament will probably decide where Dhoni goes from here. A victory would mean a fresh lease of life and Dhoni could choose to make his own calls. He could either choose to be captain for at least 1-2 more years or he could quit his shorter over formats captaincy and pass the baton to Kohli and prolong his ODI batting career. Then he could well play till the 2018 ICC Champions Trophy, such is his batting prowess.