Viral, Nov 21: In the 44-second-long video, a pet dog can be seen playing cricket with children. The canine is seen performing the wicket-keeping duties and running to get the ball as an active player of the match.

In the video, a girl can be seen batting while the dog – who is behind the stumps – is actively following the movement of the ball. The moment the girl hits the ball, the dog runs in the direction of the ball and tries to catch it.

The video has received thousands of likes and re-tweets. Many social media users said that dog his exceptional wicket-keeping skills from MS Dhoni and that he might be a pet of the former Indian captain.