Spinner Kuldeep Yadav starred in India's five-wicket win over West Indies in the first Twenty20 international on Sunday as the tourists struggled
Kohli said that the selectors had spoken to Dhoni about the whole process, although he wasn't personally part of that meeting.
Kohli heaped praise on the pair after India thrashed the West Indies by nine wickets Thursday to win the series 3-1.
Jadeja claimed four wickets with his left-arm spin as India romped to their target in 14.5 overs to take the five-match series 3-1.
Ahmed, who has played five ODIs since making his debut in September, returned career-best figures of 3-13 in India's 224-run crushing win over Windies
Sharma's 211-run third wicket stand with Ambati Rayudu, who made 100, powered India to 377-5 after electing to bat first
Nurse took two crucial wickets with his off spin after his 22-ball 40 guided the tourists to 283-9. Hope top-scored for West Indies with 95
The 37-year-old Dhoni has been the team's mainstay after making his mark as a wicketkeeper-batsman and later as leader in all the three formats.