MS Dhoni (Indian Cricketer)
MS Dhoni is an Indian famous cricketer who played test and currently playing limited-over cricket for the Indian cricket team. MS Dhoni captained the Indian cricket team in Test cricket from 2008 to 2014 and in limited-over cricket from 2007 to 2016. He is one of the greatest finisher in limited-over cricket and one of the best wicket-keeper in the world who has world record for highest number of stumping bye any wicket-keeper. He is right handed wicket-keeper batsman. MS Dhoni regarded as one of the best captain who has numerous captaincy records. Under his captaincy, Indian cricket team won the ICC T20 World Cup 2007, Asia Cup 2010, ICC World Cup 2011 & ICC Champion Trophy 2013 and he is the only captain to win all ICC Tournament Cups.
MS Dhoni Age, Wife, Date of Birth
Full Name of MS Dhoni is Mahendra Singh Dhoni. He was born on 7th July 1981 at Ranchi, Bihar, India. His height is 5 feet 9 inch (1.75 m). MS Dhoni married Sakshi Singh Rawat on 4th July 2010.
MS Dhoni With His Wife Sakshi Singh Rawat
Debut in International Cricket
- MS Dhoni Test Debut: Vs Sri Lanka on 2nd December 2005 at Chennai.
- MS Dhoni Last Test of his Career: Vs Australia on 26 December 2014 at Melbourne.
- MS Dhoni ODI Debut: Vs Bangladesh on 23 December 2004 at Chittagong.
- MS Dhoni T20I Debut: Vs South Africa on 1 December 2006 at Johannesburg.
MS Dhoni Highest Scores, Fifties & Centuries
- Test Centuries 100s: 06
- Test Half Centuries 50s: 33
- Highest Score in Test: 224
- ODI Centuries: 10
- ODI Half Centuries: 67
- ODI Highest Score: 183*
- T20I Half Centuries : 01
- T20I Highest Score: 56
MS Dhoni Catches & Stumpings
- Test Catches: 256
- Test Stumpings: 38
- ODI Catches: 293
- ODI Stumpings: 1045
- T20I Catches: 47
- T20I Stumpings: 29
MS Dhoni Some Important International Records
Under MS Dhoni Captaincy Indian team first time Ranked at the top in Test cricket Rankings in 2009. Dhoni is the first Indian wicket-keeper who complete 4000 runs in Test cricket. Mahendra Singh Dhoni made his first century against Pakistan in Faisalabad, which is fastest century by an Indian wicket-keeper and 4th overall. Dhoni is 3rd captain in the ODI cricket history who wins 100 games. MS Dhoni made 183* runs against Sri Lanka in 2005, which is highest score by a wicket-keeper in ODI cricket. MS Dhoni is 5th in the world and 1st Indian who hit two hundred sixes in One Day International. He is the first wicket-keeper in World in ODI cricket to effect 100 stumpings. MS Dhoni is the first player to reach to 1000 runs in T20I without even scoring a fifty. He holds the record of most catches as a wicket-keeper in T20I.
MS Dhoni International Awards
- Man of the Match Awards in Test: 02
- Man of the Series Awards in ODI: 06
- Man of the Match Awards in ODI: 21
MS Dhoni Captaincy Records
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MS Dhoni Batting Career & Catches Statics
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Updated Date: 01 January 2018