MS Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni or MS Dhoni is one of the best finishers in the game of cricket and one of the best captains for the Indian national team. Dhoni took over the ODI captaincy from Rahul Dravid in 2007 after debuting in 2004. He holds multiple captaincy records such as most wins for an Indian captain in Tests and ODIs, and most back-to-back wins by an Indian captain in ODIs. His biggest triumphs as captain have been the 2007 World

T20, 2010 Asia Cup, 2011 World Cup and 2013 Champions Trophy. His heroic inning of 91 from 79 balls in the 2011 World Cup is one of his biggest highlights as a batsman and one which rose him to fame for his ability to stay cool under pressure thus earning him the moniker of 'Captain Cool'. In the IPL, he's led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to titles in 2010 and 2011. Dhoni retired from Test cricket in late 2014 to hand Virat Kohli the baton. He is known for his love for motorcycles and away from cricket, co-owns the Indian Super League (ISL) side Chennaiyin FC. In 2016, a movie was made on his life called "MS Dhoni: The Untold Story" in a perfect adaption of someone who has lived a rags-to-riches tale from being a TTE in 2001.

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MS Dhoni is still world's best ODI finisher: Ian Chappell

MS Dhoni was recently awarded the Man of the series for his match-winning knocks which helped India win their maiden ODI series in Australia.

Brock Lesnar's agent trolls ICC for 'paraphrasing' his catchphrase to praise MS Dhoni

The manager of current WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar, Paul Heyman, asked ICC to pay him royalties for using his catchphrases.


India vs Australia 3rd ODI: History chapter 2; after Test series win, One-Day wonder Down Under

Choosing to bowl first, India restricted Australia to a middling 230 before chasing down the target with four balls to spare. And again, like the Test series, a lot of variables fell into place in this ODI, lessening Kohli’s headaches.

India vs Aus: As MS Dhoni wins the Man of the Series, fans celebrate with memes online

For the second straight match, Dhoni played a pivotal role in the chase and scored a fifty for the third consecutive match finishing the game in classic Thaala style. And fans couldn't stop trolling Dhoni haters with filmy memes.

India vs Australia 3rd ODI: Yuzvendra Chahal, MS Dhoni star in historic win at MCG

Yuzvendra Chahal picked up 6 wickets for India while MS Dhoni hammered 87 runs in 114 balls as India registered their maiden bilateral ODI series win in Australia.

Don't want to copy Adam Gilchrist or MS Dhoni, I want to be myself, says Rishabh Pant

After a successful Test series against Australia, in which he scored 350 runs in 7 innings, Rishabh Pant has been compared with former keeping greats.


Cannot calculate MS Dhoni's value, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar said the difference between MS Dhoni and many other players is the veteran stumper's reading of the game and match situations while standing behind the stumps.

'The Finisher': How often MS Dhoni finishes matches in the final over in ODIs

MS Dhoni gained the reputation of being called as "the finisher" for India in his early days. At 37-years-old, he showed why during the 2nd ODI against Australia in Adelaide.

ICC joins the #10YearChallenge with a tweet about MS Dhoni, and fans are thrilled

On Wednesday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) jumped in to participate in the challenge with a tweet to laud Indian star, MS Dhoni, for his stellar performance against Australia.

WATCH: MS Dhoni loses his cool, blasts Khaleel Ahmed

Chasing 299, MS Dhoni scored 55 runs in 54 deliveries with a strike-rate of 101.85.

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Sports stars, other than MS Dhoni, who have held positions in Indian armed forces

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel of Indian Army accepted the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award in his army uniform.

MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Dwayne Bravo return to Chennai Super Kings fortress

Chennai Super Kings will play against defending champions Mumbai Indians in the season opener of the upcoming season of Indian Premier League.


India vs New Zealand: Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin not included in ODI squad; Dinesh Karthik finds place

Wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik and pacer Shardul Thakur were recalled for the three-match ODI series against New Zealand while Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Aswhin were ignored.

Rohit Sharma ton secures India's series-clinching win against Sri Lanka

Opener Rohit Sharma smashed an unbeaten 124 to help India overcome a top-order wobble and register a series-clinching six-wicket victory in the third one-day international against Sri Lanka on Sunday.

India vs Sri Lanka: MS Dhoni, Bhuvneshwar Kumar take India to win in Kandy

Akila Dananjaya's career-best 6-54 was in vain as India beat Sri Lanka by three wickets in their second one-day international to go 2-0 up in the five-match series on Thursday.

MS Dhoni and Sakshi's seven years of marriage in pics

MS Dhoni and Sakshi celebrate their seventh wedding anniversary.


Abhishek Bachchan, Virat Kohli raise funds for drought victims in a charity match

Abhishek Bachchan's team All Stars and Virat Kohli's team All Heart were seen battling it out in a charity football match, titled Celebrity Classico 2016, held on Saturday (June 5) in Mumbai to raise funds for drought victims in the country. The match ended in a 2-2 draw.

Dhoni finishes IPL 2016 in MS style - with a last-ball-six, win

MS Dhoni scored 23 in the last over to seal a thrilling four-wicket win for Pune in Vizag.

MS Dhoni, daughter Ziva's adorable moment clicked by mom Sakshi, see pics

MS Dhoni's daughter Ziva's most adorable pictures. Can't afford to miss these...

Sakshi cheers for MS Dhoni and team during IPL 2016 match in Pune

MS Dhoni is playing for the Rising Pune SuperGiants in the IPL 2016 with Sakshi cheering him from the stands.

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As Virat Kohli turns 30, a look at his journey from 0 to 10,000 runs

With every year, Virat Kohli kept elevating his game, eventually culminating in him scaling the 10k peak in ODIs faster than anyone else.


Oz series a 'learning curve' for youngsters, affirms Dhoni

Perth, Jan 11 (ANI): Indian ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday said the forthcoming series against Australia will be a 'learning curve' for the youngsters in the side, adding that it would test the senior players of the team as well. The 34-year-old said the series against the 'tough' Australian side would provide a lot of exposure to the youngsters. Talking about his strategy, Dhoni said that his side would focus on one game at a time rather than looking at the series as a whole.