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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IPL 2019: R Ashwin has been the standout leader this season apart from MS Dhoni, says Harsha Bhogle

Cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle on Thursday heaped praise on Kings XI Punjab skipper Ravichandran Ashwin and compared him to Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni.

After SRH defeats CSK, fans share hilarious memes to show how much the team misses Dhoni

MS Dhoni was rested for the match as a precautionary measure after suffering back spasm, handing over CSK’s captaincy to Suresh Raina.


IPL 2019, KKR vs CSK: MS Dhoni has to be given credit for my performance, says Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir finished with figures of 4/27 in four overs and restricted KKR to 161/7 in 20 overs, despite Chris Lynn hammering 82 runs in 51 balls.

MS Dhoni stepped out on field at the heat of the moment just like me in Nidahas Trophy: Shakib al Hasan

Shakib al Hasan was referring to a Nidahas Trophy encounter against Sri Lanka where a no-ball decision had irked him and he wanted his players to pull-out before changing his mind.

Even Dhoni showed he is human: Sourav Ganguly on MSD's on-field confrontation with umpires

A day after MS Dhoni stormed on to the pitch in the final over between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings, former India skipper Sourav Ganguly defended the wicketkeeper-batsman by stating 'everyone is human.'

'He was clearly out of line': Ex-cricketers react to Dhoni arguing with umpires over no-ball

Chennai eventually won the contest by four wickets but MS Dhoni was fined fifty percent of his match fees for breaching the rules of the game.


IPL 2019, RR vs CSK: MS Dhoni stars yet again in CSK's dramatic last-over win

Chennai Super Kings continued their winning run in Indian Premier League 2019 when they defeated Rajasthan Royals by four wickets.

When Dhoni saw red

His display of anger on the field raises questions the day after.

IPL 2019: MS Dhoni fined 50 per cent match fee for Code of Conduct breach

MS Dhoni admitted to a Level 2 offence of the IPL Code of Conduct and was fined 50 per cent of his match fees after getting on the field in a no-ball controversy.

IPL 2019: Last-ball six makes it six out of seven for Chennai Super Kings

MS Dhoni and Ambati Rayudu hit fifties before Ravindra Jadeja and Mitchell Santner clear the rope in the last over to beat Rajasthan Royals.

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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.

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.


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.