10 Unknown facts about MS. Dhoni

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Dhoni the greatest captain of all time, having achieved more success than any other captain in the history of cricket.

10 Unknown facts about MS. Dhoni


  • Mahender sing Dhoni is from Ranchi and was born on 7 July 1981 he was his school goalkeeper before he took to cricket. A rare cricketing success for someone not coming from a major hub.


  • He was a wicket-keeper who could hit long sixes. He was good at chasing and finishing affairs with a six made him a nation’s heartthrob. Dhoni’s brilliance behind the stumps has shocked the Cricket team again. His dedication towards taking the running between the wickets has set a standard for other players. But what makes his career even more brighten is the highs Indian Cricket achieved under his Captainship. 


  • Dhoni has done everything possible had a captain and finished at par excellence in Champions Trophy, No.1 Test team, World T20, World Cup and so on he has made an immediate impact to the cricket team.


  • Dhoni was an exceptional goalkeeper in football; his friends urged him to try his hand at cricket and wicketkeeping.


  • Dhoni is the most outstanding Indian Test captain with many Test wins. He is also the most rewarding ODI and T20I player for India.


  • Among other captains, Dhoni is the third captain in world cricket to win more than 100 ODI matches after internal players.


  • Dhoni married Sakshi Singh Rawat. She is from Dehradun, Uttarakhand.


  • Dhoni is a very private person and has made sure to keep his wedding away from the media, and he invited only his close friends and family members. Dhoni and Sakshi have a daughter, Ziva.


  • Dhoni is known as phenomenal, and the super stumper in many games and has pointed at a record of more than 150 plus stumpings so far.


  • Dhoni is one of the most talented people to target the most international sixes as captain (204). And also played the greatest number of international matches as captain (331).