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MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni full name Mehandra Singh Dhoni was a sensational cricket start and former captain of India international cricket team he is one of the leading cricket player India had ever produced. Born on July 7th 1981 in Rachi Bihar which is now officially known as Jharkhand.

Dhoni actually belong to a Rajput family and his ancestral house is at Almora Uttrakhand. After his birth his parents shited to Rachi where his father used to work as a junior manager in Mecon. Dhoni has two sibling’s sister and elder brother. During her early life he loved to watch Adam Gilchrist and Sachin Tendulkar.

During his school days MS Dhoni was attached with sports and plays badminton and football. He was first noticed by the commando cricket club and offered him to join where he was associated with the club since 1995 – 1998 and played various matches.

After analyzing his efforts and skills MS Dhoni got selected for the Vinoo Mankad Trophy under 16 and played well. After completing his education from 2001 – 2003 he worked as a railway employee for the south eastern railway at Midnapore. Dhoni had also played in the under 19 squad of Bihar and Jharkhand.

During his early career MS Dhoni had played for various trophy’s and score highest runs in the innings. Dhoni got selected for the Indian cricket team when he was spotted by Prakash Poddar during BCCI talent program.

He was first selected from India A team where he played so well and Saurav Ganguly saw him, it was the time when Indian cricket team was looking for a wicket keeper and a batsman and he got selected in 2005 for Bangladesh series.

His talent and performance lead him to become the captain of the cricket team including T20 team. The first T20 world cup win by India was under the leadership of MS Dhoni and 2011 ICC Cricket world cup was his second biggest achievement.

WATCH: Fan invades pitch to touch MS Dhoni’s feet

It was undeniably a day of Rohit Sharma when he smashed double century against Sri Lanka in the second ODI, but another lighter yet heart-touching moment hogged the limelight when a die-hard fan of M.S. Dhoni ‘invaded’ the pitch to touch of the former skipper in respect. While India were fielding having set the visitors a mammoth 393-run target to win, a man ditched the PCA Stadium, Mohali security to run onto the field and go straight to Dhoni. He then touched the former India captain's feet. The man was then…

VIDEO: MS Dhoni welcomed in Kashmir with ‘Boom Boom Afridi’ slogans

Former Indian skipper and honorary Lt Col Mahendra Singh Dhoni was given a rousing welcome in occupied Kashmir with slogans in favor of former Pakistan captain Shahid Khan Afridi rather than Dhoni himself. The 36-year-old was chief guest at the final match of Chinar Cricket Primer League organised by Indian Army at Kunzar in Baramulla district of north Kashmir. As soon as he arrived at the ground the Kashmiri spectators roared with slogans of "Boom Boom, Afridi", "Musa, Musa, Zakir Musa (Hizbul Mujahideen commander)" and…

Video of MS Dhoni learning ‘lungi dance’ goes viral

Star Indian cricketer MS Dhoni  cricketing skills are well praised across the world, and the former Indian captain is nowhere behind making amazing dance moves and that too without any trouble. A video of the cricketer learning the dances moves from Prabhu Deva is going viral, with fans extremely excited about Dhoni mastering the art of carrying a ‘dhooti’. The behind-the-scene video is actually from a 2016 ad by TVS, the company for which MS Dhoni has been the brand ambassador for a very long time. Though the ad is…

Dhoni’s mobile phones stolen after Delhi hotel fire

NEW DELHI: Three mobile phones belonging to Indian cricketer MS Dhoni were stolen on Friday after a fire broke out a hotel where he was staying, Indian media reported. Dhoni was staying at the WelcomHotel in Dwarka area of New Delhi for the Vijay Hazare Trophy tournament. Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik and several players from the Jharkhand and Tamil Nadu teams were also present when the incident occurred. The fire broke out around 6 am at a store situated on the ground floor of the hotel. All hotel guests were…

MS Dhoni, teammates narrowly escape fire at Delhi hotel

NEW DELHI: A fire broke out at a hotel where ex-Indian captain MS Dhoni and his Jharkhand state team mates were staying, Indian media reported. Dhoni’s state team is currently in the Capital for the Vijay Hazare Trophy, where his side reached the semi-finals. They were supposed to face Bengal on Friday, but the match has been postponed to Saturday due to incident at Welcome Hotel Complex, located in Dwarka area of New Delhi this morning. The fire broke out on Friday morning in the ground floor lobby, when the…

Kohli crowned India ODI, T20 skipper

NEW DELHI: Selectors appointed Virat Kohli as India's limited overs skipper Friday as the number one ranked Test side sets its sights on winning back its title as one-day cricket's world champions. Two days after India's most successful ever captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni stood down from the helm of both the Twenty20 and 50 overs sides, Kohli was confirmed as skipper in all three of the game's formats. The swashbuckling batsman, who has presided over an 18-match unbeaten run as Test captain, will first lead India in…