Mahendra Singh Dhoni is one of the famous as well as talented Indian cricketer of International Level. Mahi was born on 7th July 1981. His father’s name is Pan Singh Dhoni. He captained the Indian National Team for 10 years from 2007-2016. He also made the history of Cricket captainship as under his captaincy India won all ICC trophies. India won 2007 ICC 20-20 cup, 2010 & 2016 ICC Asia Cups, 2011 ICC World Cup & 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. He is also known as the finisher of Indian Cricket Team. He is the wicketkeeper as well as middle order right handed batsman of Indian Cricket Team. Dhoni scored highest runs in One Day International (ODI’s). Mahi scored more than 10,000 runs in ODI. Mahi played his first ODI in December,2004 against Bangladesh & played his Test in 2005 against Sri Lanka. Under his captaincy, In 2013, India became the first team to whitewash Australia in a test series.
Dhoni’s Personal Life and Journey
Mahi was born at Ranchi in Jharkhand. In his family along with him there are 5 members(mother, father, 1brother, 1 sister, wife & 1 Daughter). Mahi’s wife name is Sakshi Dhoni. His daughter’s name is Ziva Dhoni. His sister’s name is Jayanti Gupta & his brother’s name is Narendra Singh Dhoni. He has done his schooling from DAV Jawahar Vidhya Mandir at Ranchi in Jharkhand. In his school Dhoni was fond of playing Badminton and football & In these sports he was also selected at district Level. Dhoni also done his Higher education from St. Xaviour College,Ranchi and Gossner College. He also worked as a Ticket Examiner at Kharagpur railway station for 2 years. Mahi loves bikes so much & he has a huge collection of bikes.
Career of Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Mahi played his first ODI in December,2004 against Bangladesh & played his Test in 2005 against Sri Lanka. Under his captaincy, In 2013, India became the first team to whitewash Australia in a test series. He holds numerous captaincy records such as most wins by an Indian Captain in ODI’s & T20’s and most back2back wins in ODI. In 2012 SportsPro rated Dhoni as the 16th most marketable athelete in the world. Dhoni is the co-owner of Indian super League. In 2015,Forbes ranked Dhoni at 23rd rank of highest paid athelete in the world.
Awards of Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Mahi won a lot of awards some of his awards list are :
- National Awards and Honours :
- Rajiv Ghandhi Khel Ratana award for highest achievement in sports : 2007-2008
- Padma Shree award for India’s 4th highest civilian award : 2009.
- Padma Bhushan award for India’s 3rd highest civilian award : 2018.
- Sporting Awards and Honours :
- ICC world ODI XI : 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014.
- ICC ODI PLAYER of the year : 2008, 2009.
- ICC world Test XI : 2009, 2010, 2013
- Castrol Indian Cricketer of the Year : 2011.
- Other Honours and awards :
- MTV Youth Icon of the Year : 2006.
- Honorary doctorate degree by De Montfort University in August, 2011.
- LG Peoples Choice awards : 2013.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (Physical Stats)
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (175cms)|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
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|Name||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|Date of Birth||7th July 1981|
|Father’s name||Pan Singh Dhoni|
|Mother’s name||Devaki Devi|
|Marital status||Married with Sakshi Dhoni|
|Children||1 daughter Ziva Dhoni|
|School||“DAV Jawahar Vidhya Mandir at Ranchi in Jharkhand|
|College||St. Xaviour College,Ranchi and Gossner College|
|Debut||played his first ODI in December,2004 against Bangladesh & played his Test in 2005 against Sri Lanka|
|Religion||Hinduism as Rajput|
|Address||Harmu Housing Colony, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India|
|Cars||Audi Q7 Mitsubishi Pajero SFX Land Rover Freelander 2 Mahindra Scorpio Ferrari 599 GtO|
|Bikes||Confederate Hallcat X132 Kawasaki Ninja H2 Kawasaki Ninja ZX14R Harley Davidson Fatboy Yamaha Thundercat|