In this article, you will come to know more about MS Dhoni and Some unknown facts are revealed and his complete biodata is provided here which will make you more exciting.

Biography

Real Name Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Nick Name Mahi, MS,Captain Cool
Profession Indian Cricketer

 

Physical Stats & More

Height in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet-Inches- 5′ 9″
Weight in Kilogrammes- 78 Kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements Chest: 42 Inches                                  Waist: 32 Inches                              Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

 

Personal Life 

Date Of Birth 7th July 1981
Age (as of 2017) 35 yrs
Birth Place Ranchi, Jharkhand , India
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Home Town Ranchi, Jharkhand , India
School

Jawahar Vidya Mandir Shyamali, Ranchi , Jharkhand , India

College
St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi
Educational Qualification College Droupout
Coach Keshav Ranjan Banerjee,Chanchal Bhattacharya
Family Father: Pan SinghMother: Devaki Devi

Sister: Jyanti Gupta (Elder)

Brother: Narendra Singh Dhoni (Elder)

Religion Hindu
Address Harmu Housing colony,Ranchi,Jharkhand,India.
Best Friends Santosh lal

Arun Pandey

 

Hobbies Playing football and Biking
Likes Loves to play with pet,Collection of the bikes,Watching formula 1.
Dislikes English Songs and doing workout

 

Cricket

 International Debut
Test debut 2nd Dec 2005 India v Sri Lanka,Chennai
Last Test Australia v India at Melbourne Dec 26-30, 2014
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Chittagong, Dec 26, 2004
Last ODI West Indies v India at Port of Spain, Jun 23, 2017
T20I debut South Africa v India at Johannesburg, Dec 1, 2006
Last T20I India v England at Bengaluru, Feb 1, 2017
First-class debut 1999
Last First-class Australia v India at Melbourne, Dec 26-30, 2014
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A West Indies v India at Port of Spain, Jun 23, 2017
T20s debut South Africa v India at Johannesburg, Dec 1, 2006
Last T20s Mumbai Indians v Rising Pune Supergiant at Hyderabad (Deccan), May 21, 2017
 Jersey No.  #7 (India)#7(IPL)
 Domestic/State Team Asia XI, East Zone, Indian Board President’s XI, Chennai, Jharkhand, Rising Pune Supergiant
 Nature on field   Calm
Likes to play against  Pakistan, Austrailia
 Favourite Shot  Helicopter Shot and Paddle sweep
Awards
  • Dhoni is a recipient of both the Padma Shri and the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards.
  • Due to awesome performance in One Day format of the game, he was called as ICC ODI player of the year 2008-09.
  • He has been selected into the ICC World ODI XI from 2008-14. It was a excellent award & achievement for him.
  • Likewise ODI, Dhoni was part of ICC Test XI teams for 2009, 2010, & 2013.
  • He has been liked by millions of fans. In 2013, he had got LG people choice award.
  • Because of his mind blowing performance in 2007-2008 where he had also won the T20 world cup for India so he was awarded with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna.

  • He has achieved two times man of the match award in Tests.
  • He has six times got Man of the series award in ODI cricket.He attained this accomplishment was in 2007 against Bangladesh.
  • In 2013,Dhoni was awarded with Man of the Series award for his excellence performance against Sri-lanka. He scored 346 runs in 7 matches series.
  • Being a Captain highest 6s in international match.
Records
  • Being a wicket keeper he had struck the fastest century by any Indian wicket keeper in a test against Pakistan.
  • He has attained the record for holding most catches by any Indian cricketer.
  • He has done the fourth highest batting average.
  • He is the only captain who scored a century during batting at number 7.
  • Dhoni is the first indian batsman and wicket keeper who has done 4000 test runs.
  • He has done 8 ODI centuries. The first one was against Pakistan in 2005 which assisted to India in wining the game.
  • Dhoni has attained the mind boggling achievement of getting 6 times man of the series award.

 Controversies:

  • Dhoni had involved in a tex bypassing controversies over his Hummer. The charges of vehicle registration around 4 lac in india but Hummer H2′ was ‘mistakenly’ registered as Scorpio by the transport department in 2009 and charge of registering was 53000 INR.
  • He had resigned as brand ambassador of realty firm Amrapali, days after a social media campaign by unhappy residents of the company’s Saphhire project in Noida went viral.
  • In IPL betting scandal his name was crawled over the issue of acting as a vice president of india cement and after some time he got a clean chit.
  • In 2013 IPL, it was alleged that Dhoni was involved in “match fixing.” It was found out that Dhoni held a 15% stake in a company known as Rhiti sports that also represented Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja. It was said that Dhoni favoured these two as it meant more money into the company as appearance fees for playing for their teams. This would have violated BCCI norms but the entire case disappeared.

 

Favourite Things

Favourite Cricketers Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Adam Gilchrist.

Bowler: Glenn McGrath,Brett lee

Favourite Ground Lord’s Cricket Ground London, Melbourne Cricket Ground
Favourite Food Favourites dishes are kebabs, chicken butter Marshall naan and chicken tikka pizza.
Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan and John Abraham
Favourite Actress Angelina Jolie and Deepika Padukone
Favourite Destination Goa and Sri Lanka
Favorite Musician Kishore Kumar
Favourite Car Open Mahindra Scorpio,Hummer H2
Favriot T.V. Shows Breaking Bad
Favourite Color  Blue
Favourite Animal Sam, a German shepherd, Zara, a black labrador and Zoya, a Weimaraner

 

Girls, Affairs and More

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends
  • Priyanka Jha (Died in 2002)
  • Lakshmi Rai ( South indian actress)
  • Sakshi Singh Rawat

 

Wife
  • Sakshi Singh Rawat

 

Style Quotient

Cars and bikes Collection

Car- Hummer H2,GMC Sierra,Audi Q7,Mitsubishi Pajero,Land Rover Freelander 2

Bike- Kawasaki Ninja H2,Confederate X132 Hellcat,Ninja ZX-14R,Harley Davidson FatBoy,Ducati 1098,Yamaha RD350,Suzuki Shogun,Norton Jubilee 250,Yamaha Thundercat

 

Money Factor

Salary NA
Net worth $100 Million (600 crores INR)

Some unknown facts about MS Dhoni-

  • Does MS Dhoni Smoke?  No, He doesn’t smoke as he is a sportsmen he maintains his health well.
  • Does MS Dhoni drink alcohol?  Yes sometime occasionally as he belongs from Rajput family.
  • Dhoni is a non-vegetarian and loves his chicken!

  • Mahi is a huge fan of Adam Gilchrist.

  • He had made his Ranji Trophy debut for Bihar in the 1999–2000 season as an eighteen-year-old.

  • . Only Shahrukh Khan has more brand endorsements than MS in his kitty.

  • He has worked as a Train Ticket Examiner at Kharagpur Railway Station from 2001 to 2003.

  • He was selected by the Chennai Super Kings for 1.5 Million USD. This made him the most expensive player in the IPL for the first season auctions.

  • He was born in middle class rajput family.

  • He made his first ODI century against Pakistan in Vishakhpatnam where he smashed 148 runs from 123 balls.
  • He was voted as MTV Youth Icon.
  • He is the highest tax payer sportsperson in india.
  • John Abraham is one of the best friend of Mahi.
  • He is having a hotel in Ranchi under the name of Mahi Residency.
  • He learned his helicopter shot from his childhood friend Santosh lal.
  • Dhoni is the only player to win the ICC Player of the Year award, twice!

  • Dhoni was conferred with the honorary rank of Lt Colonel by the Indian Territorial Army in November 2011. Dhoni has, time and again, iterated that he would like to play some role in the Army in the future.

  • According to Forbes, MS Dhoni’s net worth is $50 million which makes him No. 2 on the list  after Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar’s net worth.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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