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.
|Real Name||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|Nick Name||Mahi, MS,Captain Cool|
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|
|Date Of Birth||7th July 1981|
|Age (as of 2017)||35 yrs|
|Birth Place||Ranchi, Jharkhand , India|
|Home Town||Ranchi, Jharkhand , India|
Jawahar Vidya Mandir Shyamali, Ranchi , Jharkhand , India
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)
|Address||Harmu Housing colony,Ranchi,Jharkhand,India.|
|Best Friends||Santosh lal
|Hobbies||Playing football and Biking|
|Likes||Loves to play with pet,Collection of the bikes,Watching formula 1.|
|Dislikes||English Songs and doing workout|
|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|
- 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 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 Animal||Sam, a German shepherd, Zara, a black labrador and Zoya, a Weimaraner|
Girls, Affairs and More
|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
|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.