Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Quick Facts

Known As Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Father’s Name Devki Devi
Mother’s Name Pan Singh
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DOB 07/07/1981
  • Most wins by an Indian captain in Tests, ODIs and T20Is, and most back-to-back wins by an Indian captain in ODIs
  • India won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, the CB Series of 2007–08, the 2010 Asia Cup, the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy
  • First captain to win all three ICC limited-overs trophies
  • he captained the Chennai Super Kings to victory at the 2010, 2011 and 2018 seasons, along with wins in the 2010 and 2014 editions of Champions League Twenty20
  • Indian international cricketer who captained the Indian national team in limited-overs formats from 2007 to 2016 and in Test cricket from 2008 to 2014
  • one of the best wicket-keepers in world cricket
  • ICC ODI Player of the Year award in 2008 and 2009
  • the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award in 2007
  • Padma Shri Award Winner
  • Padma Bhushan Award Winner
Place / From Ranchi, Jharkhand