July 16, 2020 By Swapnil Suryawanshi
MS Dhoni


Mahendra Singh Dhoni, is an 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. He is the only captain in the history of Cricket to win all ICC trophies.


P.M NARENDRA MODI was arived at Portugal and PM of Portugal gifted Modi a T-shirt of CRISTIANO RONALDO with Ronaldo’s Autograph

PM Modi, Ronaldo

Is Dhoni a billionaire :

The Richest say that Dhoni amassed a net worth of around of £74 million, as of 2015. Dhoni’s wealth comes from match earnings and lucrative sponsorship deals from Reebok, Spartan Sports, Amity University and Pepsi.

Early life and background

Dhoni was born in RanchiBihar (now in Jharkhand),and he identifies as a Hindu Rajput. His paternal village Lwali is in the Lamgara block of the Almora District of Uttarakhand. Dhoni’s parents moved from Uttarakhand to Ranchi, where his father Pan Singh worked in junior management positions in MECON. Dhoni has a sister Jayanti Gupta and a brother Narendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni is a fan of Adam Gilchrist, and his childhood idols were cricket teammate Sachin TendulkarBollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan and singer Lata Mangeshkar.

World Cup

Dhoni has captained India in two World Cups. Under his captaincy, India won the World Cup in 2011 and reached the semifinals in 2015.

Test career

Following his good one-day performance against Sri Lanka, Dhoni replaced Dinesh Karthik in December 2005 as the Indian teams’ Test wicket-keeper. Dhoni scored 30 runs in his debut match, that was marred by rain. Dhoni came to the crease when the team was struggling at 109/5 and as wickets kept falling around him, he played an aggressive innings in which he was the last man to be dismissed.Dhoni made his maiden half-century in the second Test and his quick scoring rate (half century came off 51 balls) helped India set a target of 436 and the Sri Lankans were bowled out for 247.

Who is richer Dhoni or Ronaldo :

According to Forbes, Dhoni earned $31m last year with $4m from salary+winnings and $27m from endorsements. … On the other hand, Cristiano Ronaldo earned a whopping $93m last year with $58m from his Read madrid salary and $35m from endorsements. He was the highest paid athlete.

Who is faster Dhoni or Ronaldo :

CR7 ran 96m in 10 secs (9.6m/s) in past, which is nearly equal to Usain Bolts record. Dhoni takes 3-4 secs in running between wickets(20m). Assuming he can continue his run like that for with out tuning back, his speed will be 7-8m/s.

Personal life

Dhoni married Sakshi Singh Rawat, his schoolmate in DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Shyamali, a native of DehradunUttarakhand, on 4 July 2010. At the time of their marriage, she was studying hotel management and was working as a trainee at the Taj Bengal, Kolkata. After the retirement of Sakshi’s father from his tea growing business, their family shifted to their native place, Dehradun.

Indian Premier League

MS Dhoni in Chennai Super Kings colors in 2011.

Dhoni was contracted by the Chennai Super Kings for US$1.5 million. This made him the most expensive player in the IPL for the first season auctions. Under his captaincy, Chennai Super Kings won the 2010 and 2011 and 2018 Indian Premier League titles and the 2010 and 2014 Champions League T20 titles.

Playing style

Dhoni is a right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper. Initially, Dhoni appeared as a lower-order attacking batsman but he gradually changed his playing style to deal with high-pressure scenarios and his growing responsibility as a captain. He is a powerful hitter of the ball and is one of the fastest men in running between the wickets. He made use of the helicopter shot technique,taught to him by was fellow player and childhood friend Santosh Lal.

His wicket-keeping skill is widely praised by cricket experts. He is quickest when it comes to stumpings.[citation needed] He has a world record for the highest number of stumpings by any wicket-keeper.[clarification needed] He is the main wicket-keeper in the team but he occasionally bowls as a medium fast bowler.

World Cup

Dhoni has captained India in two World Cups. Under his captaincy, India won the World Cup in 2011 and reached the semifinals in 2015.

What is Dhoni net worth :

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Net Worth:$170 Million
Date of Birth:Jul 7, 1981 (38 years old)
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
Profession:Cricketer, Actor

Is Dhoni retired :

Dhoni retired from Test cricket in 2014, though he continued representing India in shorter formats of the game. He led India to victory in three major global tournaments, but stepped down as captain in 2017.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni & Sakshi Mahendra Singh Dhoni