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Happy Birthday Dhoni; Mahi turned 39 today

Former Indian Team Captain turned 39 today. He was born on 7 July 1981 in Ranchi, Jharkhand (then Bihar). Dhoni had made records in International Cricket and Indian Premier League (IPL) which are almost unbreakable or other player finds it impossible to break.  He is the only player who played more than 9 times in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Chennai Super Kings won thrice during this.

 

Indian Cricket Team had played 200 one day matches under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Out of 200, India won 110 matches. He is on the third position in the world under whom a team had played maximum matches. Mahi had played 90 tests, 349 one day, and 98 T-20 international matches. He took retirement from test cricket in 2015. India has won a T-20 match of 2007 along with One day World Cup of 2011 and Champions Trophy of 2013 under the captaincy of Dhoni.

MS Dhoni Record of playing maximum IPL finals

Dhoni had played the IPL finals 9 times and this is a record of playing the IPL finals for the maximum times. He played as a part of Chennai Super kings 8 times and the team won thrice. Once he played as a player in Rising Pune. After Dhoni, Suresh Raina is on the second position who have played the Indian Premier Leagues finals 8 times

As a captain, he played maximum IPL’s

Mahi has one more record under his name. Mahi had played more than 174 matches as a Captain. He has captained 160 matches for Chennai whereas 14 matches for Pune (2016 season). After Dhoni, Gautam Gambhir is on the second position who has captained the maximum number of matches. Gautam Gambhir has captained 129 matches for Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders.

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