Mahendra Singh Dhoni or MS Dhoni is a name in himself in the world of cricket. He is the only cricketer in cricket history who won all the three ICC’s for India. After having such great success in his life and victory in cricket, he announced his retirement on 15th August 2020.
Coming from the small state Ranchi, he faced all the difficulties and completed his journey from a small state cricketer to the captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Earlier he played in his school’s sports club as a cricketer, after that he was selected for Bihar Ranji Team for 1999-2000. From there on he played in the Indian A team and selected for the ODI team. He did not have a great start in his debut but in his second session, he played very well and scored a good number of runs. This is the start of the career of Dhoni in International cricket.
Dhoni leads India in the first-ever World cup T20 in 2007 as a captain. During his captaincy, India got the no.1 rank in ICC. This is the biggest achievement that he got. He is the second Indian captain who won the world cup after Kapil Dev. Dhoni became the most successful Indian captain and played 322 international matches as a captain which is as 200 ODI’s, 60 Tests, and 72 T20’s. This is the world record that he had beaten in his cricket captaincy career. He scored 4876 runs in his test matches, 10773 runs in ODI matches, and 1617 in T20 international in total. He is also the captain of Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League. Dhoni is the expensive player of IPL and CSK won the IPL trophies of 2010, 2011, and 2018 throughout is the captaincy.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni got so many achievements and awards in the course of his cricket career. He got National Awards- Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna in 2007, Padmashri 2009, Padma Bhushan 2018. He got the title of ICC ODI player of the year 2008 and 2009. He also got the title of MTV Youth Icon of the year. He also achieves the LG People’s Choice Award. There is so much glory and success that he achieved in his career and become the world’s famous personality. He is the army in himself for the Indian Cricket Team. These achievements make people follow him and got inspired by him.