13 uknown facts about MS Dhoni – Happy Birthday to you Mahi


MS dhoni celebrates his 37th birthday today. The indian skipper is not only one of the greatest players to step on the field but also one of India’s finest captains. He led india to world cup win in 50 over format, 20 over format, took them to no 1 spot in TEST and ODI ranking, helped clinch the Champions trophy.

On hia 37th birthday we bring to you 13 ubknown facts about MS dhoni or captain cool.

  1. Only SRK does more endorsements than MS Dhoni.

2. MS Dhoni’s net worth is currently around $111 Million.

3. MS Dhoni has the 3rd highest wicket dismissal as a wicket keeper in world  cricket.

4. MS Dhoni is the first captain to win all 3 limited over ICC trophies.

5. He loves football more than cricket and he plays badminton too.

6. He met his wife Sakshi in 2007 during the Pakistan’s tour of India.

7. Dhoni loves WWE, he is a big fan of Bret hart and Hulk Hogan.

8. He loves Butter chicken and choclate fudge.

9. He listens to old classical melodies and is a big fan of Kishor Kumar.

10. Dhoni learnt the helicopter shot from Santosh lal, a former cricketer from jharkhand.

11. Dhoni was recommended in the Indian team by Sachin Tendulkar.

12. Dhoni is the only 2nd captain after Kapil Dev to receive an honory rank. On November 2011 he was given the title of Lieutenant Colonel by the Indian Territorial Army.

dhoni as lieutenant colonel

13. Dhoni spotted long hair during his initial days which he said was inspired by John Abraham.