MS Dhoni steps down as captain of India limited overs sides

You can barely resentment him that.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni ordinarily known as M. S. Dhoni; conceived 7 July 1981 is an Indian cricketer who captained the Indian group in constrained overs positions from 2007 to 2016 and in Test cricket from 2008 to 2014. An assaulting right-gave center request batsman and wicket-manager, he is generally viewed as one of the best finishers in constrained overs cricket. He made his One Day International (ODI) make a big appearance in December 2004 against Bangladesh, and played his first Test a year later against Sri Lanka

Dhoni was conceived in Ranchi, Bihar (now in Jharkhand), and he recognizes just like a Rajput. His fatherly town Lvali is in the Lamgarha square of the Almora District of Uttarakhand. Dhoni’s folks, moved from Uttarakhand to Ranchi where his dad Pan Singh worked in junior administration positions in MECON. Dhoni has a sister Jayanti Gupta and a sibling Narendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni is an aficionado of Adam Gilchrist, and his adolescence symbols were cricket colleague Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood on-screen character Amitabh Bachchan and vocalist Lata Mangeshkar.


2007 Cricket World Cup

Dhoni played his first ODI World Cup in 2007 at the Caribbean. India made an early exit from the competition in the Group Stage. In 2007 Cricket World Cup, India was put in Group B with Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bermuda. Rahul Dravid captained the group in this World Cup. In three matches India played, they figured out how to win just a single against Bermuda while losing the rest from Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. In their first match against Bangladesh, India was hard and fast in only 191 in 49.3 overs. Dhoni was out for 0. He befuddled Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan and skipper Habibul Bashar in the match be that as it may, India lost by 5 wickets.

In the following match against Bermuda, India posted the then Highest Score in the World Cup 413/5 in an absolute necessity win coordinate. Dhoni scored 29 off 25 Balls which incorporates Two 4s and One 6. India won the match by 257 runs. India was required to win their last gathering match against the Lankans however they lost by 69 runs. Pursuing the objective of 255, India disintegrated to 185 hard and fast in 43.3 overs. Dhoni was out for 0 for the second time in the competition in his first ball by Muttiah Muralitharan. In this manner, India was out of the world glass in first round. The Team was vigorously scrutinized for their execution. Dhoni’s under development house in Ranchi was assaulted by approximately 200 fans after the Bangladesh misfortune.



2011 Cricket World Cup

Under Dhoni’s captaincy, India won the 2011 World Cup. In the last against Sri Lanka, pursuing 275, Dhoni advanced himself up the batting request, preceding an in shape Yuvraj Singh. When he came to bat India required more than six runs for each over with three top request batsmen officially expelled. He began building a decent association with Gautam Gambhir. Because of good strokeplay and dynamic running between wickets, they stayed aware of the required run rate. Dhoni was on 60 off 60 balls, however later quickened with a more noteworthy stream of limits, closure with 91 not out off 79 balls.

Befitting the event, he completed the match of in style with a colossal six over long-on off bowler Nuwan Kulasekara and won Man of the Match. Later in the post-coordinate presentation, he conceded that he came up the request in order to counter the Muralitharan turn risk as he was exceptionally acquainted with Murali’s knocking down some pins, who was his partner in the Indian Premier League (IPL) establishment Chennai Super Kings. He had come after the expulsion of Virat Kohli, additionally a privilege gave batsman. By joining forces the left-gave Gambhir, he guaranteed a right-left blend at the wrinkle that makes it troublesome for bowlers to subside into a cadence.


The bat utilized by Dhoni in the last match was sold for ₹ 72 Lac. The cash goes to Sakshi Rawat Foundation, worked by Dhoni’s better half Sakshi Rawat to vagrant kids.

Dhoni is a privilege gave batsman and wicket-guardian. At first, Dhoni showed up as a lower-arrange assaulting batsman yet he step by step changed his style of playing with the event of weight circumstance and his developing duty as a skipper. He is an intense hitter of the ball and one of the speediest men in running between the wickets.



His wicket-keeping ability is generally commended by cricket specialists. He is speedy when comes to puzzling. He is the fundamental wicket-guardian in the group yet he once in a while bowls.

Dhoni’s results in international matches
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