Mahendra Singh Dhoni: News

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is a former Indian international cricket player. He served as the captain of the Indian national cricket team in Test cricket from 2008-2014 and in limited-overs formats from 2007-2017. As of 2021, Dhoni serves as the captain of the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL. He played first-class cricket on the domestic level for Jharkhand. Dhoni has played 90 Tests and 350 ODIs in his cricket career. The right-handed former batsman is the only captain in cricket history to win all the ICC trophies. India won the ICC World Twenty20 in 2007 and the Asia Cups in 2010 and 2016 under his captaincy. He also led India in their ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 campaign which the men in blue won and also the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. He is one of the few cricketers to score over 10,000 runs in ODI matches. He is considered to be one of the greatest captains in the history of cricket. Dhoni is the recipient of numerous accolades including the Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. He bid farewell to international cricket on August 15, 2020.

Captains who have appeared in most IPL finals

Kolkata Knight Riders thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad to reach the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) final.

IPL: Which batter has scored most runs in playoffs?

The 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season is set to approach its business end.

Notable records of MS Dhoni in IPL 2024

MS Dhoni suffered heartbreak after Chennai Super Kings failed to reach the Indian Premier League 2024 playoffs.

Decoding batters with most IPL runs against RCB

Former Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni on Saturday became the highest run-scorer against Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the Indian Premier League.

Chennai Super Kings: Decoding their IPL 2024 season in stats

Chennai Super Kings' campaign in the ongoing 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) came to a heartbreaking end.

MS Dhoni becomes highest run-scorer against RCB in IPL: Stats

Chennai Super Kings veteran batter Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the highest run-scorer against Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the Indian Premier League.

RCB overcome CSK, reach IPL 2024 playoffs: Stats

The Royal Challengers Bengaluru booked a spot in the playoffs of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Saturday.

14 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup: Here are captains with most match-wins

The 2024 Men's ICC T20 World Cup will be underway on June 1 in the Caribbean and USA.

14 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 WC: Batters with the most runs in death overs

The 2024 ICC T20 World Cup will get underway on June 1 with West Indies and USA co-hosting the event.

12 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup: Who owns most runs as captain?

The 2024 Men's ICC T20 World Cup will be underway on June 1 in the Caribbean and USA.

IPL 2024: CSK host RR in must-win encounter 

Chennai Super Kings are set to host Rajasthan Royals in Match 61 of the 2024 Indian Premier League season at the MA Chidambaram Stadium.

10 May 2024

Gujarat Titans

IPL 2024, record-breaking Gujarat Titans floor Chennai Super Kings: Stats

Gujarat Titans floored the Chennai Super Kings in Match 59 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Friday.

MS Dhoni completes 250 sixes in IPL: Decoding his stats

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) talisman MS Dhoni has become just the fifth batter to complete 250 sixes in the Indian Premier League.

Indian Premier League: Decoding players with most PoTM awards

Virat Kohli smashed a 47-ball 92 against Punjab Kings in Match 58 of the Indian Premier League 2024 season on Thursday.

08 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

Wicket-keepers with most dismissals in T20 World Cup history 

India are set to feature in the 2024 ICC T20 World Cup scheduled in the West Indies and USA.

08 May 2024

ICC T20 World Cup

ICC T20 World Cup: Reliving India's greatest wins 

A spirited Team India under a young MS Dhoni went on the win the inaugural ICC T20 World Cup in 2007.

IPL 2024: Chahar, Harshal record three-fers for PBKS against CSK

Punjab Kings' Rahul Chahar and Harshal Patel continue their exploits in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.

IPL: Spinners who have dismissed MS Dhoni most times 

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been entertaining his fans with his blistering death-over cameos in IPL 2024.

MS Dhoni has dominated these bowlers in Indian Premier League

Thala Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been entertaining his fans with his death-over blitz in the 2024 Indian Premier League edition.

Which player has won most matches in IPL?

Chennai Super Kings bounced back with a win in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season after thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.

MS Dhoni makes history in IPL with this unique record

Mahendra Singh Dhoni etched his name in Indian Premier League's history books.

24 Apr 2024

Dinesh Karthik

A look at lesser-known records of Dinesh Karthik in IPL

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's Dinesh Karthik has been among the runs in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.

19 Apr 2024

Lucknow Super Giants

Lucknow Super Giants tame Chennai Super Kings: Key stats

The Lucknow Super Giants beat Chennai Super Kings in Match 34 of the Indian Premier League 2024 season on Friday in Lucknow.

MS Dhoni goes berserk, slams nine-ball 28* versus LSG: Stats

Veteran Chennai Super Kings batter Mahendra Singh Dhoni entertained fans after a superb cameo against the Lucknow Super Giants in Match 34 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Friday.

18 Apr 2024

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma becomes second player to complete 250 IPL appearances

Mumbai Indians batter Rohit Sharma has completed 250 appearances in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

15 Apr 2024

Indian Cricket Team

A look at Indian batters with most T20 sixes

Rohit Sharma scripted history at the Wankhede Stadium after completing 500 sixes in T20 cricket.

MS Dhoni accomplishes 5,000 runs for CSK: Decoding his stats

MS Dhoni became the second batter to complete 5,000 runs for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

14 Apr 2024

KL Rahul

KL Rahul completes 300 sixes in T20 cricket: Decoding stats

KL Rahul has become the fifth Indian to complete 300 maximums in T20 cricket.

IPL 2024: MI and CSK meet in clash of titans

It's time for the clash of the titans as Mumbai Indians will host Chennai Super Kings in Match 29 of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

Decoding lesser-known records of MS Dhoni in IPL

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is among the most successful players and captains in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL: A look at highest run-scorers in death overs

The advent of T20 cricket enhanced the role of providing finishing touches with the bat. It became prominent with each passing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Indian Premier League: Decoding one-sided player rivalries 

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has produced some exhilarating player rivalries over the years. With each passing season, the battles keep on getting intense.

Presenting the highest run-scorers against pacers in IPL

Every year, pacers from all around the globe make the Indian Premier League (IPL) a success.

IPL: Who has the most runs in final over?

The advent of T20 cricket in the late 2000s enhanced the role of finishers. It became prominent with each passing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2024, SRH vs CSK: A look at key battles

Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings will lock horns in Match 18 of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium.

MS Dhoni stuns DC with vintage hits, scripts these records

Chennai Super Kings' Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned the clock back with his trademark strokes against Delhi Capitals in IPL 2024.

IPL 2024, DC evade Dhoni scare to beat CSK: Stats 

Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Super Kings in Match 13 of the Indian Premier League 2024 in Vizag.

30 Mar 2024

Cleartrip

MS Dhoni announced as brand ambassador for Cleartrip

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, popularly known as 'Captain Cool' and currently playing for the Chennai Super Kings in this IPL season, has been named the new brand ambassador for Cleartrip.

29 Mar 2024

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni with this monumental IPL feat

Virat Kohli dazzled against the Kolkata Knight Riders in match number 10 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Friday.

29 Mar 2024

Virat Kohli

RCB vs KKR: Virat Kohli hammers his 52nd IPL half-century

Royal Challengers Bengaluru supremo Virat Kohli hit an unbeaten 83 versus the Kolkata Knight Riders in match number 10 of the Indian Premier League 2024 season on Friday.

MS Dhoni becomes second-oldest Indian to play in IPL: Details

The 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) is underway with defending champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) crossing swords in the opener in Chennai.

Decoding the best knocks of MS Dhoni in IPL history

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has stepped down as Chennai Super Kings captain ahead of the Indian Premier League 2024 season which starts on March 22.

IPL: Decoding CSK's title-winning campaigns under MS Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) appointed Ruturaj Gaikwad as their captain for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Thursday.

CSK face RCB in IPL 2024 opener: Preview and stats

Chennai Super Kings face Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Friday.

MS Dhoni: Decoding his Indian Premier League captaincy stats

Chennai Super Kings have announced Ruturaj Gaikwad as the captain for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Thursday.

21 Mar 2024

Ruturaj Gaikwad

Ruturaj Gaikwad replaces MS Dhoni as Chennai Super Kings skipper

In a major development, opener Ruturaj Gaikwad has replaced Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain of Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

IPL 2024: Decoding the best playing XI for CSK

Five-time winners Chennai Super Kings will head into the 2024 he Indian Premier League (IPL) as defending champions.

17 Mar 2024

Virat Kohli

List of milestones Virat Kohli can accomplish in IPL 2024

Virat Kohli will be critical to Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) bid to win their maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) title in 2024.

IPL 2023 recap: Dhoni powered CSK to their fifth title 

Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will fight for their sixth title in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL), starting on March 22.

A look at unique batting records in IPL

The 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) edition is around the corner.

IPL 2024: Rating the captains of all 10 teams

The 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season will get underway on March 22 with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royal Challengers Bangalore clashing in the opener.

15 Feb 2024

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma hammers his third Test century against England

Indian skipper Rohit Sharma scored a brilliant ton on Day 1 of the ongoing third Test against England in Rajkot.

17 Jan 2024

Delhi High Court

Defamation suit filed against Dhoni by ex-business partners: Explained

Former business partners of Indian cricket legend Mahendra Singh Dhoni have filed a defamation case against him in the Delhi High Court.

A look at India's momentous Test wins in South Africa

India beat South Africa at Newlands, Cape Town, to level the two-match series 1-1.

5 reasons why CSK will win the IPL 2024 title

Five-time winners Chennai Super Kings will head into the 2024 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as defending champions.

26 Dec 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: Meet martial artist world-record holder Chinmay Sharma

Chinmay Sharma is a martial artist from Delhi who has made India proud at the highest level.

IPL 2024 auction: CSK make Daryl Mitchell their marquee signing

Chennai Super Kings made quite a few statements with some of their additions in the Indian Premier League 2024 auction.

15 Dec 2023

Indian Cricket Team

BCCI retires MS Dhoni's number seven jersey: Report

As per the latest developments, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in India has retired MS Dhoni's iconic number seven jersey.

Chennai Super Kings release Stokes, Pretorius among other players: Analysis

Chennai Super Kings won the Indian Premier League last season and have held on to their core ahead of the upcoming auction on December 19.

24 Nov 2023

Indian Cricket Team

Decoding Team India's highest successful chases in T20Is

Team India scripted history on November 23 as they registered their highest successful T20I run-chase.

16 Nov 2023

Babar Azam

Babar Azam resigns as Pakistan's all-format captain: Decoding his stats

Babar Azam has resigned as Pakistan's captain across formats following the team's poor run in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup.

13 Nov 2023

Indian Cricket Team

Breaking down India's highest run-scorers in ODI cricket

Rohit Sharma played a brilliant knock against Netherlands in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup clash in Bengaluru.