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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

About Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is an Indian cricketer. He is captain for the Chennai Super Kings team in the Indian Premier League. In December 09, he received the scroll and medal of Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award.

Personal Biography

Sakshi Rawat is his wife.

In August 09, Dhoni is seen taking a ride in a speeding car in a car rally.

Professional Biography

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Cricket Performance

In December 08, Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren said enhanced security for Dhoni will be provided after reports that Dhoni is reportedly unimpressed with the security he has been given. Dhoni receiving death threats from Maoists. Dhoni has sent an application for a gun license, which has been forwarded, to the Jharkhand home department. Jay Kumar Singh, a sports coach, said Dhoni deserves 'Z' category security.

In April 09, Dhoni said the team has set a benchmark after its triumph in New Zealand after 41 years.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni in News

Haier Partners with Chennaiyin FC as Associate Sponsor for Indian Super League 2015
Business Wire IndiaHaier, one of the largest Home Appliances & Consumer Electronics and world’s No.1* brand in major appliances for the 6th consecutive year, today announced its strategic partnership with the Chennaiyin FC team, making it the brand’s second year of association with Indian Super League 2015

UST Global Hosts 'Meet and Greet' Event with the Chennai Super Kings Team in Bangalore
Business Wire IndiaUST Global, a leading digital technology services company that provides powerful solutions for Global 1000 companies, recently organized a ‘Meet and Greet’ event with the players of the IPL (Indian Premiere League) team Chennai Super Kings (CSK). The event witnessed participation of UST Global employees, customers and partner NGOs

UST Global Signs USD 30 Million Deal with MP Govt
Business Wire IndiaUST Global, a leading digital technology services company that provides powerful solutions for Global 1000 companies, has signed a seven-year, $30 million deal with the Madhya Pradesh government to digitise its 377 urban local bodies

Team India Unveils Nike’s New Kit for One Day Internationals
Business Wire IndiaTeam India and Nike today unveiled the new striking One Day International kit that the Indian Cricket team will sport starting January 18th in Australia. The new lightweight team kit combines high performance innovation with sustainability: each kit (jersey and bottoms) is made out of an average of 33 recycled plastic bottles

MS Dhoni fined for inappropriate public comments
Dhoni termed the dismissal of Dwayne Smith as horrible decision

MS Dhoni is the New Franchisee Owners for Ranchi Team of Hero Hockey India League alongwith Sahara India Pariwar
Hockey India League today announced Captain of India Cricket Team, MS Dhoni in support of Sahara India Pariwar as the new franchisee owners for the Ranchi team. Coining the team Ranchi Rays, MS Dhoni was himself present for the announcement conference held in Ranchi today alongwith Mr

CORRECTING and REPLACING UST Global Unveils Television Commercial with Chennai Super Kings
Demonstrates its commitment to ‘making the best better’ through technology and innovation  Also announces launch of its Impact India initiative in the august presence of Mr

UST Global Unveils Television Commercial with Chennai Super Kings
Demonstrates its commitment to ‘making the best better’ through technology and innovation Also announces launch of its Impact India initiative in the august presence of Mr

UST Global Announce Three-Year Sponsorship of Indian Premier League Franchise Chennai Super Kings
UST Global, a California based IT services and solutions company has today announced a sponsorship deal with leading Indian Premier League cricket franchise, Chennai Super Kings. The announcement was made during a press conference in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi, ahead of the seventh edition of the IPL

Andhra Pradesh News on March 28, 2014
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on March 28, 2014

NIKE Launches New Limited-Overs Uniform for Team India
Nike, the official apparel sponsor of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), today unveiled the new limited-overs Team India uniform that will debut in the much-anticipated India – Australia series in October

STAR Sports Celebrates India’s Champions Trophy Victory with a Special 5 Episode Series of “Champions ka Champion”
Starting Monday, July 1, each episode will focus on Indian stars and their thoughts on this spectacular victory Catch these 5 episodes every evening at 8 PM on STAR Cricket Leading sports broadcaster STAR Sports announced a special week-long episodic series - Champions Ka Champion - in celebration of India’s spectacular victory at the recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy 2013

STAR Sports 2 and STAR Cricket Launches Hi-Decibel Marketing Campaign to Build ICC Champions Trophy 2013
STAR Sports 2 and STAR Cricket has launched a high decibel marketing campaign, with the core theme of ‘Zor Lagao Champion Banao', to promote the forthcoming ICC Champions Trophy 2013 which gets underway in England starting May 30

Under-19 cricket captain Unmukt Chand likely to miss exams due to poor attendance
Indian cricket skipper Dhoni posts a tweet in support of Unmukt

Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh makes comeback to Indian squad
Indian squad for New Zealand tour selected

Yuvraj and Harbhajan named in probables for World Twenty20 Championships
Yuvraj Singh is making a comeback after recovering from a rare germ cell cancer, while Harbhajan Singh was dropped earlier for poor form

Ex-Pak cricketer Abdul Qadir urges progress on India-Pak cricketing ties
Legendary Pakistan leg spinner Abdul Qadir has urged the PCB, BCCI and the ICC to provide support for the resumption of cricketing ties for the benefit of both nations.

Dhoni becomes brand ambassador of cricket in Nepal
The Nepal Cricket Association has appointed Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the their brand ambassador.

Pietersen reveals 'falling out of love with ODIs' as reason for decision to quit
Explaining the reason for his opting to no longer play one day cricket, England batsman Kevin Pietersen has admitted that he had fallen out of love with ODIs.

Lt. Col. Dhoni to visit Siachen, Leh, J-K forward areas
Indian cricket captain and honorary Territorial Army Lt. Col. M.S. Dhoni will be visiting the Siachen base camp, forward areas in Jammu and Kashmir and Leh in Ladakh from June 2 to 7.

Sports psychologist Webster says Windies has been unable to come out of time warp
Legendary sports psychologist Dr Rudi Webster, who is working as Kolkata Knight Ryders as mental skills coach this season, is not convinced that the West Indies has been able to come out of the time warp.

Misbah could face one match suspension for slow over-rate against Bangladesh
Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq could become the latest cricket skipper to be suspended for maintaining a slow over-rate in the opening game of the Asia Cup against Bangladesh in Mirpur on Sunday.

Srikanth confident of powerful comeback by Indian team in Asia Cup
Chief selector K Srikanth is hopeful of a strong comeback by the Indian squad in the ongoing Asia Cup.

Defeated Indian cricketers return home from Australia
After completing a disastrous tour of Australia, the Indian cricket team, barring a couple of players, returned to India this morning.

No communication breakdown between Indian cricketers, says team media manager
Flanked by all-rounder Irfan Pathan, Indian cricket team media manager G.S. Walia on Friday rubbished reports in the media of a breakdown in communication between key Indian cricketers, and said there was absolutely no need to over analyse such developments, if any.

Reports of Indian cricket team rift exaggerated: Rajiv Shukla
Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) Vice-President Rajeev Shukla on Friday denied reports of any rift in the Indian team, which is currently playing a tri-series in Australia

Akram calls senior players "liability" to back Dhoni's controversial rotation policy
Former Pakistan cricketer Wasim Akram has backed Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's controversial rotation policy, saying that there was a "good reason" behind the move, as senior players were either "not in his control" or had become a "liability".

BCCI rubbishes reports of Indian cricket team rift
Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan has denied reports of any rift in the Indian team, which is currently playing a tri-series in Australia

Australia thumps India by 110 runs in Commonwealth tri-series ODI
Australia comprehensively beat India by 110 runs in the seventh one-day international of the Commonwealth Bank tri-series here on Sunday.

Cricket Australia official urges Sydney Thunder to recruit Indian, Sri Lankan players
A Cricket Australia official Harry Harinath has advised the Sydney Thunder team to recruit Indian and Sri Lankan cricketers to increase supporter base of 90,000 cricket fans, who live within 15 minutes of their Olympic Park base.

Dhoni indirectly suggests that India correct to be wary of DRS
While the International Cricket Council (ICC) and Cricket Australia (CA) have described Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga's five-ball over as an host mistake made by the on field umpire, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said indirectly that India is justified in not relying on the Decision Review System (DRS).

Dhoni to launch his own line of perfumes
Dhoni becomes the first Indian cricketer to announce his own brand of perfumes

Now Own Part of your Favourite Cricketing Star on Tata Sky
In a country where cricket is nothing short of a religion, Tata Sky in association with Universal Collectabillia Private Limited (UCPL) is auctioning four exclusive and unique cricketing memorabilia autographed by India’s top and favourite cricketers namely Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Zaheer Khan and Yuvraj Singh on its power on channel “Channel 100”

Umesh takes three wickets to restrict Australia on 6/277 on day one
Indian pacer Umesh Yadav demonstrated his knack for speed and wickets with three wickets to restrict Australia on 6 for 277 on the first day of the Boxing Day test at Melbourne.

India, Oz aiming for good start in Test series
Both India and Australia are looking forward to a series win and will aim to gain a good start in the Boxing Day Test.

100th ton will relieve Tendulkar emotionally: Dhoni
India skipper MS Dhoni on Saturday said that batting legend Sachin Tendulkar's will be emotionally relieved when he scores his 100th century in Tests and one-day internationals.

Clarke warns Oz players from crossing fair play line against India
Skipper Michael Clarke today said that his players will be aggressive towards India, but won't cross the line in the four-Test series starting on Monday.

Boucher sets world record by scoring half ton, six dismissals in innings for second time
South African cricketer Mark Boucher has set the world record by becoming the only wicketkeeper to score a Test match half-century and effect six dismissals in an innings for the second time.

Tendulkar shouldn't have brought 100 milestone baggage to Australia: Manjrekar
Former batsman and teammate of Sachin Tendulkar, Sanjay Manjrekar, believes the master blaster should have used India's recent one-day international series against the West Indies to complete his hundredth international century rather than bring that "baggage" with him to Australia.

Dhoni backs 'inexperienced' bowling attack to shine in Australia
Indian captain M.S. Dhoni is confident that his inexperienced bowling attack will deliver in the four-Test series against Australia which starts on December 26.

Zaheer on track to play Boxing Day Test against Australia: Fletcher
Indian fast bowler Zaheer Khan is on track to make his comeback from injury in the upcoming four-Test series against Australia, coach Duncan Fletcher said today.

India needs to keep under-pressure Oz batsmen 'out of form': Fletcher
Team India coach Duncan Fletcher today said that the key to success during the tour of Australia will be to continue keeping their struggling batsmen out of form.

Dhoni hopes to keep India's Australia tour 'fireworks free'
Acknowledging that India's 2008 tour of Australia became infamous for the 'monkeygate' racism row between Harbhajan Singh and Andrew Symonds, Indian captain M.S. Dhoni today said that he hopes to keep the latest tour away from controversies.

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