|Real Name||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|Nickname||MSD, MS, Mahi, Captain Cool|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman & Wicket-keeper)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||5’ 9” (175 cm)|
|Weight||78 kg (172 lbs)|
Chest Size – 42 Inches
Waist Size – 32 Inches
Biceps Size – 14 Inches
Body Shape – Hourglass
Shoe Size- 10 (US)
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|International Debut||> ODI- 23 December 2004 against Bangladesh at Chittagong|
> Test- 2 December 2005 against Sri Lanka at Chennai
> T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa at Johannesburg
|Domestic/State Team||Asia XI, Bihar, Chennai Super Kings, Jharkhand, Rising Pune Supergiants|
|Nature on field||Calm|
|Likes to play against||Pakistan and Australia|
|Favourite Shot||Helicopter shot and Paddlesweep|
|Records||> Under his captaincy, Indian team won major tournaments in all 3 formats: the No.1 Test ranking for 18 months (2009-2011), the ODI World Cup in 2011, Champions Trophy in 2013 and the Twenty20 World Cup in 2007.|
> Most centuries at the position of No.7 in ODIs.
> Most 6s in International Cricket as a captain.
> Most number of stumpings in International Cricket.
> Highest score by a wicket-keeper batsman in ODIs (183 runs).
> Won most T20 International matches as a captain.
> Most times bowled in International Cricket while playing a match as a wicket-keeper.
> Only skipper to score an ODIs century while batting at No.7
> First Indian wicket-keeper batsman to score 4,000 Test runs.
> Highlight score by an Indian captain in Tests (224 runs).
> 3rd skipper ever to have captained in 300+ international matches, after Ricky Ponting (324) and Stephen Fleming (303).
> Only skipper to to have captained 50+ matches in all 3 formats.
> First Indian captain to win a Test series in New Zealand.
|Career Turning Point||Performance in the 2003/04 tri-nation tournament against Kenya and Pakistan A, where he scored 362 runs in 6 matches at an average of 72.40.|
|Date of Birth||7 July 1981|
|Age (2018)||37 Years|
|Birth Place||Ranchi, Jharkhand, India|
|Hometown||Ranchi, Jharkhand, India|
|School||DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Shyamali, Ranchi, Jharkhand|
|College||St. Xaviers College, Ranchi|
|Educational Qualifications||College dropout|
|Family||Father- Pan Singh (MECON employee; worked at Junior Management position)|
Mother- Devki Devi
Brother- Narendra Singh Dhoni (Elder)
Sister- Jayanti Gupta (Elder)
|Coach/Mentor||Keshav Banerjee and Chanchal Bhattacharya|
|Address||Harmu Housing Colony, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India|
|Likes & Dislikes||> Likes- Collecting bikes, playing with his pets, watching English Premiership League (EPL) and Formula 1|
> Dislikes- English songs and workout
|Hobbies||Biking and playing football|
|Favourite Cricketer||> Batsman : Sachin Tendulkar and Adam Gilchrist|
> Bowler : Glenn McGrath and Brett Lee
|Favourite Cricket Ground||Lord’s Cricket Ground , London|
Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne
|Favourite Food||Chicken Butter Masala, Chicken Tikka Pizza, Kebabs, Yellow Dal, Sonpapdi, Gulab Jamun and Rasgullas|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan and John Abraham|
|Favourite Actress||Angelina Jolie and Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Film||Agneepath and Sholay|
|Favourite Musician||Kishore Kumar|
|Favourite Color||Blue and Black|
|Favourite Destination||Sri Lanka and Goa|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Girlfriends||> Priyanka Jha (died in 2002)|
> Lakshmi Rai (South Indian actress)
> Sakshi Singh Rawat (Sakshi Dhoni)
|Marriage Date||4 July 2010|
|Cars Collection||Open Mahindra Scorpio, Maruti SX4, Hummer H2, Toyota Corolla, Land Rover Freelander, GMC Sierra, Mitsubishi Pajero Sfx, Mitsubishi Out Lander, Porsche 911, Audi Q7 SUV, Ferrari 599|
|Bikes Collection||Hero Karizma ZMR, Yamaha Rxz, Yamaha Thundercat, Yamaha Rx, Ducati 1098, Yamaha Rd 350, Tvs Apache, Kawasaki zx14r Ninja, Confederate Hellcat X 132, Harley Davidson Fat boy, Enfield Machismo, Customized Tvs Dirt bike|
|Net Worth||$110 Million (710 Crore INR)|