Records and Achievements by Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is undoubtedly the best captain in India. During his captaincy Indian cricket reached to a new height and still going. His debut one day international was on 23rd December 2004 vs Bangladesh. In this 7 years of his international cricketing career Dhoni lead team India for 102(186 total match played by him) matches. There might be question about the best cricket captain in the world but Dhoni made his great presence with his cool and calm attitude, sharp and brave decisions and gentle but aggressive captaincy.

Dhoni’s records as a batsman in international cricket

Captaincy statistics for Mahendra Singh Dhoni

FormatMatchesWonLostTieNo ResultWin percentage
Test241430758.33
ODI10259351757.84
T202512111148
IPL5936230061.02
CLT206501083.33

Batting statistics for Mahendra Singh Dhoni

FormatMatchesInningsRunsNOAvg.SR100's50's
Test54822925940.0660.32420
ODI18616660494248.7887.53738
T202625451826.52111.9100
IPL595114251539.58138.6108
CLT206591345.513000

Fielding statistics for Mahendra Singh Dhoni

FormatCatchesStumpingsRunouts
Test148251
ODI1816011
T201133
IPL20158
CLT20562

Dhoni has won 15(14 ODI & 1 Test) man of the matches award and 4 man of the series awards.

Man of the Match awards for MS Dhoni

No.RunsOpponentVenueSeasonAs Keeper
1148PakistanVishakapatnam20052 Catches
2183*Sri LankaJaipur20051 Catch
372PakistanLahore20063 Catches
491*BangladeshMirpur20071 Stumping
5139*AfricaChennai20073 Stumpings
650*AustraliaChandigarh20072 Stumpings
763PakistanGuwahati20071 Stumping
867Sri LankaKarachi20082 Catches
976Sri LankaColombo20082 Catches
10160 (92+68)AustraliaMohali20082 Catches, 1 Stumping
1184*New ZealandNapier20091 Catch, 1 Stumping
1246*West IndiesSt. Lucia2009 2 Catches, 1 Stumping
13124AustraliaNagpur20091 Catch, 1 Stumping, 1 Runout
14101*BangladeshMirpur2010-
1591*Sri LankaMumbai20111 Catch, 1 Run Out

Man of the Series awards won by MS Dhoni

No.RunsOpponentVenueSeasonMatchesAs keeper
1346Sri LankaIndia2005-067(5 Innings)6Catches,3Stumpings
2127BangladeshBangladesh20072(2 Innings)1 Catch, 2 Stumpings
3193Sri LankaSri Lanka20085(5 Innings)3 Catches, 1 Stumping
4182West IndiesWest Indies20094(3 Innings)4 Catches, 1 Stumping

Dhoni has scored 7 ODI centuries and 4 test centuries

Centuries by MS Dhoni in one day cricket

NoRunsMatchOpponentVenueYear
11485PakistanVishakapatnam, India 2005
2183*22Sri LankaJaipur, India2005
3139*74Africa XIChennai, India2007
4109*109Hong KongKarachi, Pakistan 2008
5124143Australia Nagpur, India 2009
6107152Sri LankaNagpur, India 2009
7101*156BangladeshDhaka, Bangladesh 2010

Centuries by MS Dhoni in test cricket

No.RunsMatchAgainstVenueYear
11485PakistanFaisalabad, Pakistan 2006
211038Sri LankaAhmedabad, India 2009
3100*40Sri LankaMumbai, India 2009
4132*42South AfricaKolkata, India 2010

Dhoni holding a trophy in his early cricket life.
Dhoni holding a trophy in his very early cricket life

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