NDTV Cricket Background image
MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni

Born July 7, 1981 Ranchi, Jharkhand
Age 33 Years, 10 Months, 23 Days
National Side India
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Batting Rank Test - 38, ODI - 8, World Cup - 8, T20I - 32
Bowling Rank Test - NA, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA, T20I - NA
Teams Played India, Asia XI, East Zone, India A, India Blue, Indian Board President's XI, India Seniors, Rest of India, Chennai, Jharkhand
Man of the Match Test - 2, ODI - 19, World Cup - 1, T20I - 0, IPL - 11, CL - 0,
Career Span 2005 - 2014, 2004 - 2015, 2007 - 2015, 2006 - 2014, 2008 - 2015, 2010 - 2014,

In the late 90s and during Greg Chappell's coaching era, when heads were tumbling through the Indian team's turmoil, it seems all that Mahendra Singh Dhoni did was chalk out a plan on how things would change for the better. When granted the opportunity to lead, he showed himself ready and emerged as the solution to most of India's problems, enough to finally fulfill expectations of a long-suffering crowd of supporters.

MS Dhoni OVERLALL STATS

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s6sAvgS/RCtSt
Test 90144164876224 v AUS6335447838.0959.1125638
ODI 262228668499183* v SL95866118352.4689.1724485
World Cup 2017550791* v SL03391042.2591.18275
T20I 50452084948* v AUS00572433.96116.302511
IPL 12911640298670* v BLR01521812639.28139.275823
CL 2423844963* v SRH01282629.93141.191411

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w5wAvgE/RS/R
Test 716.016700/1 v ENG00-4.18-
ODI 26.003111/14 v WI0031.005.1636.00
World Cup 00000000000
T20I 00000000000
IPL 00000000000
CL 12.002500/25 v YOR00-12.50-

MS Dhoni AGAINST OPPOSITION

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Australia 19 33 5 990 224 1 5 102 / 16 35.35 60.29 56 15
Bangladesh 3 4 2 193 89 0 2 19 / 7 96.50 70.95 12 3
England 21 37 2 1157 99 0 12 145 / 12 33.05 51.42 63 4
New Zealand 9 13 2 599 98 0 6 68 / 9 54.45 59.36 28 5
Pakistan 5 6 1 323 148 1 2 42 / 5 64.60 73.91 9 1
South Africa 12 20 1 647 132* 1 2 85 / 6 34.05 55.96 27 1
Sri Lanka 9 12 2 491 110 2 2 46 / 9 49.10 65.72 21 1
West Indies 12 19 1 476 144 1 2 37 / 14 26.44 64.67 40 8
Total 90 144 16 4876 224 v AUS 6 33 544/78 49.19 62.79 256 38

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
England 3 11.0 1 40 0 0/1 0 / 0 - 3.63 -
New Zealand 2 2.0 0 10 0 0/5 0 / 0 - 5.00 -
Pakistan 1 1.0 0 13 0 0/13 0 / 0 - 13.00 -
South Africa 1 2.0 0 4 0 0/4 0 / 0 - 2.00 -
Total 7 16.0 1 67 0 0/13 v PAK 0/0 - 5.91 -

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

MS Dhoni LOCATION WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Away 48 83 7 2496 148 v PAK 1 18 309 / 37 32.84 58.68 154 13
Home 42 61 9 2380 224 v AUS 5 15 235 / 41 45.76 59.55 102 25
Total 90 144 16 4876 224 v AUS 6 33 544/78 39.30 59.12 256 38

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Away 5 14.0 1 61 0 0/1 v ENG 0 / 0 - 4.35 -
Home 2 2.0 0 6 0 0/1 v ENG 0 / 0 - 3.00 -
Total 7 16.0 1 67 0 0/1 v ENG 0/0 - 3.68 -

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

MS Dhoni YEAR WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
2005 3 5 1 149 51* v SL 0 1 20 / 2 37.25 74.87 5 1
2006 12 19 0 557 148 v PAK 1 2 76 / 12 29.31 71.59 36 8
2007 8 13 4 468 92 v ENG 0 5 52 / 10 52.00 67.82 14 3
2008 12 19 1 633 92 v AUS 0 6 60 / 8 35.16 52.48 26 5
2009 5 6 2 369 110 v SL 2 2 34 / 8 92.25 59.22 21 1
2010 13 19 1 749 132* v SA 1 4 79 / 11 41.61 55.48 41 7
2011 12 21 2 511 144 v WI 1 3 47 / 10 26.89 58.06 47 3
2012 8 13 2 447 99 v ENG 0 5 44 / 8 40.63 49.22 13 3
2013 8 12 2 459 224 v AUS 1 0 56 / 6 45.90 72.39 16 6
2014 9 17 1 534 82 v ENG 0 5 76 / 3 33.37 54.43 37 1
Total 90 144 16 4876 224 v AUS 6 33 544/78 43.44 61.56 256 38

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
2006 1 1.0 0 13 0 0/13 v PAK 0 / 0 - 13.00 -
2008 1 1.0 0 1 0 0/1 v ENG 0 / 0 - 1.00 -
2010 1 1.0 0 5 0 0/5 v NZ 0 / 0 - 5.00 -
2011 2 10.0 1 39 0 0/16 v ENG 0 / 0 - 3.90 -
2013 1 2.0 0 4 0 0/4 v SA 0 / 0 - 2.00 -
2014 1 1.0 0 5 0 0/5 v NZ 0 / 0 - 5.00 -
Total 7 16.0 1 67 0 0/16 v ENG 0/0 - 4.98 -

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
11(23) & 24*(39) - v Australia Dec 26, 2014
33(53) & 0(2) - v Australia Dec 17, 2014
82(140) & 0(5) - v England Aug 15, 2014
71(133) & 27(22) - v England Aug 07, 2014
50(113) & 6(11) - v England Jul 27, 2014

MS DHONI's profile

In the late 90s and during Greg Chappell's coaching era, when heads were tumbling through the Indian team's turmoil, it seems all that Mahendra Singh Dhoni did was chalk out a plan on how things would change for the better. When granted the opportunity to lead, he showed himself ready and emerged as the solution to most of India's problems, enough to finally fulfill expectations of a long-suffering crowd of supporters.