In Pictures: MS Dhoni's Best Moments as Team India Captain
On Wednesday, January 4, MS Dhoni stepped down as the captain of India in limited overs cricket. Here is a look at some of the best moments from his highly-successful tenure as India's skipper
MS Dhoni stepped down as captain of the India ODI and T20I teams on Wednesday, January 4. (All pictures courtesy of AFP)
Dhoni is India's most successful cricket captain, having led the country to the ICC World T20, ICC World Cup and ICC Champions Trophy titles.
Dhoni captained India to the ICC World T20 title in 2007.
India defeated Pakistan in a nail-biting final as India become the first ever World T20 champions.
In 2011, MS Dhoni hit the winning six as India defeated Sri Lanka in the final to win the ICC ODI World Cup.
Dhoni became the only captain after Kapil Dev to lead India to an ICC ODI World Cup triumph.
Two years later, Dhoni led India to the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy title.
Dhoni became the first ever captain to win the World T20, World Cup and Champions Trophy titles.
Dhoni last captained India during the 3-2 series win over New Zealand.
Will Mahendra Singh Dhoni's successor be as successful as him? We will have to wait and see.