Mahendra Singh Dhoni Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More

Mahendra Singh Dhoni Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More


Real Name Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Nickname MSD, MS, Mahi
Profession International Cricketer (Plays for India)
Physical Stats & More
Height in cm 175 cm
Height in meters 1.75 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 Feet 9 Inches (5′ 9″)
Weight in Kg 70 kg
Weight in Pounds 154 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Tattoos None
Jersey Number #7 – IPL (CSK)
#7 – India
Domestic/State Team Jharkhand Cricket Team
IPL Team Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Nature on field very cool and calm
Likes to play against Pakistan
Favourite shot Helicopter Shot
Records (main ones) 1. India has won first T20 world cup under his captaincy in 2007
2. He has led Indian team to win 2011 ICC world cup.
3. Under his captaincy, India holds the record of most wins in all 3 formats.
4. He holds the record of leading India for most number of Test matches (59)
5. He holds the record of most dismissals by any Indian wicketkeeper in all 3 formats.
6. He is the only captain under whose captaincy a team bagged all the 3 ICC trophies (World T20, World Cup & Champions Trophy)
Career Turning Point When he was selected from BCCI’s small-town talent-spotting initiative (TRDW) while he was playing a match at Jamshedpur in 2003.
Controversies 1. Match fixing In IPL, involvement of CSK owners.
2. His decisions behind selection of team. He is often criticised by fans for not including senior players in his team.
Personal Life
Date of Birth 7 July 1981
Age (as in 2014) 33 Years
Birth Place Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Hometown Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
School DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Shyamali, Ranchi, Jharkhand
College he went to Ranchi’s St. Xaviers College but didn’t complete his graduation.
Educational Qualification college dropout
Family Father – Pan Singh (MECON employee; worked at Junior Management position)
Mother – Devki Devi (housewife)
Brother– Narendra Singh Dhoni (Elder)
Sister- Jayanti Gupta (Elder)
Coach/Mentor Chanchal Bhattacharya
Religion Hinduism
Address Harmu Housing Colony, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Likes & Dislikes Likes- Riding Bikes, playing football, playing with his pet animals
Dislikes-English Songs and Working out at Gym.
Hobbies Listening music, ghazals and songs by Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar, Loves to ride bikes, Enjoys playing badminton and Football
Favourite Things
Favourite Player Adam Gilchrist
Favourite Actress Angelina Jolie, Deepika Padukone
Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite Movie Agneepath and Sholay
Favourite Colour Blue and Black
Favourite Food Chicken butter masala with naan and chicken tikka pizza
Girls, Family & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Deepika Padukone (actress), Asin (actress), Lakshmi Rai (south Indian actress), Sakshi Rawat
Girlfriend (at present) N/A
Wife/Spouse Sakshi Singh Rawat
Marriage Date July 04, 2010
Children 1 daughter – Ziba
Style Quotient
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
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2014) Rs 12.5 Crore
Salary Rs 1 crore per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Net Worth $30 Million



Some unknown facts about Mahendra Singh Dhoni

  • Does Mahendra Singh Dhoni smoke?: No
  • Does Mahendra Singh Dhoni drink alcohol?: Yes, occasionally
  • He uses to be a goalkeeper in his school football team.
  • He started focusing on cricket after class 10th.
  • He was very good at studies in his school days.
  • He is one of the highest tax payers in India in the years 2012, 2013 & 2014.
  • He worked as a Train Ticket Examiner (TTE) for 3 years (2001-2003) at Kharagpur (West Bengal) railway station.
  • In his debut international match against Bangladesh, he got run out on duck.
  • Dhoni met Sakshi (his wife) at Taj Bengal, Kolkata where she was working as a trainee in the hotel. Indian team stayed at the hotel for playing the match at Edens Garden, Kolkata.
  • He is good friends with Bollywood stars Biapsha Basu, John Abraham & Deepika Padukone.
  • He was ranked 22nd in the list of “Forbes world’s 100 highest paid athletes”.
  • He announced his test retirement in late 2014 during the Australia tour, he was only 1 test match defeat away for equaling the record of being captain of most defeated test matches.



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