New Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni, born on this day i.e. July 7, in a family of Ranchi, capital of Jharkhand, has achieved a unique position in world cricket with his ability and courage. In view of his successes, he has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards. Dhoni, popularly known as Mahi, is the only captain to win all the three ICC World Championships.
Today is the 39th birthday of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni, the most successful captain of Indian cricket has come a long way. Now he is seen as a role model for young players in the Indian cricket team. Dhoni struggled a lot to reach this point.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni started his international career in the year 2004 under the captaincy of Saurabh Ganguly. He made his debut against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
Under Dhoni’s captaincy, the Indian team won the T20 World Cup in 2007, the World Cup in 2011 and the Champions Trophy in 2013.