Mahendra Singh Dhoni Birthday turned 40:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MSD) Former Indian cricket team captain has turned 40 today. Dhoni has achieved so many records which will not easy for anyone to break Msd made so many records in his IPL career and also in international cricket, and also Dhoni is the only player in IPL to earn 150 crores.
Where was Mahendra Singh Dhoni Born:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni was born on 7 July 1981 in Ranchi, Jharkhand (then Bihar). Dhoni is the only player in IPL who has played 9 finals. Dhoni also made his team Chennai Super Kings (CSK) the winner of IPL 3 times.
These are the top 5 big records made by MS Dhoni in his IPL career.
1, Dhoni record as Highest earning in IPL:
Chennai Super Kings captain Dhoni is at the fore when comes to earning from IPL. Dhoni so far earned a total of Rs 137 crore in the IPL tournament. Dhoni gets Rs 15 crores from CSK for every season. Dhoni has reached Rs 152 crore total earnings in the 14th season of IPL.
From all these reports, Dhoni has become the only player to reach the salary mark of Rs 150 crores for the tournament. However, we all know that the IPL 14th season was suspended in between due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Now the IPL board has decided to resume the rest of the IPL 2021 matches in UAE in September.
If we talk about another player, Rohit Sharma has earned a total of Rs 131 crore till this season of IPL. Sharma also has a salary cap of Rs 15 crores for one IPL season. In such a situation, Rohit’s total earnings have gone up to Rs 146 crore in the 14th season. he is considered to be the second-highest-paid player in the tournament.
At the same time, the most famous player Virat Kohli is at number three in the rankings of earnings in the tournament. He plays for the team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), The franchise pays Rs 17 crore per season, In such a situation, Kohli has also earned a total of Rs 143 crore in the IPL.
2, Dhoni the Only captain to win 100+ matches:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the only captain to won more than 100 matches as a captain in the IPL tournament. He played a total of 192 matches and has won 114 matches while leading the teams of Chennai and Pune. During these matches, Dhoni had lost 77 matches. When it comes to other players Rohit Sharma is standing second with a total of 72 wins and Gautam Gambhir is standing at number three with 70 wins. and finally, Virat Kohli has only won 60 matches in IPL.
3, Dhoni Most matches played as captain and player:
Dhoni as a captain played so many matches, He played a total of 192 matches. As a player in IPL, Dhoni has played a total of 208 matches. At the same time, always comes Rohit Sharma he is at position two as a player. Rohit Sharma has played a total of 206 matches. and Virat Kohli the new Indian captain, who has played a total of 132 matches.
4, Dhoni a Single player to play 9 finals:
Dhoni is the only player with a record of playing the most number of finals in IPL, Dhoni had played a total of 9 IPL finals as a captain and a player. within these 9 finals, Dhoni has also won 3 times during years (2018, 2011, 2010), He had played the final 8 times for Chennai Super Kings. and 1 time played a final for Rising Pune Supergiants. After Mahendra Singh Dhoni, The other player from CSK Suresh Raina is at number two, he has played a total of 8 finals for the team.
5, Dhoni a Lone wicketkeeper to hunt 150+ players:
When it comes to wicketkeeping there is no one to stand with Dhoni. He has so far taken the wickets of 152 players in IPL. During this, as a wicket-keeper, He took a total of 113 catches and made 39 stumps. Dhoni becomes the only wicketkeeper who holds the record to take more than 150 wickets in the tournament. When it comes to second place Dinesh Karthik comes into place, he took a total of 144 wickets as a wicket-keeper, and then comes Robin Uthappa with 90 wickets as a wicket-keeper.