Mahendra Singh Dhoni Bio Height Weight Body Statistic


MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni

Born Name: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Nick Name: Mahi, MSD, Captain Cool, MS

Date of Birth: July 7, 1981

Place of Birth: Ranchi, Bihar (now in Jharkhand), India

Sun Sign: Cancer

Nationality: Indian

Religion: Hindu

Education: MS Dhoni studied in Jawahar Vidya Mandir in Shyamali, Ranchi where started playing badminton and football and he was selected at district and club levels in these sports. 

Profession: Indian Cricket Team Captain, Wicket Keeper, Batsmen


 MS Dhoni


Body Statistics 

Height: 5 ft 9 in – 175 cm

Weight: 165 pounds – 75 kg

Measurements: NA

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Dark Brown

Shoe Size: 9                                


Parents Name: His father Pan Singh worked in public sector and her mother name is Devki Devi.

Siblings: Dhoni has one sister Jayanti Gupta and one brother Narendra Singh Dhoni.



  • Sakshi Singh Rawat : Dhoni and Sakshi were schoolmates DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir, they are together since then. Dhoni married Sakshi on 4 July 2010. Sakshi was studying hotel management and was working as a tranie in Taj Bengal, Kolkata when she got married. On 6 February 2015 they were blessed with a baby girl and they named her Ziva.

Marital Status: Married



MS Dhoni, Sakshi and Ziva

MS Dhoni, Sakshi and Ziva


Early Career: Dhoni used to play as a goalkeeper during his school days, his coach in school told him to play cricket as a wicketkeeper. Dhoni impressed everyone with his wicketkeeping skills and played as a regular wicketkeeper for three years in Commando Cricket Club. In 1999 Dhoni started playing Ranji Trophy for Bihar.

Breakthrough: In 2003, Dhoni was selected for India A team which played a tour against Zimbawe and Kenya.In 2004 Dhoni was picked for the ODI team which played against Bangladesh.



Mahendra Singh Dhoni Facts, Hobbies and History


  • He started focusing on cricket when he was in 10th class.
  • Dhoni played his first test in 2005 against Sri Lanka.
  • During his school days he used to play as a goalkeeper.
  • He is a big fan of Adam Gilchrist.
  • His idols are Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar.
  • Dhoni’s favourite food is Butter Chicken Masala with Nan.
  • He is also a vice president of India Cements Limited (ICL).
  • Dhoni was connected with Air India also but he resigned.
  • He also worked as a Train Ticket Examiner (TTE) at Kharagpur station from 2001 to 2003.
  • He loves to ride bikes and owns more then 25 bikes including his 1st bike Yamaha RX 100.
  • Follow him on Twitter, Facebook.
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