Mahendra Singh Dhoni is amongst one of the most loved cricketers in India. He has been a great asset. In the initial years, he blasted bowlers all around the park without any second thoughts. But once he was given the onus of leadership he showed his skills to adapt in different situations. He holds the record of winning all major ICC trophies for team India. Apart from that he has won 3 IPL titles as well as 2 Champions league T20 titles for Chennai Super Kings. Indeed he is a living legend. There are millions of MSD fans around the world. But there are still some aspects that fans are unaware about captain cool.
Here are 10 rare and surprising pictures of MSD
1) Rain delay on fourth day of the 2nd test Match against West Indies at the Beausjour stadium in Gros Islet gave MS Dhoni and S Sreesanth some good time to joke and enjoy themselves. MS was seen running towards the dressing room after sharing a light moment with the speedster.
2) Its a bit unusual or surprising when MSD expresses his anger on someone. India defeated Bangladesh by just one run in a thrilling encounter. Post match conference saw the Indian captain fuming when a reporter addressed the fact that India wanted to win by a big margin but they managed to just get through by a whisker.
3) Birthday bash with friends during his old Ranchi days. Always surrounded with people from his childhood days. And lets assume it was only Pepsi in the bottle.
4) One more from the old dairies. A small town boy on his way towards greatness and reputing a less known Ranchi region on the cricketing map. Always smiling and composed since his old days.
5) Sakshi and MSD spending some quality time amidst beauty of the nature. A known love story to all as everyone have seen the movie based on MSD’s life.
6) Though we are divided by borders and other intense controversies. Cricket and players like MSD keep uniting people from rival countries. He was seen with Sarfraz Ahmed’s son and many other kids of Pakistan players post their encounter on the cricket field.
7) A post match video game session with youngsters at the hotel. All seem stressed whereas MS is cool as ever. The Surprising fact is that Axar Patel has no place in the playing squad as always.
8) Mahendra Singh Dhoni travels with Jharkhand teammates in a train for the Vijay Hazare Trophy match. It tells you how down to earth and rooted our captain cool is.
9) Classy, elegant and stylish since childhood. Had the knack of being unique from old days itself. Its relatively easy to spot him in the group picture.
10) A short trailer of the strong bond Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni share. He was seen playing with his long hair in September 2006 at Bengaluru. MSD and Suresh Raina have been lovely finishers for team India and they have sparkled whenever they have played together.