by Palak jha
Cricket wasn't always his calling— Dhoni also experimented with football and badminton
He is the only player to have won the ICC ODI Player of the Year award twice
The sportsman has an envy-worthy collection of bikes amounting to crores of rupees
Dhoni was recommended as the captain of the Indian cricket team by Sachin Tendulkar.
MS Dhoni met wife Sakshi Dhoni in Kolkata during a match against Pakistan
Chennai Super Kings Captain Dhoni is the most successful wicket-keeper in the IPL with 152 dismissals in 208 games -- 113 catches and 39 stumpings.
Dhoni is in fifth position for most sixes overall in international cricket with a tally of 359 sixes in 538 matches.
Dhoni holds the record of playing the highest innings by an Indian wicket-keeper in Tests.