MS Dhoni is most renowned name in the world and in cricket world also. Even in India where cricket is treated as religion and so Dhoni is second GOD. First is Sachin Tendulkar, no one can take his place and respect. The bundles of achievement make MS Dhoni a Megastar. He is one man army and first man on the earth that won all ICC cricket tournaments.
He is Calm | Composure | Cool | Chennai Captain | Bike Lover | Ceding National Team in Limited Overs
Here Are Some Unknown Stories About Great Leader MS Dhoni –
Taj Hotel, Mumbai
According to one fan of Dhoni described the incident on Quora – During weekend and festival season lots of people staying in the Taj Hotel. It is tough for hotel manager and staff to serve food through room service, the pressure was literally destroyer for the service manager at the Hotel.
Manager stated that they would delay the order of MS Dhoni because they knew how nippy he was. After delivering the order and waiter said MS would be smiling and busy in their PlayStation.
How cool He is !!
Life Living Legend
Undeniably it is true, When Dhoni started his career in Indian cricket team, and He was the part of WC 2007 and team lost badly. People and media make show anger and fun of team, senior cricketer and other team members.
Immediately after these incidents, Dhoni was given captaincy of the young India team that went to South Africa for T20 World cup and we won it. Dhoni remains calm and professional.
This is how he is in real life too.
Cousin Sister Wedding
Once a MS Dhoni visited to a friend’s cousin sister wedding. Both are close friend. We found that Dhoni was super cool and easily approachable. He had very little celebrity egotisms about him. Truly he got up on the stage and started clicking photographs of the couple. During these times he was on the peak of success.
This incident speaks volume about his personality.
Pre Cooked Chappatis
One of the fans of the Dhoni confesses this story – During Australia tour of Team India. Dhoni had come over to the apartment where I lived at Adelaide. Their colleague had cooked. I was heating the pre-cooked chapattis and he came to our apartment and said he would do it himself. He walked freely in entire room, talks freely and finished his dinner. He picked up his plate, walked across to the basin, washed it and put it upside.
During India vs West Indies Match 2015 World Cup, Chris Gayle was on the way to find Dhoni. He found that Dhoni is practicing on net so Gayle said he’ll wait. But on seeing Chris is waiting for him, he come and greeted him. Gayle wants his auto graph on bat for his friend, but both of them started to ask for markers from the reporters nearby.
Then here comes Dhoni’s comic part. Dhoni says to Gayle “If you can’t find a marker, then you’ll have to cut your finger and provide the red ink for me to sign… I won’t cut one of my fingers“.
That made Gayle laugh as only a West Indian can.
Dhoni is passionate about Bikes and it is well-known fact among fans. But few one knows that he own India’s fastest bike.
After winning crucial or memorable matches for India, he always took a back stump. During an interview one interviewer asked this question, Why you take back stump after winning a match, Dhoni added – “That’s my retirement plan. The good thing is that I do collect a lot of stumps but the bad one is I don’t put a mark as to which match they were from. So, after I retire I’ll watch the videos of all my matches, look closely at the sponsors logos on the stumps and figure out which match a stump belongs to. It will be my post-cricket pass time!”
But unfortunately, Dhoni was unable to collect stump during World Cup 2011 because those stumps are “LED Stumps” and it cost around USD 40,000 (Rs 24 lakh), no player is allowed to take them.
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