Mahendra Dhoni (India)

Mahendra Dhoni
Full Name:Mahendra Dhoni
Date of birth:07 / 07 / 1981
Country:India
Role:Wicketkeeper/Batsman
Batting style:Right-hand
Bowling style:Right arm medium

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Career summary

- Test debut v Sri Lanka at Chennai - December 2005.

- ODI debut v Bangladesh at Chittagong - December 2003

- Twenty20 debut v South Africa at Johannesburg - December 2006.

- Dhoni is a swashbuckling wicketkeeper-batsman who was seen as potential captain from a very young age.

- Scored his first century during only his fifth ODI against Pakistan in 2005.

- Hit his first Test hundred during the second Test against Pakistan at Faisalabad.

- Appointed captain of India's limited-overs teams in September 2007.

- Led India to victory in the World Twenty20 in South Africa in 2007 during his first stint as captain.

- Takes over from Anil Kumble as India Test captain midway through the Border-Gavaskar series against Australia in 2008.

- Named ICC One-Day Player of the Year 2008.

- Was in charge when India claimed the No 1 Test spot for the first at the end of 2009.

- Captained India to victory in the 2011 World Cup, scoring an unbeaten 91 in the final.

Test Matches

Batting
Career Span:2005-2014
Matches:86
Innings:136
Not Outs:15
Runs:4628
Highest Score:224
Average:38.25
50s:31
100s:6
Ducks:8
Pairs:0
Caught Out:88
Stumped Out:3
Bowling
Innings Bowled:7
Overs:16.0
Maidens:1
Runs Conceded:67
Wickets:0
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:0.0
Economy Rate:4.19
Best bowling in Innings:0/1

ODI Matches

Batting
Career Span:2004-2014
Matches:219
Innings:192
Not Outs:55
Runs:7195
Highest Score:183
Average:52.9
50s:49
100s:8
Ducks:7
Pairs:0
Caught Out:86
Stumped Out:1
Bowling
Innings Bowled:2
Overs:6.0
Maidens:0
Runs Conceded:31
Wickets:1
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:31.0
Economy Rate:5.17
Best bowling in Innings:1/14