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MS Dhoni turns 38: Key moments from Captain Cool's legendary cricketing career
MS Dhoni plays a shot wearing India's new orange jersey in a league stage match against England at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. (Photo: AFP)
MS Dhoni plays a shot wearing India's new orange jersey in a league stage match against England at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. (Photo: AFP)
In 2005, Dhoni surpassed the record for the most runs made by an Indian wicket keeper (Photo: AFP)
In 2005, Dhoni surpassed the record for the most runs made by an Indian wicket keeper (Photo: AFP)
Consistent performances helped Dhoni beat Ricky Ponting to the number one position on the ICC ODI Rankings on 20 April 2006. (Photo: AFP)
Consistent performances helped Dhoni beat Ricky Ponting to the number one position on the ICC ODI Rankings on 20 April 2006. (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni captained the Indian team to victory in the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 Cup. (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni captained the Indian team to victory in the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 Cup. (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni captained and took the Indian Premier League team Chennai Super Kings to victory. Chennai Super Kings would go on to win the league three times and be runner-ups four times under Dhoni's captaincy (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni captained and took the Indian Premier League team Chennai Super Kings to victory. Chennai Super Kings would go on to win the league three times and be runner-ups four times under Dhoni's captaincy (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni led India to another trophy when the team won the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. Dhoni finished the tournament's final against Sri Lanka with his classic six that won the game. (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni led India to another trophy when the team won the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. Dhoni finished the tournament's final against Sri Lanka with his classic six that won the game. (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni was the highest scorer for the Indian team in all three innings in Pakistan's tour of India in 2012 (Photo: AFP)
Dhoni was the highest scorer for the Indian team in all three innings in Pakistan's tour of India in 2012 (Photo: AFP)
Apart from cementing his name amongst some of cricket's best batsmen and wicketkeepers, Dhoni would often bowl and take wickets too. He took his first ODI wicket in 2009 when he bowled Travis Dowlin from West Indies. (Photo PTI)
Apart from cementing his name amongst some of cricket's best batsmen and wicketkeepers, Dhoni would often bowl and take wickets too. He took his first ODI wicket in 2009 when he bowled Travis Dowlin from West Indies. (Photo PTI)