10 Interesting Facts about Captain Cool

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Dhoni's first salary

Mahendra Singh Dhoni as his first job as a TC, he earned Rs.4000.


First love

MS Dhoni's first girlfriend was Priyanka Jha, who lost her life in a car accident.

Helicopter Shot

Dhoni's close friend Santosh Lal taught him the famous Helicopter shot. Dhoni bribed him with Samosa to learn this shot everyday.

Secret of the NO. 7 jersey

Dhoni's favourite football club is Manchester United, coincidently all the 7 Jersey's of this club are most renowned players.

Won all three major ICC trophies

Captain Cool is the only captain to win all tournaments of ICC.

Dhoni's love for football

Not only Cricket, Dhoni is also a great player of Football and Badminton.

Padma Bhushan

In 2018, MS Dhoni was felicitated with Padma Bhushan.

Player of the year

In 2008 and 2009, he was the first player to win ICC one day player of the year twice.


Under Dhoni's captaincy CSK won the title 4 times , and that is the reason he is the most valuable captain

Highest paid cricketer

MS Dhoni is the person to do maximum earnings, before taking retirement from test cricket, his gross earnings was 150 to 190 cr.

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