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Introduction About Ms. Dhoni
The one who has been referred to as the sole creator of history, the one whose name has been etched in the minds of every cricket lover ever, the one who is a symbol of dignity and perseverance, Ms. Dhoni.
Dhoni has been a part of the national and international cricket scenario spanning decades, where he garnered accolades, the favor of critics, and the immense love of his fandom.
Dhoni was and certainly is one of the best possible boons to the cricket industry. Due to his tactics, his work ethic, his dedication, and his stark leadership, the team had certainly excelled.
Net Worth & Salary of Ms. Dhoni in 2022
The net worth of Mr. Ms. Dhoni is estimated to be something around $110 million. He has been ranked as one of the wealthiest cricket players in the world.
It’s striking to realize that he has garnered so much wealth coming from a family with humble belongings over some years. He earns around $6 million per year due to his profession as a cricketer and the various endorsements he’s sought out for.
Early Life & Biography of Ms. Dhoni
As the name of Ms. Dhoni gets chanted in the stadium, the exceptional player was born in Ranchi on the 7th of July 1981, making him 40 years of age as of now. He was the youngest of the 3 children of the Rajput family.
He was born to parents Paan Singh and Devaki Devi, who had 2 children before Dhoni. Paan Singh’s job required them to move from Uttarakhand to Ranchi.
Dhoni was thus born and brought up in Ranchi. He studied in DAV Jawahar Vidyamandir and was a thorough sports player who was at the top in various sports, specifically football.
He attended St. Xavier’s college in Ranchi to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce. However he couldn’t give time to his studies in college, thus he dropped out before he could complete his degree.
|Mahendra Singh Dhoni
|40 years old
|July 07, 1980,
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Daughter- Ziva Dhoni)
|Net Worth in 2022
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Personal Life of Ms. Dhoni
Ms. Dhoni has maintained a strong and close-knit bond with his family. He came from humble beginnings where they lived from paycheck to paycheck and even after receiving so much fame and money, he still believes in being rooted in his original values.
His sister has always been one of the strongest supporters of Dhoni along with his parents and they continue to be his pillars currently as well. There was a tragic incident associated with his ex-lover which was covered in his biopic.
He’s currently married to Sakshi Singh who was a hostess at a hotel where he once stayed over. They got married in the year 2010.
They were blessed with a beautiful daughter named Ziva Dhoni, who keeps winning hearts with her extremely adorable self. Snippets are floating around on the internet of the happy family enjoying times, where the couple is now expecting another addition to their wholesome family!
Career of Ms. Dhoni
Dhoni was initially a great player in football. He had zero interest in pursuing cricket, being good at various other sports as well.
He played for a local cricket club and everyone saw his potential, thus propelling him towards a life that awaited fame and passion. However, for 2 years, i.e. from 2001 to 2003, Dhoni worked for the Railways as a Travelling Ticket Examiner, commonly referred to as TTE.
In 1998, he played for the CCL, i.e. Central Coal Fields Ltd. team, and moved to the A division, the superior of both. He subsequently became a part of the prestigious Ranji team in no time.
He played for Under 16, Under 18, and Under 19 for Bihar. He eventually went ahead to become a part of the much sought-after East Zone Under 19.
His official Ranji team debut was marked by the year 1999. His talent and grit, the constant half-centuries, and incredible performance didn’t go unnoticed by the officials.
He played for Jharkhand in the year 2003 and got noticed by the officials of the National Cricket Academy. From then onwards, during that year itself, he was chosen to become a part of the India A team.
His performance in the Indian A team led him to his selection for the ODI series in 2004. After multiple ODI series with different outcomes and him being crowned as the man of the match, he officially received a contract from the BCCI in 2005.
He was made the Vice-Captain in 2007. Then, his B grade contract got changed to an A grade contract with the BCCI due to his spectacular performance.
Right in 2007, he was crowned the Captain of the Indian team, where he was eventually coined “Captain Cool”. He went ahead to become a part of many national and international matches in the subsequent matches.
Be it the world cups, the ODI series, Test Matches, T-20 matches, he set his records and never failed to catch the crowd in absolute awe and adoration. He is also a part of the much-awaited IPL, i.e. Indian Premier League.
He stepped down from the position of captain eventually and retired from International cricket in 2020. He retired from the Test series in 2014 and gave up his captainship in ODIs and T-20s in 2017, now being active only in the scene of the IPL.
He also had a biopic named Ms. Dhoni: The Untold Story, which broke box office records!
Awards & Achievements of Ms. Dhoni
Dhoni owns the hearts of various loyal fans. He has been showered with wealth, prosperity, and love from all over the world due to his grit and passion.
He has received various honors like Man of the Match, MTV Youth Icon of the year, Indian of the Year, Honorary doctorates from prestigious institutions, People’s Choice Awards, and Cricketer of the year as well as various sports and non-sports related awards throughout his active career.
The most notable ones would be his being revered with national honors like Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, and Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award.
Major Investments and Assets of Ms. Dhoni
Coming from a family with little to no possessions under their name and very tough times, Dhoni surely did learn the importance of assets with time. He has invested in various real estate properties across the world which cost millions.
Dhoni has had an undying passion for cars and his bike collection is known all over the industry. Be it the Porsche cars, the BMW, or the Hellcat X132 bikes, Dhoni has it all.
He also has various properties like farmlands under his name where he tends to his passion for farming. Other investments by the player remain private.
Must Watch Latest Video and Trending Photographs
This video gives a peek into why exactly Dhoni is known as “Captain Cool”. His calm exterior, and his way of handling any question that’s thrown at him make him come off as confident, charming, and amazing. It talks about how he handles the whirlwind of emotions that arise on the cricket field. A must-watch!
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