Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni became first Captain to register 100 ODI wins [ Current Affairs ]


Mahendra Singh (Captain of Indian ODI Cricket team) became the first Indian captain and third in the history of the game, to lead his country to 100 ODI wins. MS Dhoni joined the Australian pair of Ricky Ponting (165 wins) and Allan Border (107 wins) by achieving this record.

Image of MS Dhoni - Indian Cricketer

Image of MS Dhoni - Indian Cricketer

First Captain to register 100 ODI wins

At present, MS Dhoni had played total 178th ODI and he won the milestone of 100.

Recently, MS Dhoni achieved the fete after India defeated Bangladesh by 109-run in their 2015 ICC World Cup quarter-final match in Melbourne Cricket Ground.

MS Dhoni also became the first ever side to take 70 wickets in seven consecutive World Cup games by this records.

India wins the quarter-final over Bangladesh and winning with this tournament India to register a record ninth knock-out win in ICC tournaments.

M. S. Dhoni was born on 7 July 1981 at Ranchi in Jharkhand and his nick name is Mahi, MS, MSD, Captain Cool and Bihari bhaiya.

M. S. Dhoni was also won the captainship of the 2007 World T20, 2011 World Cup and 2013 Champions Trophy titles.

- Published on: March 23, 2015