B’day Special: Do you know these 11 things of Dhoni apart from cricket?July 7, 2020
New Delhi: ‘Captain Cool’ Mahendra Singh Dhoni of Indian cricket is celebrating his 39th birthday today. On the cricket field, there is hardly any record associated with the cricketing career of Dhoni, the only captain in the world who won all three major tournaments as ICC T20 World Cup in 2007, ICC World Cup in 2011 and ICC Champions Trophy in 2014. Would not know But apart from this, Dhoni has a private world, from which the things related to sports are often exposed to sports lovers and often remain unaddressed. We tell you about 11 such unheard things.
You have changed your hair style 12 times at the time of
Dhoni’s entry into Team India, all of you will remember his long hair. The former President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf, was also praised by Dhoni’s hair, imitating the film star John Abraham. But do you know that since the first haircut, Dhoni has changed his hair style about 12 times so far. Before the lockdown, the style of Dhoni’s hair was made by Hardik Pandya in Team India’s hotel room with a shaving machine in his hand. Pandya has also shared its video with fans on the occasion of the birthday.
Seeing Dhoni’s talent, the BCCI changed the rules.
Dhoni was so talented that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) changed his age limit to 19 to 21 years to include him in his talent hunt program. Actually former Bengal captain Prakash Poddar went to see an under-19 match in Jamshedpur. Where the Under-19 match was going on, the Keenan Stadium was on its equivalent. From the Ranji ODI match at Keenan Stadium, the ball was repeatedly coming in the ground of the Under-19 match.