15 Years Journey of Dhoni
Exactly before 15 years, a wicketkeeper from Jharkhand had debuted for India in ODIs. The first match of the 5-match series against Bangladesh and it had seen him getting out for a duck. The wicketkeeper-batman later become a legend, known as M.S. Dhoni.
The two time World Cup-winning former India captain MS Dhoni has touched a number of milestones in these 15 years in international cricket. Though he is out of action these days, MS Dhoni is still being hailed as the best leader Indian cricket had.
The dasher from Ranchi, who made his debut against Bangladesh under Sourav Ganguly's captaincy in 2004, has been one of the country’s most impactful cricketers with 17266 runs across all formats for India.
The 38-year-old wicketkeeper turned up for the country in 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20 Internationals while affecting a staggering 829 dismissals behind the stumps.
His career is studded with several milestones including leading India to victory in the 2011 World Cup where finished the match with a six to help the ‘Men in Blue’ lift the coveted trophy.