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Dhoni is better, will probably play against RCB: Raina

Dhoni is better, will probably play against RCB: Raina

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in their Indian Premier League encounter on Wednesday and while M.S. Dhoni’s absence was felt, stand-in skipper Suresh Raina felt that it was a good wake-up call for the team as things start moving towards the business end. It was only the second loss of the

Dhoni loses cool in 100th win, former stars unhappy

Dhoni loses cool in 100th win, former stars unhappy

Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s 100th Indian Premier League (IPL) win against the Rajasthan Royals (RR) was marred by an incident where he lost his cool dramatically towards the end of the game, leading to former players criticising the move. The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) scripted their sixth win in seven games on Thursday at the Sawai

Wicket turned more than expected in 1st essay: Dhoni

Wicket turned more than expected in 1st essay: Dhoni. It took Chennai Super Kings 19.4 overs to chase down Delhi Capitals’ total of 147/6 in their Indian Premier League encounter at the Feroze Shah Kotla and skipper M.S. Dhoni said the wicket once again turned more than expected in the first innings — just like

Sampark for Samarthan: Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal meet Dhoni

Sampark for Samarthan: Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal meet Dhoni. Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah along with Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday met ace Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhonias part of the ruling party’s ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ (Contact for Support) campaign. Dhoni is currently on break as India is playing a Test series against England. Dhoni, who has returned from the

Dhoni daughter Ziva carries water for dad during match

Dhoni’s daughter Ziva carries water for dad during match

Dhoni daughter: Audience were having a joyful time watching their favorite sportsperson and Bollywood stars together while watching them play football together on Sunday. Fans can’t have enough of MS Dhoni’s eye catching performance in Sunday night’s Celebrity Clasico. The wicket-keeper batsman scored two goals for the All Hearts FC’s final tally of 7 against the 2 scored by the


After so long Dhoni became Man of the match in ODI

After so long Dhoni became Man of the match in ODI. Mahendra Singh Dhoni wins the toss in the third ODI against the West Indies. His innings proved to be excellent in every corner of the team and at the end of their innings, the Indian team reached 251. On a difficult wicket for batting,

Bookies lost 2500 cr after India’s loss to Pakistan: Report

A total of Rs 2,000-2,500 crore was riding on the match that transfixed two nations and received eye-popping media coverage. Legal gambling in India is confined to horse-racing while casinos are allowed only in a couple of states. Sikkim is the only state that allows betting on sports including cricket. But the underground market in


Dhoni’s cameo propels Pune to 162/4

Mumbai Indians put up a decent bowling effort until M S Dhoni hit a barrage of sixes to Push Rising Supergiant to 162 for four in Qualifier 1 of the Indian Premier League here today. Ajinkya Rahane (56 off 43) and Manoj Tiwary (58 off 48) revived Pune’s innings following a bad start before Dhoni


Dhoni saved me from getting dropped many times: Kohli

New Delhi:  Not just a leader, Mahendra Singh Dhoni was also a saviour for his successor Virat Kohli, who revealed that the talismanic former skipper prevented his ouster from the Indian team many a times. Kohli has played his entire international cricket under Dhoni’s captaincy since his ODI debut in Sri Lanka back in 2008.


Dhoni made players feel they can be world-beaters 

Tiger Pataudi showed his India teammates what self-respect is, Sourav Ganguly taught his troops to stand up to the best in the business and Mahendra Singh Dhoni provided them the spunk to be world-beaters. There have also been captains who can be categorised as brilliant and even inspiring. They led the side by personal example,

Dhoni, Nehra, Rahane- time among warm-ups vs England

Dhoni, Nehra, Rahane to get match time in warm-ups vs England

Dhoni, Nehra, Rahane- time among warm-ups vs England Mumbai: Short of match practice, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ashish Nehra and Ajinkya Rahane will captain the India A team for two warm-up matches against England at CCI here next week. Dhoni, who has not played a competitive game in over two months, will lead the India A


You will always be my captain: Kohli pays tribute to Dhoni

New Delhi:  Virat Kohli, who is all set to take over as the Indian captain across all formats paid glowing tributes to his predecessior Mahendra Singh Dhoni for being an inspirational leader and terming him “captain forever”. Kohli today took to twitter to express his feelings about the captain under whom he has played all

Job of a finisher is one of the toughest: Dhoni

Ranchi: India’s limited overs skipperMahendra Singh Dhoni has said that the job of a finisher is one of the toughest and it is difficult to find a ‘complete’ player who is adept at batting in lower order and take the team through when the chips are down. “Batting down the order is one of the

Dhoni’s India ready to dominate Kiwis once again

New Delhi: Limited over captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be eager to regain his golden touch even as Virat Kohli eyes another smashing knock at his home ground when favourites India lock horns with New Zealand in the second ODI here tomorrow. It may be just another ODI in a bilateral series, but there is

Using Kohli’s brain more now: Dhoni

Dharamsala:  Well aware of the change in transition that will happen across formats in near future, India’s limited-overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni today said he has started using Test skipper Virat Kohli’s advice more often on the field. “I have already started using him (Kohli) more. If you witness a match you will see I

Tamannaah, Dhoni, Upen and Urvashi snapped at the airport

Dhoni biopic won’t reveal cricketers he wanted ousted from ODI team

New Delhi: The audience won’t get to know the names of three cricketers whom M.S. Dhoni wanted to oust from the Indian cricket team at one point, as the makers of “MS Dhoni: The Untold Story” have decided to do away with their mention from the movie. Director Neeraj Pandey says it was a mutual

Looking forward to meet Dhoni: Disha Patani

Mumbai: Actress Disha Patani, who is making her Bollywood debut with “MS Dhoni: An Untold Story”, says she is looking forward to meeting the star cricketer whose life’e story the movie tells. “I don’t know when I am going to meet Dhoni, but I am looking forward to meet him. I will ask him about

Sushant, Dhoni meet Rajinikanth ahead of their film’s release

Chennai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput and Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni met South superstar Rajinikanth ahead of the release of their film, “M S Dhoni: The Untold Story”. Dhoni and Sushant are in Chennai to promote the biopic, which has the actor playing the limited overs skipper. Sushant, 30, shared a picture of himself with

Dhoni praises Mishra, Ashwin for fantastic bowling effort

Lauderhill (Florida): India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni heaped praise on off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and leg-spinner Amit Mishra for putting up a “fantastic effort” to bowl out the West Indies for a low score in the second Twenty20 International cricket match here. After the one-run defeat in the high-scoring first game, Indian bowlers came back well