MS Dhoni’s biopic MS Dhoni: The Untold Story made us aware of the ups and downs he went through to reach the position where he is today! He truly is a self-made man and admires everyone who has helped him during his struggle. Take a look at some rare photographs of ‘captain cool’ enjoying with his family and friends…
1. Suresh Raina playing with Dhoni’s hair during a practice session at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore, September 4, 2006.
2. Mahendra Singh Dhoni as Honorary Lieutenant Colonel in the Indian Territorial Army, posing with army officers during his two-day visit to the India-Pakistan Line of Control at Bhimbher Gali forward post about 200 km from Jammu, the winter capital of J&K, June 2, 2012.
3. Post winning picture of Jharkhand Cricket team against Assam Cricket Team with MS Dhoni during Vijay Hazare Trophy at JSCA International cricket stadium in Ranchi, March 5, 2014
4. Team India’s Captain MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh ( Man of the Tournament ) pose on the wicket after India won the final of 2011 ICC World Cup beating Sri Lanka by 6 wickets at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, India on April 2, 2011.
5. Vintage photograph of MS Dhoni, long before he started playing for Indian cricket team.
6. Dhoni playing football after the end of the fifth day of the first test between India and Sri Lanka at the Motera stadium in Ahmedabad on November 20, 2009.
7. Dhoni playing against KKR during the IPL 5 T-20 final match at M A Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, India on May 27, 2012.
8. MS Dhoni and his wife Sakshi enjoy in the water at a beach in Varca, Goa on October 24, 2010, post India’s win in ODI match series against Australia by 1-0.
9. In 1998, Dhoni joined the cricket team of Central Coalfields Limited and received a monthly stipend of Rs.2200.
10. MS Dhoni posing with his first bike as cricket fans are well aware of Dhoni’s love for bike.
11. Indian Cricketers Dhoni, Raina, Piyush Chawla, Harbhajan, Virat Kohli , Sreesanth, Sehwag, unidentified support staff and Munaf along with former India cricket bowling coach Eric Simons.
The gang is posing after winning a warm-up football match during a training session at The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on March 4, 2011.