Awarded an honorary doctorate degree (2011)

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Dhoni was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by De Montfort University in August 2011.

Territorial Army conferred the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel to Dhoni (2011)

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The Territorial Army conferred the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel to Dhoni on 1 November 2011. He is the second Indian cricketer after KapilDev to have received this honor.

Chennai Super Kings won IPL (2010)

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Chennai Super Kings won IPL(Indian Premier League) 2010 under Mahendra Singh Dhoni's captaincy.

Castrol ODI Cricketer (2010)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni had became Castrol ODI Cricketer of the Year 2010.He had an excellent year in ODIs in 2010.

Prestigious Padma Shri Award (2009)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

The prestigious Padma Shri in 2009. He was declared the ICC ODI player of the year 2009.

Captain of Wisden's first-ever Dream Test XI Team (2009)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was named as captain of Wisden's first-ever Dream Test XI Team in 2009

ICC ODI player award (2008 and 2009)

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ICC ODI Player of the Year award in 2008 and 2009.He had an excellent year in ICC ODI in 2010

Rajiv Gandhi KhelRatna Award (2007-08)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was awarded the Rajiv Gandhi KhelRatna Award in 2007-08.

"Man of the match" against Pakistan at Gadaffi Stadium (2006)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Became the "man of the match" against Pakistan at Gadaffi Stadium for an unbeaten 72 runs on the 13 February 2006.

1st position on LG's ICC ODI player (2006)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Moved to the top at number 1 position on LGs ICC ODI player rankings on 20 April 2006.

2nd position on LG's ICC ODI player rankings (2006)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

MS Dhoni ranked at no. 2 position on LG's ICC ODI player rankings on 16 April 2006.

Pepsi & MTV Youth Icon (2006)

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Pepsi & MTV Youth Icon of the year 2006.He had an excellent year in Pepsi & MTV Youth Icon in 2006.

NDTV Youth Icon (2006)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was Nominated for NDTV Youth Icon of the year 2006.He had an excellent year in NDTV Youth Icon in 2006.

"Man of the match" against Sri Lanka (2005)

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Made "man of the match" against Sri Lanka on 31 October 2005 for scoring his highest ever unbeaten 183 runs at SawaiMansingh Stadium.

1st "Man of the match" award against Pakistan at AC-VDCA Stadium (2005)

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Received first "man of the match" award against Pakistan at AC-VDCA Stadium for scoring 148 runs on 5 April 2005.

Records

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni

1) He holds the record highest score by a wicket keeper batsman in One Day Internationals.
2) He holds the record of highest score by a batsman in second innings of a One Day International.
3) He holds the record of highest number of sixes hit by an Indian in 1 inning of a One Day International.
4) He holds the record of highest batting average by a wicket keeper.
5) He holds the record of most dismissals in an innings by an Indian wicket-keeper.