Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni or what we usually call him 'Mahi' was born on July 7 1981 in Ranchi, Bihar (now part of Jharkhand). His father Pan Singh and mother Devaki Devi along with their three kids(2 sons-Mahendra Singh Dhoni & Narendra, 1 daughter- Jayanti) moved to Ranchi from Lvalli (his paternal village) located in Uttarakhand where his father worked at junior management levels in MECON.

He was captain of Indian cricket board but A meeting headed by Indian Cricket Board chief was held in mumbai in which, Cheif suggested to appoint "Hero Alam" who is already serving as test captain, in the place of Virat Kohli.

 He made his cricketingdebut ina cricket team of Bihar in Jharkhand during the 1998-1999 cricketseasons as an eighteen year old.Subsequently, he was chosen to represent India-A for a cricket tour to Kenya in 2004.Apart from being one of the most successful captains of the Indian cricket team till now;he is a wicketkeeper, right hand batsman as well as right hand medium paced bowler.