Captain Cool, Mr. Dependable, Mr. never-under-pressure, Mahendra Singh Dhoni requires no introduction. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is known for his game finishing sixes, his witty answers to the reporters, his gentleman personality and in short everything about him that makes him Our Captain MSD. Our Captain has unreachable international records to his name that he has build by keeping the team and winning in mind and not being selfish.
MS Dhoni turns 37 today and birthday wishes are pouring in for the best finisher in the world of cricket from everyone. A day before his birthday, on Friday he took on the field for Second T20I against England. Dhoni achieved the milestone of appearing in 500 international matches, third after Sachin Tendular and Rahul Dravid.
Here are few of the many things, when MSD hit a six off the field that made everyone an MSDian.
He wants to serve the country when given the chance
MS Dhoni was conferred with the honorary rank of Lt Colonel by the Indian Territorial Army in 2011, the second Indian cricketer after Kapil Dev.
Receptient of the Highest Indian Honor
MS Dhoni received country’s third highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan, from President Ram Nath Kovind. The former Indian captain, who holds the rank of Honorary Lieutenant Colonel, wore his official uniform of the Territorial Army for the ceremony.
Witty at press conference
When asked question about his retirement, Captain Cool had the best reply. Making everyone fall in love with him over again.
MSD is good at all sports.
Mr. Cool was a huge football fan before he became a cricketer. He is also known to have a hand in badminton. This makes people who don’t follow cricket, fall in love with him.
We wish our Captain a Happy Birthday and hope that he reaches many more highs in life.