M S DHONI

  • Aggression is my plus point: Virat Kohli June 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Virat Kohli, known for being aggressive on the field, says it is his strength and he does not think he should curb it. "My aggression is my plus point. It's because of my aggression that I have been able to perform so well on the field till now. I...
  • Dhoni wants to serve Indian Army after cricket June 2, 2012

    Poonch: An honorary rankholder for the time being, Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said he would "definitely" want to serve the Army actively once he bids adieu to the game. Dhoni, who was inducted as an honorary Lieutenant Colonel in the elite Parachute Regiment in 2011, is in...
  • Team India captain Dhoni in Bschool syllabus May 29, 2011

    From being an inspiration to millions, M S Dhoni is now a model for Bschool students. The Bschool has added Dhoni as a subject of a management curriculum. ...
  • It could be lucky 13 for some Kerala politicians April 14, 2011

    Thiruvananthapuram: Unlucky 13? That may not be the case for some politicians who fought the latest polls in Kerala. Elections were held on April 13 to constitute the 13th state assembly and the vote count too will be taken up on May 13. According to M K Damodaran, 57, who...
  • No party for Dhoni: Bipasha Basu July 5, 2010

    Mumbai: A leading daily carried a story of good friends Bipasha Basu and John Abraham throwing a reception for the newly married Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sakshi on July 7. Bipasha, however, is aghast at the rumour. I dont know anything about this party. John and I are not planning...
  • Dhoni's marriage was planned: Bipasha Basu July 5, 2010

    Mumbai: Contrary to rumours that Indian cricket captain M.S. Dhoni decided to get married on the spur of the moment, actress Bipasha Basu, a close friend of his cricketer, says the wedding was planned months in advance. Says Bipasha: "The wedding on Sunday night was all planned. But no one was...
  • Sachin highest tax paying sportsperson in India January 10, 2010

    New Delhi: Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has become the highest taxpayer among sportspersons in the country for the last quarter of 2009 while film stars Akshay Kumar and Aamir Khan edged past others in Bollywood on individual tax payers category. Sachin paid Rs 1.5 crore for the quarter till December and stood...
  • Dhoni banned for 2 ODIs for slow overrate in Nagpur December 19, 2009

    Nagpur: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on Saturday banned for two oneday internationals for the team's slow overrate during the second onedayer against Sri Lanka in Nagour on Friday. The thrilling second onedayer ended about 45 minutes after the scheduled finish time because of frequent discussions between the Indian...
  • Forbes India to name Person of the Year December 15, 2009

    Mumbai: Forbes India, the countrys most influential business magazine, is set to declare its choice for the Person of the Year in its upcoming edition that will hit the stands on Friday, December 18. In the race for the honour are 21 eminent Indians who have shown leadership, courage and...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Cyrus on Jet Airways crisis September 13, 2009

    This week on the show, Cyrus takes on the Jet Airways crisis and exclusively interviews Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal. He then talks about M S Dhoni failing an exam and Harbhajan Singh hitting a cameraman. Further he looks at the current austerity controversy with Shashi Tharoor, S M Krishna...
  • Beware! Are you following a fake Twitter account? September 5, 2009

    Cricketers MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar deny having accounts on Twitter. ...
  • Gill slams Dhoni, Bhajji; says no proxy at awards April 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Sports Minister M S Gill has once again lashed out at cricketers M S Dhoni and Harbahajan Singh for not attending the Padma Awards ceremony this year. Advising the Indian cricket captain and the spin bowler to learn from teammate Sachin Tendulkar on treating national awards with...
  • Dhoni, Harbhajan criticised for skipping Padma awards April 16, 2009

    New Delhi: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and bowler Harbhajan Singh's absence from the Padma awards ceremony has sparked a controversy. Both Dhoni and Harbhajan, who were to receive the Padma Shri awards by President Pratibha Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday, skipped the ceremony. Media reports claimed that both star...
  • Dhoni rings in cheer, felicitates Viswanathan Anand December 12, 2008

    Chennai: World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand and his wife attended a felicitation ceremony where the Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni presented the world champion chess ace a diamond ring, worth Rs 5 lakh. The function took place at Chennai in the presence of the entire cricket team, which is in...
  • Politicians lose their sparkle, Dhoni shines this Diwali October 27, 2008

    Patna/Ranchi: The LaluRabri brand seems to have lost its spark this Diwali. Firecrackers named after the railways minister and his wife, a former chief minister of Bihar, were a staple but have gone missing this year to give space to "item girl brand firecrackers" and star cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni. It...
  • Dhoni takes admission in St. Xaviers college September 4, 2008

    Ranchi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has sought and got admission at the St. Xaviers college in Ranchi. He wants a bachelors degree in Commerce and later plans to get a masters in business administration. The students are thrilled at the news and are looking forward to seeing their celebrity colleague. St....
  • Symonds, cricket's latest victim | Monkeygate toll September 4, 2008

    MSD's meteoric rise ...
  • Kirsten slamming unwarranted | MSD's rise | Your say September 4, 2008

    It is just a matter of time before Dhoni takes over the Test captaincy. ...
  • Why after 11 years, Bhajji is still one of the boys? April 29, 2008

    New Delhi: To describe Harbhajan Singh's career as a roller coaster will be a pretty fair. At 28 he is already one of India's most successful bowlers, but he seems unable to make one critical transition from being one of the boys to a seasoned veteran. In Harbhajans latest test match,...
  • Actor Vijay, Dhoni form mutual admiration society April 23, 2008

    Chennai: The Chennai Superkings take on Mumbai Indians on Wednesday and among those who'll be watching it keenly is IPL Chennai's brand ambassador, actor Vijay. It also looks as though the Superkings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Vijay have found a fan in each other. "Definitely all my fans will come...
  • B'wood & cricket: marriage made in adheaven December 24, 2007

    Mumbai: The year of 2007 has been great for cricket fans. With the Indian cricket team winning the Twenty20 World Cup, Bollywood's on a high too. And fans apart, advertisers are making the most of it. The Twenty20 World Cup is in Indias bag, and so is the recently concluded...
  • Will Dhoni captain the Indian test team? November 7, 2007

    New Delhi: The T20 World champions lead by a 26yearold from a cricketing outpost, Mahender Singh Dhoni is a pioneer in Indian cricket but less than three years since making his debut for India. However, is he ready for a near possible challenge? I think that it is asking for...
  • Sachin says no to India captaincy November 6, 2007

    New Delhi: The BCCI has confirmed that Sachin Tendulkar wont be India's next Test captain. Tendulkar told the board that he doesn't in fact want the job and that it should go to a younger man instead. The selection committee is meeting on November 8 and it will be decided as to...
  • Videocon drops ads by Dravid, Dhoni March 29, 2007

    New Delhi: Following Sansui and LG Electronics, consumer durables major Videocon also decided to stop telecasting the advertisements featuring Indian cricketers. Videocon chief on Thursday said it would pull off advertisements featuring Indian skipper Rahul Dravid and stumper M S Dhoni to save damage to the brand in the face of...