MS Dhoni was born in Ranchi, Bihar to Pan Singh and Devki Devi. He is a versatile player who is equally talented in playing cricket and football. Dhoni clocked up to the present glory when his school cricket coach- Mr. KR Banerjee, spotted the right stuff in him. His exceptional skill as a goal keeper made Mr. Banerjee advise him to start practicing cricket.
This humble teacher discovered a hero in him who later turned out to be a celebrated player of this century. Virat Kohli Photos Yuvraj Singh Photos He played his debut Ranji trophy match in the year 1999-2000 for his Bihar state and scored 68 runs against the Assam Cricket Team. He became the player of the series in India V. Srilanka in 2005 which was another feather in his cap.
His remarkable talent to remain cool and his exceptional playing skills won laurels for India when he scored a brilliant century in a match against Australia during the year 2009. He further chalked up his 9th century and led India to victory during India's match against Australia in the year 2013.