Mahendra Singh Dhoni Ak MS Dhoni or Dhoni was born at Ranchi in Jharkhand established in the east corner of India. He did his schooling from DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir where he was intensely interested in football and badminton. MS Dhoni comes from a common family. His father Pan Singh served for MECON and his mother Devki Devi is a housewife. He has an elder brother named Narendra Singh Dhoni, who is a politician, and a sibling, Jayanti Gupta, who is a lecturer. He served as the goalkeeper of his football team and was able to perform at the district and state platform. But on the demand of his football coach, he tried out to perform in cricket.

He was able to do wicket keeping particularly well which provided his entry into a local cricket club named the Commando cricket club where he performed from 1995 to 1998. In the 1997/98 period, his excellent performances in the Vinoo Mankad Under-16 Championship captivated the selector’s eye. He was chosen to the Bihar under 19 squad the very next session. His enhanced batting and keeping appearances led him to be picked to the Bihar Ranji Trophy team for the year 1999-2000 period. He made his debut facing the Assam team by securing an unbeaten score of 68. He scored his first hundred the next season but was only able to obtain at an average of about 40 per game by the year 2003 period.

In 2003, he was picked for the India A team which went to travel Kenya to perform a tri-series match with Pakistan A as the third team. In the tri-series, he made 362 runs at an aggregate of 72.40 with non-stop centuries against Pakistan. On the back of his flatware performances in domestic matches and international assignments, he was given a spot in the ODI team for the tour to Bangladesh in the year 2004-2005. On his debut, he was run out for a dodge but in his 5th ODI match next to Pakistan, he secured 148 off 123 balls to be called a game winning player in the Indian team. With this show, he had now registered the maximum score by an Indian wicket-keeper as well as joined his place on the side.

In November 2005, while following a stiff target of 299, he made 183 off 145 balls to lead India to win. He won the title of Man of that Series award for top scoring in the match with 346 runs. In the 2007 World Cup, he could only add 29 runs in the 3 matches with two bows which provided to the success in the group stages. Again Dhoni jumped back with remarkable performances which led him to be named as the captain of the Indian T20 team in September 2007. He quickly made an impression as he led the team to acquire the inaugural World Cup T20 in South Africa. He was made the skipper of the ODI team in the year 2007 and the Test team in 2008. In the year 2009, he totalled 1198 runs in 24 innings at an aggregate of 70.43 to be the greatest scorer of the year in ODI’s. He has been a member of the ICC World ODI XI for 6 years in a series from 2008 to 2013.

He has been bestowed the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna which is the largest sports honour given by the Government of India in 2008. He is the ambassador for more than 15 products by 2013 and is one of the most commercial players in the world. In 2013, he was summarised to be the 16th highest paid sportsman in the globe with annual profits of $31 million. He is one of the most prosperous Indian sportsmen that the world has ever witnessed. In 2010, Mahi hitched with Sakshi, his childhood beloved.

Sakshi was his classmate while he used to study at DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Shyamali, and she then did Hotel Management in Kolkata and serving at The Taj Bengal as a trainee. They have understood each other all their lives and their parents are close friends as well. Sakshi’s family is essential to Dehradun in Uttarakhand and it’s said that their family went back once her father parted from his service. Despite the point that they had a very short meeting friends of Dhoni convinced interviewers that the marriage was properly designed and produced.

In February of 2015, the two welcomed a baby girl called Ziva. In 2016, a movie named M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story will be released which will be based on the life of Dhoni. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput will be portraying the character of Captain. The movie will also be released in various languages like Telugu, Tamil, and Marathi.

Ashish Nehra Hindi Actor

Ashish Nehra

Ashish Diwan Singh Nehra was born on 29th April 1979 in Delhi, India. He was married to Rushma Singh in 2009, and they both have a son Arush Nehra. This 36-year-old cricketer is well recognized for his skinny (75kg), tall (6.4 feet) physique and peculiar bowling action (left arm medium fast bowler). Ashish grew up in New Delhi, and his father Diwan Singh worked in Delhi Government Limited in the post of a Manager. His younger brother has done computer engineering, and his mother is a teacher. Nehra started playing domestic cricket leagues representing his hometown Delhi in 1997 after which he was selected for the Indian Test Cricket squad for his first test against Sri Lanka in 1999 during which he succeeded in claiming an early wicket of Marvan Atapattu but later failed to score any other wickets. Since the Indian team always ran short of bowlers, Nehra was inducted into the ODI squad in 2001 where he played his debut match against Zimbabwe at Harare, the present generation of cricket fans wouldn’t know how mighty, and challenging Zimbabwe once were, nevertheless, he dismissed Captain Alistair Campbell in his second ball of the Innings. In the South Africa 2003 World Cup, Ashish Nehra achieved his career’s best numbers against England conceding only 23 runs for six wickets and in that same tournament, he went on bowling a lightning fast 149.7 km/h delivery which at that time was the fastest ever bowled by any Indian. Nehra was always prone to injuries, and his entire career was plagued by surgeries which eventually took a toll on his health, he underwent a bowel injury and made his comeback in international cricket in 2006. The left-arm bowler, who also plays in Indian Premier League, has been seasoned to perform in any situation. In the first season of IPL 2008, Ashish joined Mumbai Indians and later transferred to his home team Delhi Daredevils during IPL 2009 conducted in South Africa in which he ended up being the 3rd highest wicket taker; he took 19 wickets in 13 games. This performance brought him into the limelight, and the selectors were compelled to take notice of his comeback, and he was selected in the ODI series against West Indies. From then, he never had to look back. After his most economical performance in 2011 world cup Semifinals against Pakistan, he conceded just 33 runs taking two wickets in 10 overs and India won that match by 29runs. Although Nehra was available for the 2011 ODI series in England, he was ignored by the Indian selectors for which he reportedly said he was ‘deeply hurt’. Nehra was a part of the Pune Warriors India till IPL 2012 after which the team owner landed into controversy and its license was canceled. Nehra was bought by The Chennai Super Kings team for two crores in 2014 IPL auction. Recently Nehra was also selected to T20 squad for India’s tour of Australia 2016.


Mandeep Singh

Manveer Singh is an Indian Cricketer. He was born on the 18th of December, in 1991. He is a native of Jalandhar, Punjab. He is a right-armed bowler and a middle-order batsman. He made his debut in the national Indian team with his T20 gig against Zimbabwe in the year 2016. In the Indian Premier League, he has played with numerous teams like Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders and is currently playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Manveer Singh comes from an athletic family. His father is a sports coach in Jalandhar. His father did not want Manveer to go into this line of sports, as he wanted him to have a secure job. However, later when he saw Manveer’s performance, he was satisfied and encouraged him to pursue his dreams. Manveer started his career, in a conventional manner, like any other batsman, he started playing in his local state’s team. He was then selected to play for the Ranji Trophy, as a player of Punjab. He also played multiple zonal tournaments for the North zone including “Vijay Hazare Trophy”. He came into the limelight when he became the highest run scorer in the year 2015 for the Vijay Hazare Trophy. After his performance, he was selected by the BCCI for the Indian team in 2016. He is predominantly an attacking batsman, but is an all-rounder with his useful balling skills. In the 2012 season of IPL, he was the leading run scorer of Punjab with 432 runs under his belt. He was given the honor of the “Rising Star of the Tournament”. He was also a part of the U-19 National Team of India. He also played the world cup with his U-19 team. His current batting average is at 43.57, and he aims to improve it exponentially. In the year 2016, on the 25th December Mandeep tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend, Jagdeep Jaswal. The wedding took place in a gurudwara near his hometown Phagwara. Manveer has said in many interviews, that now he has his lady luck with him, he will make his ODI debut soon with the National Indian Cricket Team. Manveer met the resident of Newcastle, England on a social networking site in the year 2013. She is a makeup artist. Many famous Cricketers attended their wedding and wished them well.

Mandeep Singh Hindi Actor