5 MS Dhoni Qualities That No Other Cricketer Ever Possessed

The name MS Dhoni is a self-explanatory term in itself. Dhoni isn’t about a name but an aura, an aura which has overshadowed some of the best names in the world cricket. As cricket fans, we are only glad that we belong to an era which can witness the greatness of MS Dhoni as both, a person and as a cricketer.


From a ticket collector to the World Cup winning captain of India, Dhoni’s story is one fascinating journey. This man has earned enormous love and respect from all over the world and now even though he is no longer the captain of India, he is still called ‘Captain Cool’ by his fans.

The Chennai Super Kings fans were ecstatic to see MS Dhoni come back to the team. He is a cricketer amply loved and worshiped in India.


He has always had a unique personality and a distinctive demeanor. He has always been simple yet so different from everyone else. Here are the 5 qualities of MS Dhoni which no other cricketer could ever possess.

  1. Knowledge of the game


MS Dhoni even after decades would be the best cricketing brain to have ever played for India. MS Dhoni’s awareness of the game and knowledge of cricket has always been so apt. His instincts have often come up with some strange decision making but it always went in Dhoni’s favor. One such instance was the 2011 World Cup final where he walked out to bat ahead of inform Yuvraj Singh.

2. Calmness

MS Dhoni. (Image Source: Twitter)

MS Dhoni. (Image Source: Twitter)

He has always been as cool as ice. No matter if the team won or lost, he always had a subtle smile on his face. This speaks of his calmness. He has always been calm and composed, even after winning the 2011 World Cup. Have you ever seen any other cricketer as calm and composed as MS Dhoni?

3. Making things comfortable for youngsters

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He can always be heard from the stump mic giving advice to the youngsters. He never scolds the youngsters but gives his vital advice in a hilarious manner. Youngsters in team India always speak of how MS Dhoni helps them and keeps them encouraged. A man of such a great stature being a humble guideline to the youngsters is another unique trait of Mahi.

4. Captaincy Skills


He has been one of the most successful captains ever for India. His captaincy has always been so apt and he has never shown any aggression being a captain. He has humbly and very smartly captained India all these years.

5. Being A finisher

Cricket - Sri Lanka v India - Fourth One Day International Match - Colombo, Sri Lanka - August 31, 2017 - MS Dhoni of India hits a boundary. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

He is the best finisher to have ever played the game and that shall always remain constant.

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