1. MSD or Captain Cool, is one of the most successful captains in the history of cricket.
2. Under his captaincy, India won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, the 2010 and 2016 Asia Cups, and the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup.
3. He is the only captain to have won all three ICC trophies.
4. Dhoni is the highest run-scorer in Twenty20 Internationals.
5. He is the only batsman in the history of the game to score a century in all three formats of the game.
6. In the IPL, he has led the Chennai Super Kings to victory on three occasions.
7. He is the first player to hit 200 sixes in Test cricket.
8. Dhoni was ranked 23rd in Forbes magazine's list of the world's highest-paid athletes.
9. In 2007, he was conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, India's highest sporting honor.
10. Dhoni is a recipient of the Padma Shri, India's fourth-highest civilian honor.