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Famous Quotes of MS Dhoni | The Iconic Captain Who Led India to Multiple Cricketing Glories

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni, or popularly known as MS Dhoni, is a name that needs no introduction in the cricket world. With his impeccable captaincy skills, calm demeanor, and exceptional batting and wicket-keeping abilities, Dhoni has earned himself a special place in the hearts of millions of cricket fans worldwide. Dhoni played for India in 90 Tests, 350 ODIs, and 98 T20Is during his 15-year career, amassing over 17,000 runs at the international level. Under Dhoni’s captaincy, India won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, the 2011 Cricket World Cup, and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy, the most by any captain. In this article, we will look at the top motivational MS Dhoni quotes.

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Dhoni’s contribution to Indian cricket is not limited to just his leadership skills. He is also regarded as one of the best finishers in limited-overs cricket, with his trademark helicopter shot becoming a fan favorite. His ability to stay calm and composed in high-pressure situations has earned him the nickname “Captain Cool.”

Famous MS Dhoni Quotes- Motivational & Inspirational

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  1. When asked how he handles criticism, Dhoni replied:

“I have three dogs at home. Even after losing a series or winning a series, they treat me the same way.”

  1. During his international cricket career, Dhoni was recognized for possessing a tremendous gut instinct. When asked about it, he stated,

“Gut feeling is all about the experiences that you have had in your life. It is about being in difficult scenarios, knowing what worked, what did not work, and then taking a decision.”

  1. When Dhoni was asked to explain what it meant to lead India in all three forms, Dhoni had a powerful response:

“It’s like having 100 kgs put over you. That’s good enough to weigh you down. After that even if you put a mountain, it will not make a difference.”

  1. Another attribute that was evident in Dhoni was his self-assurance, whether it was in his batting, leadership, or wicketkeeping. The former India cricketer MS Dhoni said:

“Self-Confidence has always been one of my good qualities. I am always very confident. It is in my nature to be confident, to be aggressive. And it applies in my batting as well as wicket keeping.”

5. The former captain of India had already shared his thoughts on having goals and aspirations:

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“If you don’t really have a dream, you can’t really push yourself, you don’t really know what the target is.”

6. Dhoni believes that it is crucial to listen to the advice of elders. He expressed the same opinion:

“Listen to your elder’s advice not because they are always right, but because they have more experience of being wrong.”

  1. Dhoni believes that defeats teach you far more than wins. He was once quoted saying something similar:

“A loss makes you humble. It tests the other batsmen and bowlers. Also, if you keep winning you don’t now what area you need to work on.”

  1. Dhoni is the only skipper to have won all three main limited-overs ICC trophies: the T20 World Cup, the ODI World Cup, and the Champions Trophy. When asked what else he hoped to do, Dhoni replied,

“I don’t mind repeating everything.”

9. MS Dhoni in the middle of the series when he was asked if India had already accepted defeat. He stated,

“Till the full stop doesn’t come, the sentence is not complete.”

10. When MS Dhoni was asked which defeat was worst after two back-to-back whitewashes against AUS and ENG. He replied,

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“When you die, you die. You don’t think which is the better way to die.”

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What famous personalities have said about MS Dhoni

 Ajinkya Rahane (Indian Cricketer)

“Dhoni bhai gave me a lot of confidence, and backed me a lot. I would keep asking him ways to improve, and he would answer every question. So his contribution has been important in my success.”

Virat Kohli (Indian Cricketer)

“I don’t know why people say he has not left a legacy. He is the most successful Indian captain ever. That in itself is a legacy. Most of the players in the team have been given ample opportunities by him. He believes in the youngsters. He believes in giving them opportunities.”

Rahul Dravid (Indian Cricketer)

“He was a captain I enjoyed playing under. One of the things I liked about MS was, what you saw was what you got. Very uncomplicated, always led by example. One of the things I really liked about playing under MS was that he never asked you to do anything that he himself didn’t do.”

Gary Kirsten (South African Cricketer)

“I would go to war with Dhoni by my side.”

Kapil Dev (Indian Cricketer)

 “Dhoni is my hero. We talk a lot about Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, but this boy has as much talent as anyone in the game.” 

Harsha Bhogle (Commentator)

 “If Dhoni plays till the end, one thing is for sure. He will make his team win.” 

Michael Vaughan (England Cricketer)

“​The coolest man in World Cricket, MS Dhoni delivers when it most matters!” 

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