Its MS Dhoni’s birthday today & Cricket Australia came up with a novel idea to extend their Birthday wishes for Mahi.
India’s former Captain & legendary batsman MS. Dhoni turned 39 on Tuesday & lots of wishes started pouring in from across the globe for the former Indian Captain. While MS Dhoni’s former & current teammates shared heartwarming wishes for the epic batsman on social media, Cricket Australia also came up with a unique idea on its Twitter handle to extend their greetings. Cricket Australia termed MS Dhoni as one of the biggest hitters we have ever seen”, CA tweeted a video of MS Dhoni hitting a lovely shot by hitting the ball out of the park Australia. The video got superhit on Internet & garnered over 1,500 Retweets & over 550 Likes in double-quick time.
“One of the biggest hitters we’ve ever seen! MS Dhoni turns 39 today, and here are his best sixes in Australia!” tweeted Cricket Australia with the video. In total MS Dhoni has played 91 matches against Australia & scored 2,963 runs at an average of 40.58 with three centuries registered on his name.
He has 110 catches & 38 stumping’s registered on his name against great Aussies. His record in one day matches against Australia is unbelievable. The wicket-keeper batsman has played 55 ODIs against Australia scoring 1,660 runs at an average of 44.86 with two hundred & a high score of 139 not out.
While Dhoni’s Test record against Australia does not match his ODI records India’s highest Test score of 224 came against Australia. Dhoni’s performance in ODIS & T20Is against Australia is exceptional however his Test performance is not up to the mark.
In nine Test matches played in Australia, Dhoni has scored 311 runs at an average of 19.43 with a high score of 57 not out. Whereas in 21 ODIs played in Australia the epic batsman has garnered 684 runs at an average of 45.60 while in T20Is that average rises to 51.50 by playing six matches.