2005
2007

Dhoni hits 145 aganist Pakistan and by 183 aganist Sri Lanka. This is his Test debut against Srilanka in Chennai

2007
2008

Dhoni takes over the reins of ODI Captaincy from Rahul Dravid. Dhoni also made Captain of the Indian Squad for ICC World Twenty20 in South Africa

2008
2009

Dhoni leads first ever ODI series win in Australia. Dhoni wins ICC ODI Player of the Year Honour. Dhoni also wins Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

2009
2010

Dhoni is honoured with Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian honour. India tops the ICC Test Cricket ratings for the first time

2010
2011

Dhoni leads Chennai Super Kings to their maiden IPL Title. Indian Team wins Asia Cup and keeps No.1 Test Rankings under Dhonis captaincy

2011
2013

Dhoni his winning six as India beat Sri Lanka in the final match of the ICC World Cup

2013
2014

Dhoni leads India to victory in ICC Champions Trophy.

2014
2018

Hands over leadership to Virat Kohli

2018
2020

Dhoni receives the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian honour. Chennai super kings win their third IPL title.

2004
2005

Mahendra Singh Dhoni makes his international debut aganist Bangladesh in an ODI at Chittagong. Dhoni is run out for a duck