A man with midas touch-MS Dhoni is undoubtedly the greatest Finisher in the history of ODI Cricket. Captain Cool MS Dhoni is the man Team India depend most on when it comes to getting over the line in ODIs .So Lets have a look at some of the best innings Which we have seen from MS Dhoni in ODI Cricket.
MS Dhoni Top 5 best innings in ODI Cricket
1. MS Dhoni– 148 off 123 balls Vs Pakistan
Picked for the home ODI series against Pakistan, MS Dhoni captures the imagination of the country by plundering 148 off 123 balls at No. 3 in only his fifth ODI innings. This is the first one-day century by an Indian wicketkeeper – barring Rahul Dravid. India pile up a mammoth 356, and take a 2-0 lead in the series.
2. MS Dhoni-183* from 145 balls
Having established himself in the one-day side, MS Dhoni shatters records by smashing 183* from 145 balls with 15 fours and 10 sixes in Jaipur, as India successfully chase Sri Lanka’s 298. It is the highest ODI score by a wicketkeeper, and spurs India to a 3-0 series lead. Is adjudged Man of the Series after India beat Sri Lanka 6-1.
3. MS Dhoni 91* Against Sri Lanka In World Cup Final
MS Dhoni’s aggressive unbeaten 91 in a difficult run-chase in the final the World Cup summit showdown against Sri Lanka matches the greatest innings played by a captain in a final of the showpiece event.MS Dhoni winning six in that final against Sri Lanka will remain etched in the minds of every Indian fan for years to come.
4. MS Dhoni 68* From 53 Balls Against Pakistan
Continues his excellent ODI form in Pakistan, and develops a reputation of a finisher, MS Dhoni scored 68 runs off 53 balls, 72 off 46 balls, and 77 off 56 balls in the five-match series in Pakistan, which India win 4-1.
5. MS Dhoni 91* From 103 Balls Against Bangladesh
Battles cramps and saves India further ODI embarrassment after the World Cup. Chasing Bangladesh’s 250 in Mirpur, India are in a disarray at 63 for 3, but MSD steers them home with 91 run from 106 balls.This innings might not be huge in terms of numbers But it was a spectacular knock, nonetheless!