ICC World Twenty20: Interesting facts about Mahendra Singh Dhoni in mega event

Dhoni's men have been in ominous form winning 10 of the last 11 T20Is this year.

Updated: Mar 09, 2016, 13:21 PM IST
ICC World Twenty20: Interesting facts about Mahendra Singh Dhoni in mega event

New Delhi: India T20I skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be eager to perform well and see his in-form side clinch the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 trophy.

Dhoni's men have been in ominous form winning 10 of the last 11 T20Is this year. India go into the World Cup as favourites and Dhoni's statistics in this mega event is notable.

Here are some of the interesting facts about skipper MSD in T20Is in World Cup history.

# Dhoni has played 28 T20I World Cup matches so far with an average of 31.42.

# His highest score is 45 runs against South Africa in the innagural edition in 2007.

# Dhoni is playing his sixth consecutive ICC T20 World Cup.

# The Ranchi player has already won the tournament once in 2007 beating Pakistan in the final.

# India have won 19 matches and lost 9 under MSD in ICC World T20Is.

# Dhoni has hit a total of 30 fours and 14 sixes in World T20Is

India will open their WT20I encounter against New Zealand on March 15, 2015.