MS Dhoni becomes third Indian cricketer to play 500 International matches
MS Dhoni added yet another milestone to his glittering career after completing 500 international games when playing in the second T201 against England at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. He becomes third Indian cricketer to play 500 International matches.
Dhoni is now the ninth player in the history of cricket and only the third Indian player after Sachin tendulkar and RAhul Dravid.to complete 500 international games. Some of the other names to feature on this list are
- Mahela Jayawardene (652)
- Ricky Ponting (560)
- Shahid afridi (524)
- Jacques Kallis (519)
Incidentally Dhoni’s fastest ODI fifty also came at the Sophia Gardens, thus making it a special venue for the Indian wicketkeeper.
So far Dhoni has featured in 92 T20Is, 90 test matches and 318 One Day international’s.