Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is fondly referred to as Thala by his fans for his outstanding performance in the matches. He has been a consistent performer for Chennai Super Kings this season and has lived up to his reputation of being one of the best finishers in the game. MSD added another record to his ever-lengthening list after his match with KXIP in IPL 2018.

Yes, it was the Sunday match at MCA stadium in Pune where he created a record by becoming the 7th Player and 1st Middle order batsman to cross the 4000 runs mark in the Indian Premier League.

When we come across his international records, Dhoni is the first Indian wicket-keeper to complete 4,000 Test runs and also holds a record for playing the most number of matches in ODI history as captain.

Dhoni is the only cricketer among Indian cricketers after Sachin Tendulkar, who is like a rock star in his own right.