Dhoni completes world record of 100 stumpings in ODIs


Colombo: Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday became the first wicket-keeper in world cricket to affect 100 stumppings in One Day Internationals.

Dhoni achieved the feat in his 301st ODI when he whipped off the bails to remove Akila Dananjaya off leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal’s bowling. The 36-year-old has also taken 281 catches apart from scoring 9657 runs (before the start of the Indian chase).

Dhoni has also played 90 Tests and 77 T20 Internationals. In 90 Tests, Dhoni has taken 256 catches and affected 38 stumpings while his T20 Internationals’ catches/stumping record stands at 43/23.