There have been 8 occasions when Mahendra Singh Dhoni has finished the match with a six. Here is the list of all of them.
|1||West Indies||Jermaine Lawson||2005||Dambulla||15*|
|3||Sri Lanka||Tillakaratne Dilshan||2005||Jaipur||183*|
|4||Sri Lanka||Tillakaratne Dilshan||2005||Pune||45*|
|7||Sri Lanka||Nuwan Kulasekara||2011||Mumbai||91*|
|8||Sri Lanka||Shaminda Eranga||2013||Port of Spain||45*|
Some of the highlights of the table:
1: Dhoni has finished the match with a six on 8 occasions and has done it 4 times against Sri Lanka, most than any other opposition.
2: Second on the list is Pakistan , against whom , Dhoni has done it twice. Pakistan is followed by West Indies and Zimbabwe, against whom Dhoni has done it once each.
3: Highest score of Dhoni is 183, when he has scored a six to finish the match. The is also Dhoni’s highest score in the ODIs, which he scored against Sri Lanka in 2005 at Jaipur.
4: Tillakatatne Dilshan is the bowler against whom Dhoni has done it twice and incidentally in the same series , when India swept Sri Lanka 6-1 at home in 2005.
5: The most famous among all these is the 2011 World Cup , when he promoted himself ahead of Yuvraj Singh and took India to victory. He hit the famous six agaisnt Nuwan Kulasekara over the long on boundary.
6: Dhoni holds the record for finishing the match with a six on most occasions. Earlier this record was held by Brian Lara.