- MSD is the only skipper to win all three major ICC tournaments
- Dhoni scored 6,633 runs as a captain in ODIs, which is the second most by any captain
- Mahi has an average of 53.92 in ODIs, which is second highest for any captain.
- Dhoni is the second most successful skipper in the World Cricket, winning 110 ODIs off 165 ODIs.
- In 72 T20s, he guided Indians to win 41 T20s, most by any captain both in terms of wins and matches.
- One of the best finishers has hit 126 sixes which is most by any skipper in ODIs.
- In terms of bagging Man of the Match awards, Mahi is at the second spot as a captain.
- In the regime of captaincy, he remained unbeaten for 26 times, most by any skipper.
- MSD is the second fastest to hit 3,000 runs in ODIs as a skipper.