Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the richest cricket player in the world this year according to Forbes. Dhoni was born on 7th July 1981 in the state of Jharkhand at place called Ranchi. Mahender made his first entry in the Indian team during the game against Bangladesh in 2004. He was officially called to play in the Indian team a year later. M.S. . Dohni made a name for himself when he broke Adam Gilchrist’s record of 172 for the highest score made by a wicket keeper.