MS Dhoni completes 250 dismissals in Test cricket

MS Dhoni © IANS

Nov 14, 2013
 
MS Dhoni completed 250 dismissals as wicketkeeper in Test matches after he caught Tino Best off Pragyan Ojha.
 
Dhoni started the match with 248 dismissals to his name. He first caught Darren Bravo off Ravichandran Ashwin and then caught Best.
 
Dhoni is still seventh in the list with some of the other greats way ahead of him. Mark Boucher with 555 dismissals leads the list. The other keepers ahead of Dhoni are Adam Gilchrist (416), Ian Healy (395), Rodney Marsh (355), Jeff Dujon (270) and Alan Knott (269).
 
Earlier in the day, Dhoni also equalled the record of leading India for most Tests with Sourav Ganguly. Both have lead India in 49 Tests.
 

  Tests Catches Stumpings Total dismissals
MS Dhoni 79 214 36 250