BCCI nominates MS Dhoni for Padma Bhushan award

Posted on:20 Sep 2017 15:18:41
BCCI nominates MS Dhoni for Padma Bhushan award
20 September 2017 Current Affairs:  The Indian cricket board nominated Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the country's third highest civilian award the Padma Bhushan for his contribution to the game.

Two World titles (2011 50-over World Cup and 2007 World T20), nearly 10,000 runs, 90 Test matches.

There is no one better than him, who could have been nominated, a senior condition of anonymity.

The BCCI not sent any other nominations for the Padma awards this year.

The 36-year-old has scored 9737 runs in 302 ODIs besides 4876 runs in 90 Test matches. He has also played 78 T20 Internationals, notching up 1212 runs.

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