Indian Cricket Team – Men in Blue
Indian Cricket team players have a great boding amongst themselves. They can be heard calling each other with different names during the match. We all have our nicknames at home. And some of us have a very funny one. Something like Kaku, Chandu, and Sonu…
Do you know the Nicknames of Indian Cricketers ? No right? Yeah, the Indian Cricketers also have some cool nicknames. Some of these names have been given by other team members and they love to call them by these names. While some of the Indian Cricketers have these amazing nicknames from their childhood. Today, we gonna tell you some cool Nicknames of Indian Cricketers. And yes, we know you are excited to know the nicknames of your favorite Cricket players. So, look for your favorite Indian cricket below!
Amazing Nicknames of Indian Cricketers
Check out the cool Indian players nicknames below.
- MS Dhoni – Mahi
On the top list, we have everybody’s favorite, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. That’s his full name. Mahi is the nickname of MS Dhoni. Well, those who have seen the movie MS Dhoni- An Untold Story must be already knowing this name.
2.Virat Kholi – Cheeku
source: Hindustan Times
Cheeku isn’t’ that name cute? 🙂 Can you guess how he must have got this name Cheeku. Virat Kohli was chubby in his childhood. His ears were big and one fine day he got his hair cut very short and because of that short haircut, his ears stuck out more. One of his Cricket Coach saw him and he looked like Cheeku the rabbit from the famous, Champak. You all must be knowing What a Champak is! It was then that he got this cute name Cheeku 🙂
3. Yuvraj Singh- Yuvi
There is not much information how Yuvraj Singh exactly got this nickname but its just the short version of his name Yuvraj and he found it easier to spell.
4. Shikhar Dhawan – Gabbar/Jaat
He has these 2 nicknames but Gabbar one is more commonly used by his teammates as compared to Jaat. Jaat nickname he got because of his characteristics and all. He used to field at the silly point when he used to play for Ranji and one could easily hear him saying- ” Bhut Yaaraana Lagta Hain Tumara, Like Gabbar from Sholay movie” whenever the opposition team used to show a very good partnership. From there onwards, Shikhar Dhawan got this name Gabbar.
5. Rohit Sharma – Ro, Shaan, and the Hitman
Rohit Sharma got his name Ro from his wife. She loves to call him Ro and this name also got popular on the field among his teammates. Yuvraaj Paaji gave him the nickname Shaan. His teammates think that he has nice batting strength so also got the third name Hitman.
So, these were some of the amazing Nicknames of Indian Cricketers. Do you know the names of some other Indian Cricket Players?? If yes, then don’t forget to share them with us via the comments section below 🙂 This was Deepak Kumar here to talk about the Nicknames of Indian Cricketers. Share the article with your friends if you like it.