Sakshi Rawat Dhoni is the wife of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni (Mahi) , captain of national team. They got married on 4 July 2010.

Sakshi is 25 year old. She and Mahi are school friends. There parents were family friends. Her father and Mahi’s father were colleague in MECON. Now her father is an executive director with the Kanoi Group’s Binaguri Tea Company, which has its corporate office on RN Mukherjee Road and gardens in the Dooars and the Terai.

Sakshi and Mahi studied together in DAV Shyamali school in Ranchi. Her family later moved to Dehradun where her grandfather, a retired divisional forest officer, was permanently settled. Sakshi also studied from Welham Girls’ in Dehra Dun,

Sakshi graduated from the Institute of Hotel Management in Aurangabad. She completed her training at Taj Bengal’s front office Kolkata.

It is also reported by sources that Dhoni cut his long hair short, since Sakshi likes short hair. She also attends all of Dhoni’s hair cutting sessions.

They got married in a closely-guarded ceremony in Dehradun, which was attended by buddy, actor John Abraham and his then girlfriend, actor Bipasha Basu.