Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is also known mostly his surname. Fans in India and around the world call him only Dhoni.
Suresh Raina, was a key member of India’s listed overs cricket squad. But, now, he is struggling to make a comeback. Fans in India don’t call him Suresh. They all like to call him Raina.
Cheteshwar Pujara is the backbone of India’s batting line up in Test cricket. Pujara is also one of those cricketers who aren’t called by their names. Fans in India and everywhere call him Pujara, and not Cheteshwar.
Robin Uthappa began as an aggressive middle order batsman in limited overs cricket and fans love his hard-hitting and flamboyant style of batting. Indian cricket fans address Robin Uthappa only as Uthappa.
Ravindra Jadeja is mostly by his surname. Fans calls him Jadeja. Only a few call him Ravindra or Ravi. He is one of the most important members, across all three formats of the game.