Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian international cricketer and a former limited overs captain. A left-handed opening batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler, he plays for Delhi in first-class cricket and Delhi Capitals in the IPL. He played for the Indian Under-17 and Under-19 teams before making his first-class debut for Delhi in November 2004. At the 2013 Champions Trophy, 2015 World Cup and 2017 Champions Trophy, Dhawan was the leading run-scorer for India. He is the fastest Indian to reach 3,000 ODI runs. In December 2017, he became the 2nd fastest Indian to reach 4000 ODI runs. He also became the first player in the history of IPL to score two back-to-back centuries. He was awarded the 'Player of the Tournament' for his exploits in the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy and became the third Indian after Sachin Tendulkar and Yuvraj Singh to win this award in ICC tournaments.
You Might Like
No news matches foundSorry, we were unable to find any results in our database for your query
Free news archive access
Did you know?
You are eligible to search our news archive with millions of news references free of charge.
To do this, please sign in first at the top of the screen.
• Information about free access to our news archive
Search this site and the web: