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Shikhar Dhawan Shikhar Dhawan Height: 1.8 m DOB: December 5, 1985

Shikhar Dhawan is a stylish and aggressive left-handed opening batsman and can also bowl right-arm off break. Dhawan, who was born in Delhi, plays for the India national cricket team. He also represents Delhi in domestic tournaments and plays for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League. Dhawan is married to Ayesha Mukherjee.

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2nd ODI: Rahul, Dhawan and bowlers shine as India level 3-match series versus Australia in Rajko

Sports | Jan 17, 2020, 09:50 PM IST

KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli hit fifties while the bowlers chipped in equally as India beat Australia by 36 runs in Rajkot to level three-match series 1-1.

David Warner and Aaron Finch now have the highest

1st ODI: David Warner, Aaron Finch centuries help Australia take 1-0 lead in 3-match series

Sports | Jan 14, 2020, 09:00 PM IST

Aaron Finch (110*) and David Warner (128*) slammed centuries as Australia beat India by 10 wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

Quinton de Kock

3rd T20I: De Kock leads from the front as South Africa draw series 1-1

Sports | Sep 22, 2019, 11:00 PM IST

Quinton de Kock remained not out on 79 as South Africa (140/1) beat India (134/9) at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

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IPL 2019, KKR vs DC: Dhawan, Pant keep cool as Delhi overcome Russell challenge

Sports | Apr 13, 2019, 09:15 AM IST

Shikhar Dhawan found form with a 63-ball 97 and powered Delhi Capitals to a seven-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL here Friday, leaving two legends at the visiting dugout beaming.

Ind vs NZ

2nd T20I: India make strong comeback in series with 7-wicket victory

Sports | Feb 08, 2019, 03:57 PM IST

The chase was set up by skipper Rohit Sharma (50 off 29 balls) in company of Shikhar Dhawan (30, 31 balls) with a 79-run stand after Krunal Pandya got three wickets to restrict the hosts to 158/8.

India vs Australia

3rd T20I: India beat Australia by 6 wickets

Sports | Nov 25, 2018, 05:56 PM IST

Virat Kohli perfectly executed 165 chase in 19.4 overs came after Shikhar Dhawan (41 off 22 balls) and Rohit Sharma (23 off 16 balls) provided a flying start to the innings.

India vs West Indies

3rd T20I: India beat West Indies by six wickets

Sports | Nov 11, 2018, 11:42 PM IST

There was some drama towards the end as India lost the wickets of Pant and Dhawan leaving the host to score one run off the last delivery bowled by Fabian Allen to secure the victory.

Asia Cup 2018

Asia Cup 2018, Super Four Match 4: India beat Pakistan by 9 wickets

Sports | Sep 24, 2018, 12:22 AM IST

Chasing a target of 238, Rohit (111 no off 119 balls) and Dhawan (114 off 100 balls) flayed the Pakistan attack adding 210 runs for the opening stand to seal their second lopsided victory in the tournament in only 39.3 overs.

India vs England 2018

3rd T20I at Bristol: India beat England by 7 wickets, clinch series 2-1

Sports | Jul 08, 2018, 11:57 PM IST

The Indian vice-captain made a target of 199 look ridiculously easy on a small Bristol ground after the visiting bowlers did a commendable job at the back end to restrict the hosts to a sub-par score.

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1st T20I: India beat Ireland by 76 runs in Dublin

Sports | Jun 28, 2018, 12:19 AM IST

India outclassed Ireland by 76 runs in the opening T20 International in Dublin on Wednesday.

Ireland vs India

Team India sweat it out at the nets ahead of Ireland T20I

Sports | Jun 27, 2018, 03:12 PM IST

Indian players spent time on the nets, practising for the first T20I against the hosts Ireland. They will lock horn on Wednesday at Malahide Cricket Club.

Shikhar Dhawan and Kane Williamson shared an unbeaten

IPL 2018, Match 42: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Daredevils

Sports | May 11, 2018, 05:17 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad outclassed Delhi Daredevils by nine wickets to consolidate their position on the top of the IPL 2018 Points Table at the Feroz Shah Kotla.

Shikhar Dhawan

IPL 2018, Match 7: Sunrisers Hyderabad defeat Mumbai Indians

Sports | Apr 13, 2018, 12:14 AM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad held their nerves to edge out Mumbai Indians by one wicket off the last ball of the match in a thrilling match.

Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson

IPL 2018, Match 4: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Rajasthan Royals

Sports | Apr 09, 2018, 11:21 PM IST

Opener Shikhar Dhawan (77*) and captain Kane Williamson (36*) knitted an unbeaten 120-run stand for the second-wicket to power Sunrisers Hyderabad to an emphatic nine-wicket win.

Kusal Perera's brilliant 66 off 37 balls and some crucial

Nidahas Trophy, Sri Lanka vs India: 1st T20I at Colombo

Sports | Mar 06, 2018, 11:55 PM IST

Perera's brilliant 66 off 37 balls and some crucial contributions from the middle-order helped Sri Lanka beat India.

A brilliant all-round show helped India beat South Africa

India vs South Africa: 1st T20I at Wanderers, Johannesburg

Sports | Feb 18, 2018, 11:32 PM IST

A brilliant all-round show helped India beat South Africa by 28 runs in the first T20I in Johannesburg.