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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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Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul have overtaken Shikhar Dhawan ahead of T20 World Cup: Ajit Agarkar

Sports | Jul 14, 2021, 05:59 PM IST

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar feels Shikhar Dhawan's place in the T20I squad isn't guaranteed when Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are there in the team management's plans. Dhawan will captain India in three ODIs and three T20Is and yet his place in the squad that will play in the T20 World Cup is still in doubt.

India's limited overs tour of Sri Lanka to begin on July 13

Sports | Jun 07, 2021, 08:02 PM IST

Indian selectors are expected to pick plenty of fringe players for the limited overs tour with Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya in the fray for leading the side.

IPL 2021: Mayank Agarwal's 99 in vain as Punjab suffer seven-wicket defeat against Delhi

Sports | May 02, 2021, 11:42 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan's unbeaten 69 and Prithvi Shaw's combative 39 helped Delhi Capitals register a seven-wicket victory over Punjab Kings at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Sunday.

IPL 2021, Match 2: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw star in Delhi Capitals' 7-wicket victory over CSK

Sports | Apr 10, 2021, 11:57 PM IST

Prithvi Shaw smashed a hapless Chennai Super Kings attack into submission with a brilliant 72 off 38 balls as Delhi Capitals romped home by seven wickets in an IPL match on Saturday.

IND vs ENG: Rahul or Dhawan? Virat Kohli confirms India's openers for first T20I

Sports | Mar 11, 2021, 08:45 PM IST

Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul will open India's innings in the first T20I against England at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Friday with Shikhar Dhawan starting on the bench as a reserve opener, confirmed India skipper Virat Kohli.

Gabbar' Shikhar Dhawan returns to form in style ahead of England T20Is; slams ton in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Sports | Feb 28, 2021, 01:49 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan slammed 153 against Maharashtra in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy after a string of low scores for his domestic side Delhi, announcing his return to form ahead of the five-match T20I series against England.

IPL 2021 Auction: Steve Smith, Tom Curran among 8 additions to Delhi Capitals roster

Sports | Feb 20, 2021, 09:20 PM IST

Delhi Capitals began their IPL 2021 Auction with an impressive Rs. 2.2 crore steal of Australia’s Steve Smith. However, they now face a happy headache on his batting position, as the side’s top-4 includes Indian batsmen Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, captain Shreyas Iyer and wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant/all-rounder Marcus Stoinis.

Lost 2 wickets early but kept on going, ended up winning game: Shikhar Dhawan

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 15, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 13 runs in the 30th IPL match at Dubai on Oct 14.

Hardik Pandya, Natasha blessed with baby boy, wishes pour in

Sports | Jul 31, 2020, 11:26 AM IST

Cricket fraternity on July 30 congratulated all-rounder Hardik Pandya as he and his fiance Natasha Stankovic have been blessed with a baby boy.

Here's how cricketer Shikhar Dhawan spending his quarantine

News | Mar 25, 2020, 01:34 PM IST

Here's how cricketer Shikhar Dhawan spending his quarantine

Aap Ki Adalat | Shikhar Dhawan backs Rishabh Pant to play long for India

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:55 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Shikhar Dhawan defended under-fire wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and said that the wicketkeeper-batsman will bounce back from the rough patch he is currently experiencing.

Aap Ki Adalat: 'I couldn't sleep a night before my international debut', says Shikhar Dhawan

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:55 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, India's star opener Shikhar Dhawan revealed that he was so nervous a night before his first ODI for the team that he couldn't sleep. Unfortunately, though, the match was called off!

Aap Ki Adalat: Shikhar Dhawan reveals interesting story behind iconic 'moustache twirl'

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:39 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Shikhar Dhawan, who is famous for his on-field antics revealed an interesting story behind his iconic 'moustache twirl'.

Aap Ki Adalat: Shikhar Dhawan has his say on MS Dhoni's retirement

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:39 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, India's opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan addressed the speculations over India's former captain, MS Dhoni's retirement.

Aap Ki Adalat: Shikhar Dhawan reveals funny story behind Jasprit Bumrah's bowling action

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:54 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan talked in detail about India's premier fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah, and revealed a funny story behind his unorthodox bowling action.

Aap Ki Adalat: Shikhar Dhawan reveals why he was named 'Gabbar'

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:55 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Team India's star player Shikhar Dhawan revealed the reason behind his 'Gabbar' tag.

Shikhar Dhawan in Aap Ki Adalat (Full Episode)

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:54 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Shikhar Dhawan talked about the multiple aspects of his life - ranging from his early childhood days, to his first international call-up and his journey in Indian cricket.

Aap Ki Adalat | Shikhar Dhawan opens up on his 'superstition' of not facing the first ball

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:40 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Indian cricket team opening batsman opened up on the pattern regarding not facing the first ball of the match.

Aap Ki Adalat | We don't need advice from outsiders: Shikhar Dhawan on PAK cricketers' tweets

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:40 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Shikhar Dhawan opened up about his message to Shahid Afridi on Twitter.

Aap Ki Adalat | Shikhar Dhawan reveals Rohit Sharma's role behind his 2019 World Cup century

Aap Ki Adalat | Sep 28, 2019, 11:40 PM IST

In a conversation with India TV Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma in Aap Ki Adalat, Shikhar Dhawan credited Rohit Sharma for his century against Australia in the 2019 World Cup.

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