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Shikhar

Dhawan

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

Did you know?

He was named player of the tournament at the 2004 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup after he scored 505 runs at an average of 84.16 with three tons.

RUNS
823
AVERAGE
35.78

Shikhar

Dhawan

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

Did you know?

He was named player of the tournament at the 2004 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup after he scored 505 runs at an average of 84.16 with three tons.

RUNS
2095
AVERAGE
42.76

Shikhar

Dhawan

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

Did you know?

He was named player of the tournament at the 2004 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup after he scored 505 runs at an average of 84.16 with three tons.

RUNS
101
AVERAGE
16.83

Batsman

Bats Left Hand

AGE
29
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Delhi

COUNTRY

India

India
LOCAL CLUB

Delhi Daredevils

Bio

Thanks to a perfectly twirled moustache, Shikhar Dhawan has become a recognisable face to cricket fans around the world.

The 29-year-old toiled away in first-class cricket for six years before finally earning his call-up to India’s one-day international side in 2010. He made a debut he would rather forget, dismissed for a duck, but when he had his second chance in the national side eight months later he made up for it with a maiden fifty.

His Test debut did not come until 2013 but when it finally came Dhawan did it in style smashing 187 off 174 balls against Australia.

Now a regular member of the one-day side, Dhawan is maintaining an average above 40 and has a collection of tons and fifties to his name.

The soft-spoken left-hander starred for India in their first ODI against Sri Lanka in early November, putting on an ominous display of form ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.

He followed that with 79 from 80 balls and 91 form 79 balls in the next two matches.


MATCHES
13
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
187
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
823
INNINGS
23
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
35.78
100s
2
50s
2
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
1.8
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
53
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
119
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
2095
INNINGS
52
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
42.76
100s
6
50s
11
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
6
DEBUT
2011
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
33
BEST BOWLING
-
Batting
RUNS
101
INNINGS
6
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
16.83
100s
0
50s
0
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
MATCHES
95
DEBUT
2004
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
224
BEST BOWLING
2-30
Batting
RUNS
6513
INNINGS
157
NOT OUTS
9
AVERAGE
44.01
100s
18
50s
26
Bowling
WICKETS
3
AVERAGE
44.33
ECONOMY
2.91
S/R
91.3
5W
0
10W/M
0

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