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Shikhar Dhawan: Shikhar Dhawan is a famous Indian international cricketer. Aa well as he is a left-handed opening batsman. Occasionally he is a right-arm off-break bowler.
In addition, he plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and Delhi Capitals in the IPL. He is well known for making the record of the most runs in a calendar year in Twenty20 International cricket (689). Besides, he is also known for his successful knocks in ICC Tournaments.
Shikhar Dhawan Biography:
Real Name – Shikhar Dhawan
Nick Name – Gabbar, Babbu
Date of Birth – 5 December 1985
Profession – Cricketer
Hometown – Delhi, India
Father Name – Mahendra Pal Dhawan
Mother Name – Sunaina
Wife Name – Ayesha Mukherjee
School – St. Imprints Senior Secondary Public School in Paschim Vihar, Delhi
ODI Debut – 20 October 2010 with Australia
Test Debut – 14 March 2013 with Australia
ICC Ranking – 10 (ODI)
T20 Debut – 4 June 2011 with West Indies
Batting Style – Left-Handed Batsman
Bowling Style – Right Arm Off-Break
Shikhar Dhawan was born on December 5, 1985, in Delhi. He belongs to the Punjabi Khatri family. His mother’s name is Sunaina and his father’s name is Mahendra Pal Dhawan. Shikhar Dhawan is well known for his famous handlebar mustache.
Moreover, he has a younger sister and her name is Shreshta. In fact, she died in November 2017.
Shikhar completed his schooling from St. Imprints Senior Secondary Public School in Paschim Vihar, Delhi. When Shikhar was 12-years-old, he was influenced by his uncle. Therefore, he went to the renowned Sonnet Club to prepare cricket under-celebrated mentor Tarak Sinha. He never hesitated to rub shoulders with enormous young men. Hence, he quickly awed his coach by scoring a century for the U-15 team in a school competition.
Further, he discontinued his education after completing his twelve grade. Thus, he started totally concentrate on his cricket profession.
Who is Shikhar Dhawan Wife:
In 2012, Shikhar married his girlfriend named Ayesha Mukherjee who is an amateur boxer, Instagram star, and Fitness Trainer.
The beautiful couple met on facebook through Harbhajan Singh. Actually, Harbhajan Singh is a common friend of them. As a good friend, Harbhajan Singh encouraged them to make their relationship strong. In conclusion, there were in relation to a long time.
However, Shikhar’s parents never wanted that they get married. Because Ayesha was a mother of two daughters from her previous marriage. Even, the age gap between the couple was about 10 years. Further, in 2012, Ayesha got a divorce from her former husband. In addition, her daughters lived with their father.
In the same year, Dhawan neglected all circumstances and got married to Ayesha Mukherjee.
After the two years of marriage, she gave birth to a son whose name is Zorawar.
Shikhar Dhawan Match:
Initially, in 1999-2000, Shikhar started playing for Delhi Under-16s for Vijay Merchant Trophy. He played too good and took his team to the finals as the leading run-scorer. Along with it, he played for North Zone Under-16s. At that time he was 15 years old.
In the following year, he played for the Delhi Under-19 team at the age of 15. As well as he played for the Cooch Behar Trophy. Further, he played for Vijay Merchant Trophy and he got 282 runs in 5 innings.
Then in October 2002, Dhawan played again for the Delhi Under-19 team. During this match, he won Cooch Behar Trophy by making 388 runs in 8 innings.
In the next year, Dhawan played for North Zont Under-19s for Vinoo Mankad Trophy. Furthermore, he participated again Under-19s for the Cooch Behar Trophy. Therefore he won the match by getting 444 runs in 6 innings. Eventually, he became a captain of the Delhi Under-19 team. After getting captaincy, he won MA Chidambaram Trophy in December.
Then, in 2004, Dhawan played the first time for India Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh. Shikhar was the only one left-hand batsman in India Cricket Team. As well as Dhawan was evaluated extremely by experts. Finally, India won the match, During the match, Dhawan made a world record by getting 505 runs in seven innings. Additionally, he made three centuries with one fifty.
Then, again in the same year, Dhawan played Delhi against Andhra Pardesh and won the Ranji Trophy. In the following years, he played against Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Sri Lankan team, Tamil Nadu, New Zealand A, and Karnataka.
Recently, on 9 June 2019 Cricket World Cup 9 June, he scored his 17th century, against Australia and won the Cricket World Cup 2019.
ODI Centuries List:
ODI stands for One Day International.
Shikhar Dhawan has made overall 23 centuries. In which he made 7 centuries in Test cricket and 17 centuries in One Day Internationals (ODIs).
Shikhar won his first ODI century against South Africa at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. Recently, on 10 March 2019, he made the ODI century against Australia at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Chandigarh, India.
Number of ODI Match Against Date of the Match
- South Africa 6 June 2013
- West Indies 11 June 2013
- Zimbabwe 26 July 2013
- Australia 30 October 2013
- West Indies 27 November ”
- Sri Lanka 2 Nov. 2014
- South Africa 22 Feb 2015
- Ireland 10 March 2015
- Australia 20 Jan. 2016
- Sri Lanka 8 June 2017
- ” 20 August 2017
- ” 17 Dec. 2017
- South Africa 10 Feb. 2018
- Hong Kong 18 Sept 2018
- Pakistan 23 Sept. 2018
- Australia 10 March 2019
- Australia 9 June 2019
Shikhar Dhawan Salary:
Name Of Things Salary
- Net Worth – Rs. 75.8 Crore
- Personal Properties – Rs. 32.5 Crore
- Luxury Cars Owned-5 – Rs.9 Crore
- IPL Fee Per Season – Rs.4 Crore
- Brand Endorsement Fee – Rs.5.2 Crore
- Retainer Fee – Rs. 1 Crore
- ODI match fee – Rs.3,00,000
- Test Match Fee – Rs. 5,00,000
- T20 Match Fee – Rs. 2,00,000
Shikhar always uses the MRF bat during batting. The M.R.P of the bat is 23,606. But on Amazon, the prize rate is approximately 17,890. You can buy Shikhar Dhawan’s by clicking on: “MRF Bat”. Here I also upload the MRP Bat picture of Shikhar.
Shikhar Dhawan Injury:
During the World Cup 2019 league match with Australia, Shikhar Dhawan was injured on his left thumb. As we know that he is a left-hand batsman. But he played the match very well. During the match, Pat Cummins who is a fast-bowler of Australia hit a ball on his left hand. However, India won the match.
In conclusion, Shikhar got a fracture on the first metacarpal of the left hand because of hitting the ball during the match.
Unfortunately, Dhawan did not come out after that match because of his injury. That is why he missed India’s next two matches against New Zealand and arch-rivals Pakistan. Therefore Shikhar was replaced by Rishabh Pant who is a wicket-keeper batsman.
Today is the birth of Shikhar Dhawan. So today he has become 33 years old. First of all, let’s wish him the birthday ” Happy Birthday Shikhar”. In addition, the Board of Control For Cricket in Indian (BCCI) wishes for the stylish left-hander on his 34th birthday.
Moreover, the ICC tweeted, ” Happy Birthday to Shikhar”.
On 6 December 2019, there will be Twenty20 International (T20I) between India and West Indies. The match will be held at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Friday at 7:00 pm. Additionally, the match will telecast on Star Sports Network Channel. If you want you can watch the live match on sports.ndtv.com.
As we know that Shikhar got an injury on his left hand, so he will not play the match. Therefore his position has replaced by Wicket-keeper Sanju Samson.
ODI shirt number – 25
T20I debut cap Number against West Indies – 36
T20I Jersey number – 42
Test debut cap against Australia – 277
Career Batting Stats (left-handed batsman):
Format – M Inn NO Runs HS AVG BF BF SR 100s 50s
Test 34 58 1 2315 190 40.6 3458 168 66.9 7 5
ODI 133 131 7 5518 143 44.5 5869 115 94.0 17 27
T20I 58 57 3 1504 92 27.9 1173 62 128.2 0 9
2004-18 121 200 10 8338 224 43.9 14122 413 59.0 24 29
2005 256 253 20 10439 248 44.8 11555 150 90.3 29 54
2007 256 254 26 7209 97 31.6 5834 63 123.6 0 53
Shikhar Dhawan Images:
Shikhar Dhawan is so handsome and dashing guy. When I saw the pictures of Shikhar on internet, I wondered. Because he is so fit.
Here I uploaded some pictures of Dhawan. Hope you like it.
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