Shikhar Dhawan is a left-handed opening batsman for the Indian national cricket team and an occasional right-arm off break bowler. He plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and has represented Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Deccan Chargers and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Shikhar made his India U17 and U19 debuts before he played a first class match for Delhi and his rise to fame was noticed after he scored 505 runs in the 2004 U-19 World Cup. He made his ODI debut in 2010 and in 2013 scored the fastest century for any batsman on Test debut against Australia. He was the leading run scorer at the 2013 Champions Trophy and highest run getter for India at the 2015 World Cup.
April 10, 2018 1:10:06 am

Sunrisers Hyderabad opened their IPL 2018 campaign with a comprehensive 9-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in Hyderabad.

April 5, 2018 1:24:02 pm

Shahid Afridi's remarks on the ongoing violence in Kashmir has drawn massive criticism from several Indian cricketers including Indian skipper Virat Kohli.

March 29, 2018 11:41:38 am

Shikhar Dhawan uploaded a video on his Twitter account, showing him surprising his four-year-old son Zoravar at the school where he is studying in Australia. 'Flew almost 15 hours to surprise my lovely children! Their reaction was completely worth it! Cannot wait to spend the coming week with my family,' he wrote as caption to the video.

March 24, 2018 6:14:36 am

Shikhar Dhawan was particularly impressive in the one-day international series where he emerged as the second highest run-getter to help India clinch the ODI series in South Africa.

March 8, 2018 11:10:50 pm

Shikhar Dhawan scores sixth T20I fifty as India chase down target of 140 with ease to claim first win of the tri-series.

March 8, 2018 9:37:47 am

BCCI announces new A+ category of cricketers, including Virat Kohli, to get Rs 7 crore annually; MS Dhoni, R Ashwin in Rs 5 crore bracket.

March 6, 2018 11:42:31 pm

Sri Lanka beat India by 5 wickets in the first match of the Nidahas Trophy 2018 as the hosts chased down a target of 175 runs in 18.3 overs.

March 6, 2018 9:12:24 pm

Shikhar Dhawan, who displayed his tremendous form with the bat in South Africa, continued to pile on runs in the shortest format against Sri Lanka.

February 25, 2018 5:14:55 pm

Shikhar Dhawan and fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Sunday made significant gains in the latest ICC T20I Player Rankings.

February 19, 2018 8:54:35 am

Shikhar Dhawan pounded the South Africa bowlers before Bhuvneshwar Kumar ran through batting as India won 1st T20I by 28 runs