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.
June 7, 2018 4:59:53 pm

Calling the flute, his “favourite instrument”, the 32-year-old cricketers said learning how to play it is “very dear” to his heart. Shikhar Dhawan is seen playing a flute alongside his guru and it has taken everyone by surprise on Twitter.

June 3, 2018 7:18:10 pm

Shikhar Dhawan revealed the inspiration behind the trademark celebration and why his fans love it.

May 25, 2018 8:56:08 pm

Shikhar Dhawan joined the likes of Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir, Rohit Sharma as the eighth player to cross the 4000 run mark.

May 11, 2018 1:54:22 am

Shikhar Dhawan and Kane Williamson's unbeaten 176 run stand helped Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Daredevils by nine wickets on Thursday.

May 11, 2018 1:16:30 am

With just six points from 11 games, Delhi are now certain to make another early exit from the tournament. Sunrisers lead the table with 18 points from 11 games.

May 6, 2018 6:02:30 pm

Sunrisers Hyderabad opener Shikhar Dhawan met one of his "biggest" fans Shankar and his family and thanked them for the gesture on social media.

May 5, 2018 12:45:18 pm

Shikhar Dhawan won't be with his family on the birthday of his daughter Aliyah but made up by posting a wish on Twitter and an incredibly beautiful video. 

April 26, 2018 1:48:41 am

The BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary recommended India opener Shikhar Dhawan and women's team player Smriti Mandhana for the Arjuna award.

April 21, 2018 1:57:14 pm

IPL 2018: If you are an IPL fanatic, then you must be aware of the #BreakTheBeard challenge that took place last year. Several star players like Ravindra Jadeja, Rohit Sharma and Hardik Pandya took up the challenge and changed their looks. Guess, what? It's back!

April 20, 2018 5:02:20 pm

The footage shows, the Sunrisers Hyderabad player, Shikhar Dhawan teasing his fellow teammates as they fell asleep in a flight while travelling to Chandigarh from Kolkata. Advised by the physio to take a stroll, Dhawan figured that if he couldn't sit in peace, others shouldn't either.