Rishi Dhawan – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL 2017 Player

Rishi Dhawan is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Rishi Dhawan.

Rishi Dhawan - Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Rishi Dhawan
Nickname : N/A
Role : All-rounder
Bats : Right-hand bat
Bowls : Right-arm medium fast
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Jersey Number : N/A

Rishi Dhawan Profile :

Born on 19th February 1990, Rishi Dhawan is an Indian cricketer who plays first-class and List A cricket for Himachal Pradesh. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Recently, he made his One Day International (ODI) debut for India against Australia on 17 January 2016 where he performed exceptionally well.

Rishi Dhawan is primarily a fast-bowling all-rounder who bats in the middle-order.

At the domestic level, Rishi Dhawan has a first-class batting average of over 42. Even his bowling average is quite impressive and on last count he has bagged 96 wickets in just 23 first-class games, including six five-wicket hauls.

He was a part of Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in the 2008 IPL, but never got a change to enter the playing field.

He was signed-up by the Mumbai Indians (MI) in 2013 and played for the team in 6 matches in which he scored 21 runs and took 2 wickets.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) for Rs. 3 Crores.

In IPL 2014, he played 13 games scoring 82 runs and taking 13 wickets while in IPL 2015 he played in just 5 matches scoring just 36 runs and taking just one wicket.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2016.

In IPL 2016 he played in just 2 matches picking up 2 wickets and scored 14 runs with the bat.

In players auction for IPL 2017 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for Rs. 55 Lakhs.

Lets hope that he plays well for Kolkata Knight Riders in Vivo IPL 2017.