Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian cricketer who will play for Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Vivo IPL 2018. Please find below Profile, Bio of Shikhar Dhawan.
Player Name : Shikhar Dhawan
Nickname : Gabbar
Role : Batsman
Bats : Left-handed
Bowls : Right-arm offbreak bowler
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH)
Jersey Number : N/A
Shikhar Dhawan Profile :
Born on 5th December 1985, Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Indian in Test matches, ODI’s and T20 matches.
He plays for Delhi in domestic cricket. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Shikhar Dhawan is a left-handed opening batsman and occasional right-arm offbreak bowler.
His powerful batting and great fielding skills make him a perfect fit for the Twenty20 format.
Who can forget Shikhar Dhawan’s international test debut against on 14th March 2013 at PCA Stadium, Mohali and scored the fastest century by any batsman on Test debut.
He played the opening season of IPL in 2008 for Delhi Daredevils (DD). He played the next two seasons (IPL 2009 and 2010) for Mumbai Indians (MI). He was bought by the Deccan Chargers (DC) in players auction for IPL 2011 and played IPL 2011 and IPL 2012 for them.
He played the IPL 2013 season for new owners of the Deccan Chargers under the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) banner.
Ahead of players auction for IPL 2014, he was retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs. 12.5 Crores.
In IPL 2014, Dhawan played in 14 matches scoring 377 runs at an average of 29 while in IPL 2015 he played in 14 matches scoring 353 runs at an average of 27.15.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2016. In IPL 2016 he played in 17 matches scoring 501 runs at an average of 38.53, his best season so far. He helped the team to win their first ever IPL title.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2017. In IPL 2017 he played in 479 runs at an average of 36.84 runs.
In players auction for IPL 2018, Shikhar Dhawan was bought by SunRisers Hyderabad for Rs. 5.2 Crores.
Once again Dhawan will be playing for SRH in Vivo IPL 2018.