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Shikhar Dhawan      

Full name Shikhar Dhawan

Born December 5, 1985, Delhi

Current age 28 years 230 days

Major teams India, Deccan Chargers, Delhi, Delhi Daredevils, Delhi Under-16s, India A, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Shikhar Dhawan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 9 15 0 613 187 40.86 880 69.65 2 1 90 4 7 0
ODIs 39 38 2 1504 119 41.77 1680 89.52 5 7 178 13 14 0
T20Is 5 5 0 68 32 13.60 67 101.49 0 0 10 0 1 0
First-class 91 149 9 6303 224 45.02 18 25 92 0
List A 140 138 15 5711 248 46.43 16 29 66 0
Twenty20 112 111 12 3097 95* 31.28 2586 119.76 0 23 353 63 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 2 18 5 0 - - - 1.66 - 0 0 0
ODIs 39 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 91 262 129 3 2/30 2/30 43.00 2.95 87.3 0 0 0
List A 140 272 249 9 2/22 2/22 27.66 5.49 30.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 112 6 48 66 4 1/7 1/7 16.50 8.25 12.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v Australia at Mohali, Mar 14-18, 2013 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Lord's, Jul 17-21, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Australia at Visakhapatnam, Oct 20, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v India at Dhaka, Mar 5, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v India at Port of Spain, Jun 4, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Mar 28, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Delhi v Andhra at Delhi, Nov 16-19, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class England v India at Lord's, Jul 17-21, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Jammu & Kashmir at Dharamsala, Jan 9, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v India at Dhaka, Mar 5, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad at Kolkata, May 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7, 31, 0/2 India v England Lord's 17 Jul 2014 Test # 2130
12, 29 India v England Nottingham 9 Jul 2014 Test # 2128
6, 9 Indians v Derbyshire Derby 1 Jul 2014 Other
60* Indians v Leics Leicester 26 Jun 2014 Other
29 Sunrisers v KKR Kolkata 24 May 2014 T20
64* Sunrisers v Super Kings Ranchi 22 May 2014 T20
50 Sunrisers v RCB Hyderabad (Deccan) 20 May 2014 T20
19 Sunrisers v KKR Hyderabad (Deccan) 18 May 2014 T20
45 Sunrisers v Kings XI Hyderabad (Deccan) 14 May 2014 T20
11 Sunrisers v Mum Indians Hyderabad (Deccan) 12 May 2014 T20
Profile

Shikhar Dhawan stunned all observers, and Australia, when he stroked his way to the fastest Test century by a debutant. That debut, in Mohali in 2012-13, came to Dhawan in his ninth year of first-class cricket after he had been written off by almost everybody, not least because India's opening combination had been fixed to the most prolific combination in their Test history: Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir.

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Jul 21, 2014

An edge falls just short of Shikhar Dhawan at first slip, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 5th day, July 21, 2014

An edge falls just short of Shikhar Dhawan at first slip

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Jul 19, 2014

Shikhar Dhawan drives down the ground, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, July 19, 2014

Shikhar Dhawan drives down the ground

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Jul 19, 2014

Shikhar Dhawan takes a skier to dismiss Matt Prior, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, July 19, 2014

Shikhar Dhawan takes a skier to dismiss Matt Prior

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2014

Tour Results
Australia v England at Perth - Feb 6, 2011
Australia won by 57 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 2, 2011
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Brisbane - Jan 30, 2011
Australia won by 51 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 26, 2011
England won by 21 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 23, 2011
Australia won by 4 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
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