SHIKHAR DHAWAN Cricket Player Profile, Family, Career, Records and Statistics


Shikhar Dhawan a left- handed opening batsman is an International Indian cricketer belongs to a middle class Punjabi family in Ludhiana. He started his cricket training at the age of 12 and he went to Sonnet Club to improve his skills. In 2006 EurAsia cricket series he represent India and in 2007 he was selected as the captain of the Delhi team for Ranji
one day trophy. His excellent contribution in Irani Cup earned him a call from national level. He starts his IPL debut with Delhi Daredevils and currently now playing with Delhi Capitals.


Indian Cricket Player Shikhar Dhawan Profile:

Full Name  Shikhar Dhawan
Nick Name  Gabbar, Jatt, Ji, Daddy D
Date Of Birth  5 December 1985
Age  33 Years
Birth Place Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Marital Status Married
Playing Role Opening Batsman
Batting Style Left hand batting
Jersey Number #25
Coach Tarak Sinha, Madan Sharma
Height 180 cm
Weight 80 KG
Hair Color Black
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Religion Hinduism

Shikhar Dhawan Family & Relationships :

Father Name  Mahendra Pal Dhawan
Mother Name Sunaina Dhawan
Sister Name Shreshta
Spouse Name Ayesha Mukherjee
Son Name Zoravar
Daughter Name Rhea and Aliyah

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Biography Of Shikhar Dhawan :

Shikhar Dhawan Childhood and Early life:
Shikhar Dhawan was born on December 5, 1985 and his parents are Sunaina and Mahendra Pal Dhawan. He belongs to a Punjabi family settled in Delhi. He did his school studies in St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School in Meera Bagh, Delhi. His cricket trainer Tarak Sinha was the trainer of 12 international cricket players. He started his journey as a wicket keeper in the club. In that year he scored a century in U-15 school tournament. He got duck out in his ODI debut but he scored a century in his Test debut.

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Shikhar Dhawan Career Information : 

  • Test debut  : On 14 March 2013 vs Australia at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium
  • Last Test    : On 7 September 2018 vs England at Kennington Oval
  • ODI debut  : On 20 October 2020 vs Australia at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium
  • Last ODI     : On 19 January 2020 vs Australia at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium
  • T20 debut   :On 4 June 2011 vs West Indies at Queen’s Park Oval
  • Last T20     : On 10 January 2020 vs Sri Lanka at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
  • IPL debut   : On 19 April 2008 vs Rajasthan Royals at Arun Jaitley Stadium
  • Last IPL      : On 20 October 2020 vs Kings XI Punjab at Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Shikhar Dhawan Indian Cricket Opening Batsman
Shikhar Dhawan Indian Cricket Opening Batsman

Shikhar Dhawan Batting Career

M INN RUNS HS AVE BF SR 100 200 50 4S 6s
Test 34 58 2315 190 40.61 3458 66.95 7 0 5 316 12
ODI 136 133 5688 143 45.14 6050 94.02 17 0 29 710 69
T20 60 59 1588 92 28.36 1238 128.27 0 0 10 175 47
IPL 173 172 5103 106 34.25 4031 126.59 2 0 40 582 106

Achievements Of Shikhar Dhawan:

  • In 2004 he got the Ranji Trophy.
  • In 2008 he made his Debut IPL for Delhi Daredevils.
  • In 2009 he made his Debut IPL for Mumbai Indian.
  • In 2010 he made his ODI Debut.
  • In 2011 he made his Debut IPL for Deccan Charges.
  • In 2011 he made his T20I Debut.
  • In 2013 he made his Test Debut.
  • In 2013 he made his Debut IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad
  • In 2019 he made his Debut IPL for Delhi Capitals

Records Of Shikhar Dhawan :

  • In 2015 ICC World Cup scores more runs as an Indian player.
  • At ICC Champions Trophy he was the only player to won 2 consecutive golden bats.
  • In 2013 he scored most number of ODI centuries as an Indian Player.
  • Fastest Indian to score 1000, 2000, 3000 ODI runs.
  • In 2013 and 2017 he scored more runs in ICC Champions Trophy.
  • He quickly reached 1000 runs in ICC tournament.

Shikhar Dhawan on Social Media:

  • INSTAGRAM :@Shikhardoffical
  • TWITTER      : @SDhawan25
  • FACEBOOK   : @Shikhardhawanofficialpage
Shikhar Dhawan With Wife and Kids
Shikhar Dhawan With Wife and Kids

Shikhar Dhawan Hobbies and Favourites :


  • Favourite Cricketer : Sachin Tendulkar, Andy Flower
  • Favourite Cricket Ground  : Lord’s Cricket ground,London
  • Favourite Beverage        : Vodka
  • Favourite Actor       : Aamir Khan, Sylvester Stallone
  • Favourite Food    : Butter Chicken
  • Favourite Actress    : Kareena Kapoor
  • Favourite Film    : Rocky (1976)
  • Favourite Song    : Mawa Thandiya Chava,Sai
  • Favourite Book    : Blink by Malcolm Gladwell, The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
  • Favourite Singer    : Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Wadali Brothers

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