Shikhar Dhawan nickname 'Gabbar ' is an International Indian cricketer who plays for the Indian cricket national team and domestic cricket for his state Delhi.
Shikhar Dhawan is an experienced opener who bats left-handed and bowls occasionally as right-arm offbreak. His position in India is batting opener
Shikhar Dhawan also plays in Board Presidents XI, India Red, India A, Rest of India, North Zone, Mumbai A, Delhi, India B, and in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for Delhi Capitals (DC) Mumbai Indians, Deccan Chargers, Sunrisers Hyderabad, as a Batting Opener since 2010.
Shikhar Dhawan was born on 5th December 1985.
Shikhar Dhawan till date has played 34 Test matches, 128 One Day Internationals (ODIs) and 50 Twenty-Twenty (T20Is) matches for Indian national team.
Shikhar Dhawan so far has scored 2320 Test runs, 5360 ODIs runs and 1310 T20Is runs and 4600 runs in IPL cricket.
Shikhar Dhawan made his Test debut against Australia on 14th March 2013 ODIs debut on 20th October 2010 against Australia and T20Is debut on 4th June 2011 Vs West Indies.
Recently, on 15th April 2019, Shikhar Dhawan was selected in India's squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.