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Shikhar Dhawan(born 5 December 1985) is an Indian international Cricketer, who also plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) in the Indian Premier League(IPL).He also played for Indian under-16,under-17, and under-19 teams.For his top scoring performance in the 2004 U-19 world cup, he made his first-class debut for Delhi in November 2004.He is a left-handed opening batsman and occasionally bowls right arm off the breaker.
Shikhar Dhawan’s Early Life:
Shikhar Dhawan was born on 5 December 1985 in West Delhi to Sunaina and Mahendra Pal Dhawan. He has a younger sister named Shreshta Dhawan. Shikhar completed his schooling from St. Marks Secondary Public School, Paschim Vihar, Delhi. At the age of 12, he started his cricket training under the guidance of coach Tarak Sinha at Sonnet Club. At the beginning of his career he was a middle order wicket-keeper batsman, now become the one of the best opener in the world.
For his high-scoring performance in U-16 and U-17 matches, he was selected for Indian U-19 team at the age of 15. After scoring the highest run in the 2004 U-19 World Cup, he was selected for Delhi in domestic cricket where he played his first match against Andhra Pradesh in November 2004. He made his first international debut in ODI match played against Australia on 20 October 2010 where he scored 0 runs in 2 balls. He made his T20 debut against West Indies in June 2011 and just scored 11 in 5 balls. He made his Test Debut against Australia on 14 March 2013 and scored 187 in 174 balls, which is a record for any debutant test cricketer.
Here are some lesser-known facts about Shikhar Dhawan:
- nickname is Gabbar.
- He belongs to a Punjabi jatt family.
- He loves his moustache and also a tattoo freak.
- He was the “player of the tournament” of U-19 World Cup,2004.
- He breaks the 44 years old Gundappa Viswanath’s(India) record of “fastest century ever for a Test Debut player” against the same side Australia in 2013.He scored his century just from 85 balls where Viswanath did it in 137 balls.
- He was the “player of the tournament” of 2013 ICC Champions Trophy Tournament, where India beat England in the Final.
- Won the CEAT International Player of the year 2013-14.
- He was the leading run scorer for India in 2015 World Cup, scored 412 runs.
- He was the leading run scorer in both 2013 and 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Tournament.
- He holds the record for the fastest to reach 1000 runs in ICC ODI Tournaments.
- He was a part of 2016 IPL winner SRH and scored 501 runs in 17 matches alongside that years leading run scorer of IPL and SRH captain David Warner, who scored 848 runs in 17 matches.
Shikhar Dhawan’s Net Worth:
He is one of the highest paid Indian Cricketer. His Net Worth includes IPL salary, remuneration income from BCCI, Match fees, Brand Endorsement fees etc.Shikhar’s net worth gained a raised after his best performance in 2013 ICC Champions Trophy Tournament. His income and net Worth has seen a hike of 40-50% in last few years.
Estimated Net Worth
|Rs. 75.8 Crore|
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|Luxury Cars Owned – 6||
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Shikhar Dhawan’s House:
Shikhar lives in West Delhi. He bought this Luxury Home in 2014 Estimated value of this property is around Rs 13 Cr.
Shikhar Dhawan’s Car and Bikes:
He is very fond of Car and Bikes. His car collection is quite large. He owns the few of the best Luxury cars in the World. The Car Brands owned by Shikhar includes Mercedes Benz, Rolls Royce, Jaguar, and BMW. He also has a Suzuki Hayabusa bike.
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Shikhar Dhawan’s Wife and Children :
In 2012, Shikhar married Melbourne based Amateur Boxer Ayesha Mukherjee. Ayesha is an Anglo Indian as her father is Indian. She is fluent in Bengali and English. She is 10 years elder than Shikhar. She was married and have two daughters named Reha and Aliyha from her first marriage. Two girls live with Dhawan family. Shikhar and Ayesha met through Facebook and ended in a relationship. In 2014 the couple was blessed with a son and named him Zoravar.
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