Shikhar Dhawan Biography
Shikhar Dhawan Biography one of the most famous international cricketers born in India on 5th Dec 1985. He is, in fact, a major player of the Indian cricket team. He is playing as an all-rounder in the team. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm off-spinner. He is currently representing Delhi in domestic career and Sunrises Hyderabad in the IPL.
He had been performing for India Under-17 and Under-19 cricket team before debuting for an international career. He has strong arms and always a strong striker of the ball. He has been doing amazing so far and contributing his role tremendously.
Early life and Education
Dhawan is born in a Punjabi family in Delhi in 1985. His father’s name is Pal Dhawan and his mother name is Sunaina Dhawan. Shikhar Dhawan has also a younger sister and her name is Shreshta Dhawan. He went to school St. Marks Senior Secondary Public School in Paschim Vihar. Dhawan started playing cricket at the age of 12 and excelled in his skills sharply. He had been trained by a great coach Tarak Sinha.
Tarak Sinha has trained and produced twelve international cricketers so far including Virat Kohli. Dhawan started his training as a wicketkeeper.
Shikhar Dhawan Wife, Girlfriend
Shikhar Dhawan married to a half-Bangali and British girl name Ayesha Mukherjee. Ayesha Mukherjee met with Shikhar Dhawan through Harbhajan Singh. She was already married and divorced and had two daughters named Rhea and Aliyah. Shikhar Dhawan and Ayesha met each other via Harbhajan Singh and they remained in a long-term relationship. They had been dating and kept loving each other like true lovers. They respected and care for one another and at last, they got married and later in 2014 they blessed with a baby boy named Zoravar.
Shikhar Dhawan jumped in the international cricket after successful domestic and under-19 career. He struggled hard for reaching to that prominent position.
- He debuted against Australia in October 2010 at Visakhapatnam in ODI.
- Shikhar debuted in international test cricket in 2013 against Australia.
- Dhawan did debut for T20 International against West Indies at Trinidad, Jun 04, 2011.
Interesting Facts about Shikhar Dhawan
- Shikhar earned the name of the Tournament in the under-19 cricket world cup 2003-04 in Bangladesh. He scored 505 runs with three centuries and with an average of 84.
- Dhawan started his career at a younger age of 12 years as a wicketkeeper.
- He scored the fastest century as an Indian batsman in his test international debut match against Australia.
- He postponed his marriage with Ayesha Mukherjee for focusing cricket.
- It’s also an amazing fact that he received duck in the ODI debut against Australia.
- It will surprise you that, Dhawan is fond of Sufi music and his favorite singers are Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Wadali brothers.
- Dhawan met his wife Ayesha on a social website Facebook and was fall in love with each other.