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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals celebrates his fifty during match 29 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Delhi Capitals held, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals during match 29 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Delhi Capitals held, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Capitals wins during match 29 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Delhi Capitals held, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Capitals wins during match 29 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Punjab Kings and the Delhi Capitals held, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 25 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Kolkata Knight Riders, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals during match 25 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Kolkata Knight Riders, held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Kyle Jamieson of Royal Challengers Bangalore celebrates the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals during the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Royal Challengers Bangalore held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 20 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Prithvi Shaw of Delhi Capitals and Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals running between the wickets during during match 20 of the Vivo Indian Premier League 2021 between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 13 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Mumbai Indians, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 13 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Mumbai Indians, at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 11 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Punjab Kings, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals raises his bat after scoring a fifty during match 11 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Punjab Kings, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals takes a catch during match 2 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between Chennai Super Kings and the Delhi Capitals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during match 2 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between Chennai Super Kings and the Delhi Capitals, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks off the field after losing his wicket during the third One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the third One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the third One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan, left, and Rohit Sharma run between the wickets to score during the third One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats during the third One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan bats during the second one-day international cricket match between India and England in Pune.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan, right, bats during the first One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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India's captain Virat Kohli hugs batting partner Shikhar Dhawan, right, to congratulate him on scoring fifty runs during the first One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan, left, celebrates hitting a boundary with batting partner Rohit Sharma during the first One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats during the first One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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India's captain Virat Kohli, center, flanked by teammates Bhuvneshwar Kumar, left, and Shikhar Dhawan warm up ahead of the first One Day International cricket match between India and England at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

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Indian cricketers Rohit Sharma (L) and Shikhar Dhawan during practice session on the eve of third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan bats during a practice session, on the eve of third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks back after his dismissal during the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket players Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays football during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan became the first player in the history of IPL to score two consecutive centuries. The left-handed batsman first hit an unbeaten 101 against Chennai Super Kings in Sharjah on October 17, then followed it up with another unbeaten 106 against Kings XI Punjab in Dubai on October 20.

BCCI President Saurav Ganguly, DDCA President Rohan Jaitley with cricketers Sikhar Dhawan and Suresh Raina during the unveiling of former union minister late Arun Jaitley's statue at Arun Jaitley Stadium, to mark his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks off the field after losing his wicket during the third T20 international cricket match between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks off the field after being dismissed by Australia's Adam Zampa during the second T20 international cricket match between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, second left, and Shikhar Dhawan take a break during the second T20 international cricket match between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the second T20 international cricket match between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan, left, and KL Rahul interact between the overs during the second T20 international cricket match between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan is bowled for 1 run by Australia during their T20 international cricket match at Manuka Oval, in Canberra, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats against Australia during their T20 international cricket match at Manuka Oval, in Canberra, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats against Australia during their one day international cricket match at Manuka Oval in Canberra, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks from the field after he was dismissed during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan bats during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan walks from the field after he was dismissed for 74 runs during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan hits the ball for four runs during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney.

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India's Shikhar Dhawan takes a catch to dismiss Australia's Marcus Labuschagne during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals raises his bat after scoring fifty runs during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals raises his bat after scoring fifty runs during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Rashid Khan of Sunrisers Hyderabad and Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Jasprit Bumrah of Mumbai Indians celebrates the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals during the Qualifier 1 match at Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals celebrates his fifty runs during Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan celebrates his century during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals batsmen Shikhar Dhawan celebrates his century during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals batsmen Shikhar Dhawan and Marcus Stoinis run between the wickets during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan drops a catch of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan celebrates after taking the catch to dismiss Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Faf du Plessis during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan celebrates after scoring a half century during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) player Ravindra Jadeja during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan celebrates after scoring a century during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) player Shikhar Dhawan after winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

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Delhi Capitals player Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat after scoring fifty runs during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer and player Shikhar Dhawan during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer and player Shikhar Dhawan during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Delhi Capitals (DC) batsman Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat after scoring a half century during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Delhi Capitals batsmen Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals player Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during IPL 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan gets stump out during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Kagiso Rabada of Delhi Capitals celebrates the wicket of Murali Vijay with teammate Shikhar Dhawan during IPL 2020 cricket match, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Delhi Capitals players Shikhar Dhawan and Ravichandran Ashwin before leaving for UAE to participate in IPL 2020, in Mumbai.

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Delhi Capitals player Shikhar Dhawan undergoes the COVID-19 test before leaving for UAE to participate in IPL 2020, in Mumbai.

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Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan along with other teammates ahead of their departure for United Arab Emirates, to take part in the Indian Premier League, in Mumbai.

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Indian Batsman Shikhar Dhawan during the cricket kit distribution event, at Maharana Pratap Basti in New Delhi.

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Indian Batsman Shikhar Dhawan distributes cricket kits among refugees, during an event, at Maharana Pratap Basti in New Delhi.

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Refugees click photos of Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan during the cricket kit distribution event, at Maharana Pratap Basti in New Delhi.

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Sparkling eyes staring out in eager wonderment, ears pricked up in anticipation of a treat, Chloe and Valentine seem to be born poseurs before the camera. Then there is Shikhar Dhawan’s comforting hand on their smooth coats. With cricket consigned to an aching memory, Shikhar wanted more paws on his parquet, when these two sleekly handsome things happened along. With his love for dogs getting to be as famous as that slashing square drive, he should be wary now of C and V running him out on home turf.

Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan walks the ramp showcasing fashion designers Samant Chauhan creation at the Lakmé Fashion Week (LFW) Summer Resort 2020, in Mumbai.

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Combo picture shows India's Shikhar Dhawan dives to stop the ball and gets injured during the third and final ODI cricket match against Australia, at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru

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India's Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the second one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Rajkot

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India's Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the second one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Rajkot.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match between India and Australia at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat after scoring fifty runs during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match between India and Australia, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul run between the wickets during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match between India and Australia, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match between India and Australia, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Australian bowler Mitchell Starc along with his teammates celebrates the wicket of Rohit Sharma (unseen) during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match between India and Australia, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. On left is Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan.

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Sri Lankan bowler Lakshan Sandakan celebrates the wicket of Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan during the third T20 match between Sri Lanka and India, at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the third T20 match between Sri Lanka and India at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul during the third T20 match between Sri Lanka and India at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot during the second T20 match against Sri Lanka at Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore.

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Indian skipper Virat Kohli along with teammates Jasprit Bumrah, Shikhar Dhawan and Yuzvendra Chahal warms up during a training session ahead of the 1st T20 Match against Sri Lanka, at Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati

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Indian players Shikhar Dhawan and Jasprit Bumrah during a training session ahead of the 1st T20 Match against Sri Lanka, at Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati.

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Delhi batsman Shikhar Dhawan bats during the fourth day of the Ranji Trophy cricket match against Hyderabad at Arun Jaitley cricket stadium, in New Delhi

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