Many think Dhawan might have got his nickname as Gabbar after making his place strong in the Indian team. But, the truth is, he was referred to as Gabbar by his Ranji team coach.
Chopra made the country proud by winning the first-ever gold in javelin throw at the Tokyo Olympics, 2020 while Bhagat made history by clinching a gold medal in badminton in the recently concluded Tokyo Paralympics. Dhawan has been making India proud with his outstanding performance in all the formats of cricket.
The 46-year-old retired wicket-keeper, who served as the chief national selector from 2016 to 2020, was also delighted with the decision to include MS Dhoni in the squad as team's mentor with head coach Ravi Shastri as MSK felt the former India captain knows everyone in the team.
After announcing separation with Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan in an Instagram post, Aesha Mukerji has reportedly deleted her old social media account much to the disappointment of the fans
IPL 2021 is around the corners and as expected the players are busy practicing on the fields for the upcoming season. While everyone is dead serious while they do the net practice at times, the players do have a few light moments on the field and enjoy a bit. Recently a video of the Indian […]
India is currently enjoying the chilliest time of the year. Moreover, with Christmas celebrations going on and New Year around the corner, it’s time to celebrate these cold winter vibes with friends and family members. And that is what exactly the great names in the Indian cricketing world-Virender Sehwag, Shikhar Dhawan, and Suresh Raina did […]
Sydney: Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday shared a glimpse of Team India’s new jersey which they will be wearing in the upcoming limited-overs fixtures against Australia. “New jersey, renewed motivation. Ready to go,” wrote Dhawan along with a picture of himself sporting the jersey on his Twitter handle. New jersey, renewed motivation. Ready to go. 🇮🇳 […]
Sharjah: Delhi Capitals (DC) held their nerves to register a thrilling five-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Saturday, thanks to opener Shikhar Dhawan’s unbeaten 101, his maiden IPL ton, and Axar Patel’s (21 not out) last over blitz. Dhawan’s blistering ton, which came off 58 deliveries, contained 14 boundaries and a six. The […]
New Delhi: An angry Harbhajan Singh called Shahid Afridi unworthy of his friendship, while Yuvraj Singh regretted his call for assistance to the Pakistani player’s charity, both former India players expressing disappointment at his anti-India comments. Last month, Harbhajan and Yuvraj had posted videos in support of ‘Shahid Afridi Foundation’ which was raising funds for […]
Mumbai: The smiling face of daughter Samaira running into his arms coupled with the warmth sprayed around the house by wife Ritika would have greeted India’s modern-day cricketing great Rohit Sharma — lifting the pall of gloom around due to testing times — as the ‘Hitman’ turned 33 on Thursday. Wishes kept pouring in from […]
New Delhi: At this time of Coronavirus outbreak in the country, several Indian sportsmen have come forward to extend their helping hands. Apart from that, certain others have urged the countrymen to extend their helping hands at this time of crisis and contribute to curbing COVID-19 outbreak across the country. India opener Shikhar Dhawan has […]
Mumbai: Allrounder Hardik Pandya, pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and opener Shikhar Dhawan returned to the 50-over fold as India named a 15-member squad for their upcoming three-match ODI series against South Africa starting this month. As reported by IANS earlier, fit-again Hardik made his comeback into the Indian team for the home series against the Proteas […]
New Delhi: The Indian cricket team on Tuesday grappled with a couple of major injury concerns ahead of their away assignment against New Zealand with opener Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of the T20 series after senior pacer Ishant Sharma was ruled out of Tests. Dhawan was ousted from the five-match T20 series starting on Friday, […]
Bengaluru: Senior India opener Shikhar Dhawan’s tryst with injuries continued as he did not come out to bat after hurting his left shoulder during the third ODI against Australia here on Sunday. After being taken for an X-ray, Dhawan was seen with his left arm in sling, putting under doubt his participation in the New […]
Bengaluru: The Indian team on Sunday wore black armbands during their third and final ODI against Australia here as a mark of respect on passing away of former Test all-rounder Rameshchandra Gangaram ‘Bapu’ Nadkarni, a statement said. Nadkarni died on Friday in Mumbai at the age of 86. Best known for bowling a record 21 […]