Shikhar Dhawan has been an important cog for India previously few years, particularly within the restricted overs codecs the place he has emerged because the first-choice opener.
Dhawan’s breakout match in colored clothes actually got here in England, on the 2013 Champions Trophy. Dhawan scored 363 runs in 5 suits at a median of 90.75 within the match and used to be one of the crucial cornerstones of India’s win.
England has all the time been a contented searching flooring for Dhawan and he’s scored 856 runs in 14 suits at a median of 71.33 within the nation. He’s fourth at the checklist of maximum runs scored via an Indian in England, enjoying method fewer suits than the opposite gamers at the checklist.
Alternatively, Dhawan’s file towards England is not probably the most inspiring. In 9 suits towards England, Dhawan has scored 237 runs at a median of 29.62 with a best possible rating of 97*. He has controlled a half-century simply as soon as and outdoor of the 97, he has scored simplest 140 runs at a median of 17.five in 8 innings.
In opposition to nations that Dhawan has featured in five or extra suits, his batting reasonable towards England is the second one worst.
He’s going to have a possibility to support that during Nottingham on Friday. Even though he hasn’t had the most efficient of begins to the excursion up to now, with ratings of five,10 and four within the T20Is, however there are some delightful reminiscences for Dhawan to fall again on within the nation.
First Revealed: July 11, 2018, 9:02 PM IST