New Delhi: Team India’s star player Shikhar Dhawan has been struggling in the shortest format of international cricket for a long time. This is the reason why he was not selected for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
Dhawan will not be able to play T20 WC again!
Shikhar Dhawan may never be able to play the T20 World Cup again, the next edition of this tournament will be played in the year 2022, by then many young players will have confirmed their place in Team India and It will be almost impossible for Dhawan to replace him.
Played both T20 WC under Dhoni’s captaincy
Shikhar Dhawan played the T20 World Cup in the year 2014 and 2016 under the captaincy of MS Dhoni, but after 5 years his dream of playing in this global tournament again was shattered. Gaya. If she turns 36 in 2022, then perhaps the BCCI will not want to try her again.
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Dhawan was a hit in the ICC Trophy
Shikhar Dhawan’s record in the ICC Trophy has been excellent. Talking about the Champions Trophy, he scored 363 runs in 2013 and 338 runs in the 2017 edition. In the 2015 World Cup, he became the top scorer with 412 runs, which included 2 centuries. In the World Cup 2019, Dhawan played an innings of 117 runs against Australia.
Flop only in T20 World Cup
Shikhar Dhawan has flopped in two T20 World Cups of his career, he could not even make it to the top 50 run scorer in both these editions. This format of the ICC Trophy proved to be unlucky for him for the ‘Gabbar’ of Team India.
Dhawan created a ruckus in IPL 2021
It is not that Shikhar does not have the talent to play T20 format, in the first phase of IPL 2021, Shikhar Dhawan scored 380 runs in 8 matches, during which his strike rate was 134.27 and he is currently There are orange cap holders. Despite this, he was dropped from the Indian T20 team.