The game of cricket is very popular in India. Just as football has a wide appeal to many nations of the world. The game of cricket is the main stay in India. If someone is involved in the game, a star player for that matter, you can imagine the level of popularity such person will command. Dhawan is a very popular International cricketer in India.
Dhawan is very good on the cricket court. He has risen through the ranks and today he is one of India’s best international cricketers. His achievements on the field of play have made him a cricket icon in India. He has represented India at both the under 17 and under 19 levels before playing for Delhi at full international level. His achievements on the field of play are loaded.
At the 2004 under 19 world cricket cup, he was the player of the tournament. He set a cricket world record of the leading run scorer which has not been beaten till this moment, twelve years after. He made his one day tournament (ODI) debut in October 2010 in a match against Australia. If you call him the no1 cricketer in India today, you are not exaggerating.
Dhawan is the fastest Indian today and one of the three of such in the world to reach 3000 ODI runs. In the 2016 Asian cup, he was the player of the match in the final match. He indeed has achieved more than his contemporaries on the cricket court.
Dhawan was born on the 5th day in December 1985 in Delhi India. His biological parents are Mahendra Pal Dhawan and Sunaina Dhawan. He was born into a Punjabi family. He married Ayesha Mukherji in the year 2012. Their union produced a son in early 2014.
He is 1.79m tall; with a weight of 71kg to give him a shape which has greatly enhanced his exploits on the cricket field.
His net worth is estimated at $1million dollars.
ICC World ODI XI: 2013; CEAT International Player of the Year: 2013–14
- Occupation: International Cricketer
- Age: 30.
- Date of Birth: 5-12-1985
- Place of Birth: Delhi India
- Gender: Male
- Eye color: Brown.
- Hair color: Black.
- in ft: 5’ 11”.
- in: 71kg.
- Parents: Mahendra Pal Dhawan and Sunaina Dhawan.
- Spouse/Boyfriend: Ayesha Mukherji.
- Sibling: Zoravar (son)
- Nationality: Indian.