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Shikhar Dhawan Height, Age, Weight, Education, Family, Affairs, Biography and Unknown Facts

Shikhar Dhawan Height, Age, Weight, Education, Family, Affairs, Biography, and Unknown Facts

Shikhar Dhawan Biography

Shikhar Dhawan is also Known by the name, Gabbar, Jatt Ji, and Daddy D. He is an Indian International Cricketer who is the fastest to reach 1000 runs in ICC ODI tournaments (16 innings). He is a Left-handed Batsman. He Made his ODI Debut against Australia in 2010, T20 against West Indies in 2011 and Tests against Australia in 2013.

He is having a Height of 5 feet 11 inches or 180 cm or 1.80m. He is 32 years of age. His Weight is 80 kgs or 176 lbs. His Estimated Net Worth is ₹75 crore

Shikhar Dhawan Height

He is having a Height of 5 feet 11 inches or 180 cm or 1.80m

Shikhar Dhawan Age

He was Born on 5th December 1985 and according to his Birth Date, he is 32 years of age.

Shikhar Dhawan Weight

His Weight is 80 kgs or 176 lbs

Shikhar Dhawan Birth Place

Delhi, India

Shikhar Dhawan Zodiac Sign

His Zodiac Sign is Sagittarius

Shikhar Dhawan Education

School-St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, Delhi

Educational Qualification-12th standard

Shikhar Dhawan Net Worth

His Estimated Net Worth is ₹75 crore

Shikhar Dhawan Family

dhawan family

  • Father-Mahendra Pal Dhawan
  • Mother– Sunaina Dhawan
  • Brother– None
  • Sister– Shreshta (Younger)
  • Wife/Spouse– Ayesha Mukherjee (m. 2012-present)
  • Son– Zoravar (born in 2014)
  • Daughters– Rhea (Step-daughter), Aliyah (Step-daughter)

Shikhar Dhawan Body Measurements

dhawan body

  • Chest-40 inches
  • Waist-32 inches
  • Biceps-16 inches

Shikhar Dhawan Hair and Eye Color

He is having Dark Brown Eyes and Black Color Hair

Shikhar Dhawan International Debut

  • ODI– 20 October 2010 against Australia at Visakhapatnam
  • Test– 14 March 2013 against Australia at Mohali
  • T20– 4 June 2011 against West Indies at Port of Spain

Shikhar Dhawan Jersey Number

dhawan jersey number

  • #25, 16 (India)
  • #25 (Domestic)

Shikhar Dhawan Domestic Team

Deccan Chargers, Delhi Daredevils, India A, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad

Shikhar Dhawan Fav Shot

Helicopter Shot and Hook Shot

Shikhar Dhawan Records

  • The leading run scorer in any Under-19 World Cup (505 runs from 7 innings in 2004).
  • He is the fastest player to reach 1000 runs in ICC ODI tournaments (16 innings).
  • He is the 2nd-highest individual scorer in a List A match (248 runs off 150 balls for India A against South Africa A at Pretoria).
  • David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan became the 1st opening pair to score more than 2000 runs in the IPL.
  • The 97th batsman overall to score a century on his Test debut (187 runs against Australia in 2013).
  • The fastest century ever on Test debut (187 runs off 85 balls against Australia in 2013).
  • Most runs by an Indian player in the 2015 ICC World Cup (412 runs in 8 innings).
  • The 1st ever cricketer to get 2 consecutive golden bats at ICC Champions Trophy.
  • Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma made a record opening partnership in T20 internationals (158 runs) for any wicket, against New Zealand in 2017.
  • The 1st Indian batsman (9th overall) to score a century in 100th ODI (against South Africa in 2018).

Shikhar Dhawan Coach

Tarak Sinha, Madan Sharma

Shikhar Dhawan Fav Things

  • Fav Cricketers-Sachin Tendulkar and Andy Flower.
  • Fav Cricket Ground-Lord’s Cricket Ground, London.
  • Fav Food-Butter Chicken
  • Fav Beverage-Vodka
  • Fav Actors-Aamir Khan, Sylvester Stallone.
  • Fav Actress-Kareena Kapoor
  • Fav Film-Rocky (1976)
  • Fav Singers-Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Wadali Brothers (Puranchand & Pyarelal)
  • Fav Songs-“Mawa Thandiya Chava” by Gurdas Maan “Sai” by Satinder Sartaj
  • Fav Books-Blink by Malcolm Gladwell, The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

Shikhar Dhawan Hobbies

He likes to do yoga, Swimming, Reading, Playing table tennis and badminton

Shikhar Dhawan Tattoos

  • Right hand– Lord Shiva, Arjuna, the character from Mahabharat, and Baba Deep Singh (one of the most honored martyrs in Sikh history)
  • Left biceps– “Carpe Diem” written
  • Right shoulder– A tribal design
  • Left calf– A bird with a leafless tree
  • Left forearm– His wife’s name written “Ayesha”

Shikhar Dhawan Affairs/Gf

  • Marital Status-Married
  • Affairs/Girlfriends-Ayesha Mukherjee (Former Kickboxer)
  • Marriage Date-30 October 2012
  • Marriage Place-Vasant Kunj, New Delhi

Shikhar Dhawan Cars Collection

Mercedes GL350 CDI

Shikhar Dhawan Bikes Collection

Suzuki GSX 1300R Hayabusa, Royal Enfield

Shikhar Dhawan Unknown Facts

  1. Does Shikhar Dhawan smoke?: No
  2. Does Shikhar Dhawan drink alcohol?: Yes
  3. He was born into a middle-class Punjabi family with roots in Ludhiana.
  4. His cousin used to play for Sonnet Club, Delhi. Watching him play, he developed his interest in cricket, after which his parents enrolled him at the Sonnet Club at the age of 12, under the coaching of Tarak Sinha.
  5. The same year, when he was enrolled, he scored a century in a U-15 school tournament.
  6. When he joined the club, at that time he was more of a wicket-keeper than a batsman.
  7. When he used to play domestic cricket, there was a time when he was continually overlooked by the selectors, which frustrated him so much that he wanted to quit playing cricket.
  8. On his ODI debut, he got out on a “duck” and scored a “century” on his Test debut.
  9. He was selected ahead of Virender Sehwag on his Test debut, and he fully justified his selection by hitting the fastest century on Test debut — in just 85 balls.
  10. His Ghajini haircut, curved mustache, and the way he twirls his mustache is a trendsetter among the youths.
  11. His wife Ayesha Mukherji was settled in Australia and was introduced to him by their common friend Harbhajan Singh through Facebook. Later, they both got into a relationship and then got married.
  12. His wife Ayesha is half-Bengali and half-British, who hails from Melbourne, Australia.
  13. His wife is 10 years older than him.
  14. He is having a signature style of celebration after taking a catch.
  15. You Can connect with Shikhar Dhawan on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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