Should India Look Beyond Shikhar Dhawan As T20I Opener?

Cricket Today|November 15, 2019

Should India Look Beyond Shikhar Dhawan As T20I Opener?
Dhawan has so far featured in 57 T20I games for India, and has scored 1,485 runs at an average of 28.01 and a strike rate of 128.34...
Renin Wilben

The second T20I between India and Bangladesh at Rajkot saw the hosts level-ling the series thanks to a sublime batting effort from stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma.

Rohit featured in an opening stand of 118 in 10.5 overs with Shikhar Dhawan. However, while Rohit eased his way to 85 from 43 balls, Dhawan made a slow 31 from 27 balls before a blind heave cost him his wicket.

The left-hander’s steady yet unimpressive knock at Rajkot once again brought the focus back on his T20I numbers.


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November 15, 2019