IND vs WI 2022: Rajkumar Sharma on Shikhar Dhawan’s location in India’s ODI side

Virat Kohli’s youth trainer Rajkumar Sharma thinks Shikhar Dhawan will certainly remain in the selectors’ ODI plan of points up until following year’s World Cup a minimum of.

Dhawan racked up 97 escape 99 shipments in the very first ODI of the recurring three-match collection versus theWest Indies The captain will certainly wish to lead the Men in Blue to one more success in the 2nd video game on Sunday, July 24, and also secure the collection in their support.

During a conversation on India News, Sharma was asked if he sees Dhawan suitable right into Rohit Sharma’s assaulting plan in white-ball cricket. He reacted:

“Absolutely, he has exceptional stats in white-ball cricket, especially if you see his record in ODI cricket, it is extremely fantastic. I believe the selectors will be 100% tempted to have him in the Indian team till the next World Cup at least because the Indian team needs him a lot.”

Dhawan has as lots of 50+ ratings as Sachin in the very first 150 innings as ODI Opener.60: Rohit Sharma 58: Hashim Amla 53: Sachin Tendulkar 53: Shikhar Dhawan *#ShikharDhawan

Dhawan has actually generated 6422 perform at a superb standard of 45.54 in the 153 ODIs he has actually played. The expert opener is recognized to elevate his video game on the large phase.

“He gives the stability when he opens alongside Rohit Sharma” – Rajkumar Sharma on Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma have been an extremely successful opening pair
Shikhar Dhawan and also Rohit Sharma have actually been an incredibly effective opening set

Rajkumar Sharma additionally highlighted the effective mix Dhawan has actually created on top of the order with Rohit, claiming:

“He (Dhawan) gives the stability when he opens alongside Rohit Sharma, there is a right and left-handed combination and both of them complement each other extremely well.”

The previous excellent cricketer included:

“It is a very good thing that it is a fantastic pair, India has an experienced pair in the form of Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma, and it is also necessary to say that they are an extremely successful pair.”

Sharma ended by explaining just how Dhawan and also Rohit enhance each remarkably, describing:

“We have often seen, when you talk about attacking cricket, that when Rohit Sharma is playing attacking cricket then Shikhar Dhawan plays second fiddle and vice versa when Shikhar’s shots are coming good, then Rohit allows him to play his strokes and he himself plays the waiting game.”

Dhawan and also Rohit have actually accumulated 5125 perform at an outstanding standard of 45.75 in the 114 ODIs they have actually opened up forTeam India The set have 18 century and also 15 half-century collaborations to their name.

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Edited byArjun Panchadar



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