Shikhar Dhawan, a seasoned left-handed opener, celebrated his 37th birthday on Monday in front of the Indian cricket team.
Shikhar Dhawan, the opening batsman for India, has been listed among Delhi’s 39 probables for the Ranji Trophy, which begins on December 13. Shikhar Dhawan last played a red-ball match three years ago. Apart from the IPL, Dhawan only participates in the 50-over format for India.
The 37-year-old did participate in a few matches in the recent 50-over Vijay Hazare tournament and the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy. On Monday, the seasoned left-handed opener celebrated his 37th birthday in front of the Indian cricket team.
The final squad will be revealed on December 8 or 9 before their opening match against the hosts Maharashtra in Pune, disappointing some members of the Delhi camp who will have little time to prepare.”The team will benefit from Shikhar’s experience. We are hoping that he can participate in at least some of the games “a DDCA source said.
According to the probables list made public by DDCA, the 39 members were expected to report at Roshanara Ground on Monday morning, but more than half of them did not.