Hyderabad: Normal batsmen are under pressure when playing in ICC tournaments. But Shikhar Dhawan is a bit different. In the ICC tournament, there is a lot of excitement. 2004 Under-19 World Cup, 2013 Champions Trophy, 2015 One Day World Cup, currently Champions Champions Trophy.
Champions Trophy Special | Photos | His excellent performance in the score card was a great success in many matches. Opener Rohit Sharma has given many wonderful partnerships to the team. Dhawan-Rohit Sharma, who is currently in the England squad for the Champions Trophy, has scored centuries in two consecutive matches.
The highest ever recorded in the Champions Trophy was a record partnership of centuries. Openers Dhawan and Rohit Sharma shared their third consecutive century in the match against Sri Lanka. In the tournament, last Sunday, Pakistan had scored 136 runs in the Champions Trophy with three-time partnership. Making it the record for highest number of centuries in the Champions Trophy. The pair shared the feat for the fourth time, as it has also achieved a century in the Sri Lankan match. But Shikhar Dhawan is not in the ICC tournaments yet. The Shikhar Dhawan affiliation with ICC tournaments continues from the under-19 World Cup in 2004. He scored 505 runs at 84.21 in the tournament. There are three centuries. In the 2013 championship trophy, Dhawan has demonstrated his credentials after being selected for the senior Indian team.
He scored 363 runs at 90.75 at Man of the Tournament. Dhawan also made his mark in the 2015 ODI World Cup. He played a key role in making a 412 runs at 51.50. Dhawan scored a half century against South Africa in the tournament.
He continues his triumph in the Champions Trophy. He has scored 68, 125 and 78 in three games so far. He topped the list of the fastest 1000 runs in ICC Tests. Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and former India captain Sourabh Ganguly have also broken the record.
Dhawan scored 78 from 83 balls against South Africa on Sunday in the Indian Premier League. Dhawan is the 19th half century. It is also the fourth half century to Dhawan in the ICC Champions Trophy. In the current Champions Trophy, Dhawan scored 271 runs with 90.3 overs. It consists of one century, two half-centuries.
Dhawan has completed 1,000 runs in just 16 innings in the ICC tournaments. He scored 1046 runs at an average of 69.72. There are five centuries and four half-centuries. Dhawan made the record for the fastest achievement of this time.
In the past, Sachin completed 18 innings, Ganguly and Mark Waugh completed a thousand runs in 20 innings. It is noteworthy that Dhawan has the highest score in the ICC tournaments on foreign soil. That’s the top teams. In the one-day World Cup 2015, Dhawan made a good start with Rohit (45) and Rohit. He also recorded a miraculous century against South Africa in the same World Cup tournament. In the current Champions Trophy, he also played against Pakistan, South Africa and Sri Lanka.