Shikhar Dhawan is one of the main run-scorers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 for the Delhi Capitals (DC). Subsequently, it’s a given that he has been difficult to dislodge in the competition. He is third in the race of Orange Cap competitors, having piled up 525 runs at an average and strike-rate of 43.75 and 144.23 separately.
Prior, he likewise turned into the primary batsman to score consecutive tons throughout the entire existence of the IPL. He began the T20 league with a couple of detached knocks, yet to DC’s alleviation, he discovered his form later on. On the rear of his marvelous exhibitions with the bat, the Capitals, driven by Shreyas Iyer, qualified for the playoffs and furthermore played in the Qualifier 1 against the Mumbai Indians (MI) in Dubai.
Shikhar Dhawan had no clue
However, in that game, Dhawan didn’t make any incredible memory. The southpaw couldn’t open his record and got out to Jasprit Bumrah. In the second over, the in-form Dhawan was welcomed with a deafening yorker from the MI quick bowler that prompted his dismissal. From over the wicket, the pacer delivered a ball that jagged back a bit into Dhawan, who had no idea about the ball.
The left-hander went for a push on the on-side however just observed his stumps go for a throw. Chasing 207, the Capitals lost their third wicket without any run on the board. Preceding that, New Zealand’s Trent Boult began the show with the wickets of Prithvi Shaw and Ajinkya Rahane.
Bumrah afterward also became the Man of the Match for his amazing spell of 4 for 14. Aside from Dhawan, the Yorker-king additionally took the wickets of DC captain Shreyas Iyer, Marcus Stoinis, who scored his third fifty in the IPL 2020, and Daniel Sams.
With this amazing show from the MI team in qualifier 1, they have now reached the final. For DC, they will be waiting to face the winners of Eliminator 2.