Shikhar Dhawan Bio Data
Name: Shikhar Dhawan
Nickname/Alternative Name: Gabbar
Age: 32 Years
Date of Birth: December 5, 1985
Birthplace: Delhi, India
Caste: Not Known
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Hometown: Delhi, India
Shikhar Dhawan Academic Profile
Qualification: 12th standard
School: St. Marks Senior Secondary Public School, Paschim Vihar, Delhi
College: Not Available
Shikhar Dhawan HD Photos
Shikhar Dhawan Professional Data
Debut TV Series/Movie:
Salary: Rs 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)Rs 7 lakh (per test match)Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Net Worth: $1 Million
Family & Relatives
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Ayesha Mukherji
Father: Mahendra Pal Dhawan
Mother: Sunaina Dhawan
Sister(s): Shreshta Dhawan (sister)
Son(s): 1 (Zoravar)
Daughter(s): 2 (Rhea and Aliyah; Shikhar Dhawan is step-father)
Physical Statistics & Build
Weight In Pounds: 156 lbs
Weight In KG: 71 Kgs
Height In Feet: 5' 11"
Height In Meter: 1.79 m
Height In Centimeters: 179 cm
Shoe Size: 10 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Biceps Size: 13 Inches
Chest Size: 40 Inches
Hobbies & Other Activities
Hobbies: Playing cricket
Likes and Dislikes
Favorite Actor: Not Available
Favorite Actress: Not Available
Favorite Food: Not Available
Favorite Color: Black
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Some Interesting Facts About Shikhar Dhawan
- Dhawan made his Test and ODI debut against the same opponent – Australia. He made his ODI debut against Australia in 2010 at Vizag.
- C) Dhawan’s nickname is ‘Gabbar’. He got the name when he used to mutter popular Bollywood villain Amjad Khan’s dialogues from the movie ‘Sholay’ while fielding in the slips to lift the morale of the team.
- Dhawan started his cricketing career as a wicket-keeper when he joined Sonnet Club under coach Tarak Sinha.
- Dhawan is married to a half-Bengali, half-British amateur boxer Ayesha Mukherji. They were introduced by Harbhajan Singh on Facebook. The couple has three children.
- Dhawan has played for as many as four IPL teams – Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Deccan Chargers and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
- Dhawan is the third Indian opener to hit two successive centuries in away Tests. He is the third Indian opener after Sunil Gavaskar and Rahul Dravid to achieve such a feat.