IPL 2021: Shikhar Dhawan reclaims top spot in Orange Cap race, completes 200 fours for DC; pokes fun of Karthik

IPL 2021: Shikhar Dhawan reclaims top spot in Orange Cap race, completes 200 fours for DC; pokes fun of Karthik; DC vs KKR
IPL 2021: Shikhar Dhawan reclaims top spot in Orange Cap race, completes 200 fours for DC; pokes fun of Karthik; DC vs KKR

IPL 2021: Shikhar Dhawan reclaims top spot in Orange Cap race, completes 200 fours for DC; pokes fun of Karthik- Delhi Capitals opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday reclaimed his top spot in the Orange Cap race. The stylish left-handed batsman also completed 200 fours for Delhi Capitals. Dhawan played the role of a second fiddle as Prithvi Shaw continued to be the aggressor in their century partnership (132 runs for opening wicket). Dhawan went on to score 46 runs off 47 balls to continue his top run in IPL 2021. He has now become the first player in the ongoing season to complete 300 runs (7 innings). CSK’s Faf du Plessis is placed second in the list while Prithvi Shaw claimed to the third spot.

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Dhawan in IPL 2021

vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: 28 runs off 26 balls

vs Chennai Super Kings: 85 runs off 54 balls

vs Rajasthan Royals: 8 runs off 8 deliveries

vs Punjab Kings: 92 runs off 49 balls

vs Mumbai Indians: 45 off 42 balls

vs SRH: 28 off 26 balls

vs RCB: 6 runs off 7 balls

vs KKR: 46 runs off 47 balls [TODAY]

IPL 2021 most runs

POS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
1
7 7 1 305 92 50.83 233 130.90 0 2 37 5
2 6 6 2 270 95* 67.50 192 140.62 0 3 27 9
3 7 7 1 269 82* 44.83 158 170.25 0 3 34 9
4 6 6 1 240 91 48.00 186 129.03 0 3 20 11
5 6 6 1 229 119 45.80 157 145.85 1 0 22 9

 

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Dhawan, who has smashed most boundaries in the history of IPL, completed 200 fours for DC.

Shikhar Dhawan pokes fun off Karthik in friendly banter

In the match, Shikhar Dhawan also poked fun of KKR wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik who failed to complete his run out while Dhawan’s foot was in the air for milliseconds. Take a look

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