Shikhar Dhawan said on the fear of losing the captaincy, have to come empty handed, have to go empty handed…

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Shikhar Dhawan has scored 6,243 runs in 206 IPL matches.
Dhawan has scored 2 centuries and 47 half-centuries in IPL.
Shikhar Dhawan was made the captain of Punjab Kings in IPL.

New Delhi. Shikhar Dhawan is back in the Indian team to lead the team in the 3-match ODI series against New Zealand starting on Friday in Auckland. His journey to lead the team began in Sri Lanka last year, when the BCCI named him captain for the second-class team to tour Sri Lanka while the senior team was playing in England. Since then Shikhar Dhawan has captained in 2 ODI series and has won both. This will be his third series against the Black Caps and he would definitely like to take advantage of it.

Shikhar Dhawan, one of the most prominent batsmen of Indian cricket, has recently replaced Mayank Agarwal as the captain of Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Mayank had led the team last season, but the extra responsibility affected his batting. As a result, this Karnataka batsman was released by the franchise. Now he will participate in the mini auction for IPL 2023 to be held in December.

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In a recent conversation with ESPN Cricinfo, Shikhar Dhawan said that a player can be removed from the post of captain at any time in franchise cricket and he is also not afraid of losing the role in future. He said, “Jobs come and go. No worries. We have to come empty handed, we have to go empty handed. All this has to remain the same. So I am not afraid of that. I have no fear of losing my job.”

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Shikhar Dhawan further said, “Because I am the captain, I do not want to put that burden on myself. OK, I’ve got to do it this way or that way. I will only play the game based on our team’s goals, what the team demands, what it needs.”

Let us tell you that in the beginning of this year, Punjab Kings had expressed their faith in Shikhar Dhawan. He bought Shikhar Dhawan in the mega auction for Rs 8.25 crore. This experienced batsman did not disappoint the team management as well and scored 460 runs in 14 matches at an average of 38.33. So far Shikhar Dhawan has played 206 IPL matches and scored 6244 runs, including 2 centuries and 47 half-centuries. He is currently the second highest run scorer in IPL. RCB’s Virat Kohli is at the top with 6624 runs in 223 matches.

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