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Shikhar Dhawan Age, Height, Weight, Stats, Son, Wife and more

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Shikhar Dhawan from Delhi is a very popular Indian cricketer. We Indians can trust his name on the cricket field. However, he is a left-handed opening batsman. Moreover, he occasionally got the post of captain of the Indian national cricket team. To be honest, we also like to see him captaining the field. CheckShikhar Dhawan Age, Height, Weight, Stats, Son, Wife and more.

Apart from all this, he plays for Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League. Similarly, he captained Delhi in first-class cricket. Not only that, he became India’s highest run-scorer in the 2013 Champions Trophy, 2015 World Cup, and 2017 Champions Trophy. He also scored the first two back-to-back centuries in IPL history.

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Shikhar Dhawan Physical Stats:

He entered the field with a roar like a lion and a height equal to the mountains. The fans cheered when the 5ft 11in tall man stepped onto the field to bat. The name Shikhar Dhawan is enough to make his opponents fear. This man with a good body and fitness currently weighs 80 kg.

Height5 feet 11 inch
meters- 1.80m
cm- 180cm
Body MeasurementsChest- 40 inches
Biceps- 16 inches
Waist- 32 inches
Weight80 kg/176lbs
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack

Early life and Careers:

A Punjabi born in a Punjabi family, Punjab is present in everything this man does. However, Shikhar Dhawan entered international cricket in 2010. And since his surprise entry, he has started storming the field against the opposition. For all these reasons and for such a good approach to his game, Shikhar Dhawan has never looked back.

ODI Debut20 October 2010
Test Debut14 March 2013
Last Test7 September 2018
Last ODI11 September 2022
T20I debut4 June 2011
Last T20I29 July 2021
Jersey no42
2008Delhi Daredevils
2011-12Deccan Chargers
2013-18Sunrisers Hyderabad
2019-21Delhi Capitals
2022-presentPunjab King

Personal Life and Education:

On 5th December 1985, Shekhar Dhaban came to the Punjabi family from the arms of his parents. The 37-year-old cricketer currently resides in Delhi. However, he studied at Saint Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, Mirabagh, Delhi.

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Anyway, he cannot be said to be inattentive to his studies, nor can he be said to be attentive. Most importantly, he quit his studies after class 12 to play cricket.

DOB5 December 1985
Age (2022)37 years
BirthplaceDelhi, India
HometownDelhi, India
SchoolSt. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, Delhi
Educational Qualification12th Standard
Addressbungalow in Delhi and Melbourne

Net Worth and Lifestyle:

He is currently a former limited-overs captain. But whatever happens, its total value is not less. The net worth of this Indian international cricketer as of 2022 is $14 million. Not only this, but if you see this figure in Indian currency, it will be approximately 105 crores. Essentially all of his income and net worth came from cricket.

Undoubtedly, along with all this, he has a designer luxury bungalow in Delhi. And the estimated total cost of this bungalow is 5 crores. Although Dhawan’s car collection is not that big. But not much doesn’t mean he doesn’t have anything. Although his collection is small, he has cars like Mercedes and includes Audi.

Net worth$14 million
Indian Rupee105crore
Yearly Income8crore
Luxury car1.5-2crore

5 Facts about them:

  1. Shikhar Dhawan was born in a middle-class Punjabi family.
  2. He got interested in cricket after watching his cousin play.
  3. At the age of 12, he is admitted to the sonnet club to play cricket under the coaching of Tarak Sinha.
  4. Moreover, he scored an under-15 school tournament century.
  5. You know Shekhar more as a batsman. But surprisingly when he joined the club he was more of a wicketkeeper than a batsman.

More 5 facts:

  1. There came a time in Dhawan’s life when he became disillusioned with the game of cricket. As a result, he wants to quit playing cricket for a while.
  2. Shekhar Dhawan scored a century on his Test debut as he is dismissed for zero on his ODI debut.
  3. Shikhar Dhawan’s style statement always creates enthusiasm among the youth. His Ghajini haircut, curved mustache, and the way he twirls his mustache set a trend among the youth.
  4. Harbhajan Singh acts as a bridge between Shikhar Dhawan’s wife and Shikhar.
  5. Whenever Dhawan takes a catch, he gives a signature style on the field to celebrate.

Money factor: Salary and Endorsement Fees:

Mr. Dhawan earns handsomely from the Indian Cricket Board. Similarly, our Indian Cricket Board gives him a monthly salary of 60 lakhs for playing good cricket. Moreover, Mr. Dhawan earned Rs.8.25 crores from IPL. In all this, Shikhar Dhawan’s brand value is extremely high.

From any brand, he takes one crore rupees for his ad. So it is quite natural to understand that he earns a considerable amount of money from the brand as well.

Salary60 lakhs
IPL fees8.25crore

Relationships and Family:

Unfortunately, our favorite cricketer has been very successful on the cricket field but failed in his personal life. After 8 long years in his married life, a situation like a divorce has come. His ex-wife’s name is Ayesha Mukherjee. However, we do not have any information about the reason for their divorce.

The couple, who got married in 2012, ended their marriage in 2021. Although earlier they were known as a very happy couple. Anyway, let’s say they have a son and a daughter.

FatherMahendra Pal Dhawan
MotherSunaina Dhawan
AffairsAyesha Mukherjee
Marital StatusDivorced
WifeAyesha Mukherjee

Controversies :

Shikhar Dhawan’s current controversy revolves around his and his wife’s divorce. No reason has been given and no one can understand why they divorced. However, his wife left a post on Instagram during the 2021 divorce.

His wife said there was a lot about the divorce hinting at the root of why they got divorced. Their relationship began to deteriorate, and it was said that he would be on a nitrite schedule and his cricket career. That is, it is clearly stated that busyness has ended all the aspirations and love in their life.

However, it was his wife’s statement but on the other hand, Shikhar Dhawan kept quiet about the matter all the time. So, there was a storm on social media about them both and what happened.

Favorite Things:

Favorite CricketerSachin Tendulkar, Andy Flower
HobbiesDoing yoga, Swimming, Reading, Playing table tennis and badminton
Cricket GroundLord’s
SingersNusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Wadali brothers
ActorAamir Khan, Sylvester Stallone
ActressKareena Kapoor
SongsMawa Thandiya Chava by Gurdas Maan
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
FoodButter Chicken
BookBlink by Malcolm Gladwell, The Secret by Rhonda Byrne


By profession, he is an Indian cricketer.


Ranji Trophy Debut for Delhi2004
IPL Debut: Delhi Daredevils2008
IPL Debut: Mumbai Indians2009
ODI Debut2010
IPL Debut: Deccan Chargers2011
IPL Debut: Sunrisers Hyderabad2013
IPL Debut: Delhi Capitals2019
CEAT International Player of the Year2013
Wisden Cricketer of the Year2014
CEAT international batsman of the year2018
Arjuna Award for Cricket2021


Shekhar Dhawan has suffered three injuries so far. He suffered an injury during the 2019 World Cup. This time he got injured while batting his thumb. As a result, he is ruling out the remaining matches of the World Cup.

On the other hand, he suffered a serious injury in November 2019. He got injuries in the left knee. This injury was so serious that he could not continue the rest of the match so he had to withdraw from the match. Similarly, he suffered another very serious injury in January 2020.

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