IPL 2020, KXIP vs DC: Shikhar Dhawan completed unbeaten on 106, his second consecutive hundred.© BCCI/IPL
Shikhar Dhawan grew to become the primary batsman to attain a whole bunch in consecutive matches in Indian Premier League (IPL) when he scored his second straight hundred throughout Delhi Capitals’ match towards Kings XI Punjab in Dubai on Tuesday. In Delhi’s final match, towards Chennai Tremendous Kings, Dhawan completed unbeaten on 101 as Delhi defeated CSK by 5 wickets. On this match, he acquired to the milestone off simply 57 balls with 12 fours and three sixes after opening the innings for Delhi.
En path to this unprecedented feat, Dhawan additionally grew to become the fifth batsman to cross 5000 IPL runs. He’s the fourth Indian to do that landmark after Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, and Rohit Sharma.
David Warner is the one abroad participant with greater than 5000 IPL runs.
Dhawan tore into the KXIP bowling assault from the phrase go, attending to his half-century off simply 28 balls.
This knock is the fourth successive fifty-plus rating for the left-hander. He returned 101, 57 and 69 not out in his final three innings.
Dhawan remained unbeaten on 106 towards KXIP and helped Delhi publish 164 on the board.
Total, Dhawan has 5044 IPL runs at 35.02 and a strike fee of 126.70 with two centuries and 39 half-centuries.
Dhawan is barely the third batsman to attain 100 in IPL 2020, by the way towards the staff that has the opposite two centurions – KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal.
The Delhi batsman sits second on the highest scorers record with 465 runs and he separates Rahul on the prime and Mayank at No. 3.
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