IPL 2020: Shikhar Dhawan Says Playing With Positive Mindset, Not Afraid To Get Out

Indian Premier League: Shikhar Dhawan Says Taking part in With Constructive Mindset, Not Afraid To Get Out


In rampaging type, Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan says he’s working quicker, feeling brisker and has no worry of being dismissed this IPL season. Dhawan has scored two consecutive IPL lots of, the primary to realize the feat, and slammed two fifties as properly, making it a season to recollect for him to date. “I’ve been enjoying for 13 years, and that is the primary (back-to-back lots of). So, actually comfortable,” mentioned Dhawan after the unbeaten 106 off 61 balls, albeit in a misplaced trigger towards Kings XI Punjab on Tuesday. 

“I hold my mindset fairly constructive. Simply look to attain runs, and never assume pitch is doing this or that. I play with braveness. I’m not afraid to get out,” he added dissecting his strategy to batting. 

“We had been fortunate we received a lot time without work so it allowed me to refresh myself each mentally and bodily. I’m working quicker, feeling brisker.” 

The beginning of the match wasn’t all that nice for him however Dhawan mentioned even when he wasn’t getting a giant rating, he was hitting the ball in addition to one can. 

“I used to be hitting the ball properly however I wasn’t changing these 20s into 50s. When you do this, you’re taking that confidence into the subsequent sport,” he mentioned. 

A 3rd loss within the match did not actually make a dent to the Shreyas Iyer-led aspect’s fortunes as it’s nonetheless main the eight-team standings with 14 factors from 10 video games. 

“The boys have been enjoying properly in different video games. Right this moment I needed to take the duty on myself. It’s good that I’m scoring constantly so that you carry it into the subsequent video games,” mentioned Dhawan, who remained not out on 101 within the win over Chennai Tremendous Kings in a earlier match. 

The senior India opener mentioned the defeat to KXIP is a studying expertise for the table-toppers going into the enterprise finish of the match. 


“We’re going to have a dialogue and see the place we will enhance. After all it’ll be a studying. This isn’t going to place us down. Simply take our classes, and are available again stronger,” Dhawan mentioned. 

DC will subsequent play Kolkata Knight Riders in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.

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