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Twitterati Are All Praises For Shikhar Dhawan After His Brilliant Performance In Second ODI

Shikhar Dhawan, the Indian opener, played yet another top-class knock in the ongoing second ODI against Australia in Rajkot. Unfortunately, the talented cricketer once again missed out on a well-deserved century.

Asked to bat first, the Indian cricket team kickstarted the game with a bang. The Indian openers, Rohit Sharma and Dhawan brought the much-needed momentum to the game in the beginning.

While Rohit Sharma went out a bit early after playing 44 balls only, where he scored 42 runs and smashed 6 fours. On the other hand, Dhawan stayed there and gave company to the Indian skipper in taking the numbers on the scoreboard a bit higher.

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5️⃣0️⃣ & counting between these two #TeamIndia #INDvAUS @paytm

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Shikhar Dhawan smashed the Australian bowlers to all the corners of the ground and kept everyone on the edge of their seats throughout his knock. However, Shikhar Dhawan couldn’t complete a century as he fell short of four runs. He was dismissed after scoring 96 runs off 90 balls, where he smashed 13 fours and 1 six at the strike rate of 106.67.

In the first ODI against Australia, Shikhar Dhawan gave a stunning performance to shut all his criticizers up. He scored 52 runs off 36 balls. Earlier Shikhar Dhawan was receiving a lot of criticism for his strike rate and poor performance, however, with his back-to-back brilliant performances, Shikhar Dhawan has impressed one and all, and has justified his spot in the Indian squad.

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Shikhar walks back scoring 9️⃣6️⃣ Partnership between these two 1️⃣0️⃣3️⃣ #TeamIndia #INDvAUS @paytm

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As soon as his knock came to an end, Twitter was already flooded with praises for the performance of the cricketer. Netizens felt bad after Dhawan missed out on a well-deserved century.

Here, check out the reactions of Twitterati on Shikhar Dhawan’s performance:

https://twitter.com/BagartyAkash/status/1218114295881486337?s=20

 

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