Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan made a ravishing start to Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 as he managed a patient half-century against Chennai Super Kings on Tuesday at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi after missing out the mark by just seven runs in Delhi Capitals’ opener last week. And with the fifty, he made his way to the top-five run-getters list in the IPL history.
Dhawan, who was a concern for the Indian team management owing to his drop in form in 2019, made a statement with a forbearing 43 against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium. However, after missing out the half-century in Mumbai. Dhawan marked his Delhi home return in IPL after 10 seasons with a 47-ball knock of 51 runs laced by seven boundaries. The half-century was Dhawan’s 36th in IPL.