India’s Opener Batsman Shikhar Dhawan on Monday took to Instagram to share a picture with Bollywood star Akshay Kumar.
Shikhar Dhawan who was last seen in action during the limited overs series of India’s tour of Australia was seen near a lake with Akshay Kumar. Both the stars of Bollywood & cricket were all smiles. “Always a fun time with you paaji,” he wrote with a hug emoji. “Lovely meeting you,” he added, tagging Akshay Kumar. Shikhar Dhawan is seen wearing a red hoodie in the picture while the actor is seen wearing a dark grey T-Shirt.
One day before Dhawan’s teammate Yuzvendra Chahal also took to social media to praise the batsman for being a great host to him & his wife. By sharing a picture with his wife & Dhawan, Chahal wrote “Best host Great dost”.
Shikhar Dhawan had displayed outstanding performance in the IPL 2020 as he finished the tournament as the second highest run scorer with 618 runs registered on his name & thereby guided his team Delhi Capitals to reach the finals of the IPL for the first time in the history of IPL. After the conclusion of the IPL 2020, Dhawan went to Australia along with the entire team India to participate in the limited overs series of the Australia tour.
India lost the ODI series with 2-1 score, however Dhawan hit a half century in the 2nd T20I as India clinch the T20I series with 2-1 score. Shikhar Dhawan has been left out of India’s squad for the first two tests against England. However he is expected to play a crucial role when the two teams meet for five match T20Is & three ODIs after the test series.