Shikhar Dhawan chooses MS Dhoni as his favorite Captain & Rohit Sharma as his favorite batting partner in a live chat with Irfan Pathan.
Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan made this choice during a rapid-fire round with former Indian bowler Irfan Pathan on an Instagram live video session. “Best batting partner will be Rohit Sharma & when it comes to Captain then till now I have just played under the leadership of Virat and Dhoni so as of now my favourite captain is Dhoni bhai”, Dhawan said in the video chat. However, the batsman termed Virat Kohli as the “best current Indian batsman”.
Dhawan also applauded Rohit Sharma for his phenomenal performance in the last year’s ICC World Cup saying that “Rohit did brilliantly in the World Cup as he scored an outstanding five centuries”. Irfan Pathan asked Dhawan to name the toughest bowler he has ever faced, Dhawan named Australian pacer Mitchell Starc.
Dhawan also expressed his views on the IPL saying that the league should take place as people are just hearing Coronavirus News & facing the fear regarding the deadly virus. “Of course IPL should commence as people will get more positivity from the cash-rich league. Currently, there is only Coronavirus News and fear created because of it”, Dhawan said.
The lucrative Indian Premier League was scheduled to commence on March 29 but got postponed indefinitely due to the current coronavirus crisis in the country.