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Dhawan, who led the team in the ODI format on the tour to the West Indies in the absence of senior players, has promised himself ahead of his 37th birthday that he will play as long as he is useful to the team.

New Delhi. Despite playing only one format for the Indian team, opener Shikhar Dhawan has no qualms and wants to continue his best performance in it. Dhawan, who led the team in the ODI format on the tour to the West Indies in the absence of senior players, has promised himself ahead of his 37th birthday that he will play as long as he is useful to the team. “I will be useful to the team as long as I play for India,” said Dhawan after successfully leading the team in the ODI series in the West Indies. I don’t want to burden the team.

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Dhawan scored 975 runs in 22 ODIs with the help of 10 half-centuries for India from the beginning of the year 2020 to the West Indies tour and this figure is the highest among Indian players. When asked about these numbers, Dhawan said, “I am a calm and mature person. This performance reflects my experience.” He said: “My understanding of the game is very strong and I have worked hard to improve my technique. Understanding a format is also very important. I understand the needs of the one-day format and that has helped me a lot.” Worldwide, the popularity of the T20 format has increased and there has been a decline in the number of one-day series. In such a situation, when asked about playing only one format, Dhawan said, “I have never been disappointed with this thing. I don’t like to think about these things that I play in only one format at international level. And it helps me stay healthy.”

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It is important for Dhawan to appreciate what he has instead of gloating over what he doesn’t have. He said, “I am happy with what I am getting. For India, if I play in one format, I try to give everything in that format. I am a positive thinking person. You will not find any negativity in me. Dhawan said , that his fitness improves with age. “I am 36 years old and much fitter than before. My skills have also improved. I have improved myself by doing gym, yoga, running and physical training.” Dhawan, who has scored 6500 runs in 155 ODIs for the country, will now lead the Indian team on the Zimbabwe tour.When asked about the management of the team, he said, “As a captain, I believe in my bowlers and follow their plans first. At the top level, everyone is a professional and everyone has a sense of their responsibilities.

Disclaimer:Prabhasakshi has not edited this news. This news has been published from the PTI language feed.



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