Team India's stand-in captain Shikhar Dhawan scored a brilliant half-century in the first ODI against New Zealand

He scored 72 off 77 balls with the help of 13 fours

During this, he completed 12,000 runs in List-A career, but could not end the drought that was going on for three years

Shikhar Dhawan became the 7th batsman from India to score 12,000 runs in List A cricket

Shikhar Dhawan scored 2 centuries in the year 2019. During this, 30 matches were played and 855 runs were scored. He hasn't scored a century since

Dhawan and Shubman Gill stitched their 4th-century stand in ODIs

Shikhar Dhawan, who was leading India in the absence of Rohit Sharma, got to the milestone in his 297th List A match

Why is Sanju Samson not getting a chance in playing XI? Shikhar Dhawan told the reason

He said, "So when that clarity and transparency is there, even when someone feels down, which is very natural, it can be of great benefit to the team."

TOP 3 PLAYERS WITH THE MOST CHASE RUNS Sachin Tendulkar - 21,999 in 551 matches Sourav Ganguly - 15, 622 in 437 matches Rahul Dravid - 15,271 runs in 449 matches