Indian cricket’s opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has moved to his home team Delhi Daredevils for the upcoming Indian Super League 2019 (IPL ) season, the team confirmed on Monday, 5th November’2018. Also Read - Ajinkya Rahane's Inspirational Speech After Historic Series Win Over Australia Goes Viral, Says It's a Massive, Massive Moment For us | WATCH VIDEO
Earlier, several reports had surfaced which suggested that the left-handed batsman was looking for a move from previous team Sunrisers Hyderabad after talks broke down between the two parties. Also Read - SL vs ENG Highlights, 2nd Test Report: Angelo Mathews Century Puts Sri Lanka Ahead vs England on Day 1
Last week, there were reports suggesting that Dhawan has signed a deal with Delhi Daredevils. The team confirmed the deal on its official Twitter handle, ‘Brace yourselves, for he has returned, where it all began! Welcome Home, Shikhar Dhawan’, the statement read. Also Read - IND vs AUS 2021: Bharat Arun Reveals Team India's Success Mantra Against Australia, Credits Neil Wagner For Inspiring Them to Bowl Short
Previously, he also played with this team in IPL’s inaugural season following which he played for Mumbai Indians, Deccan Chargers and most recently, Sunrisers Hyderabad before making a comeback to the team, where it all started for him in India’s most anticipated T20 league.