Rishi Dhawan is a professional Indian first-class player. He is an expert in right-handed batting and right-arm medium-fast bowling.
He plays for the home team Himachal Pradesh. In IPL 2022, he came into the limelight for applying for Face Protection on his face.
Rishi Dhawan Birth & Family
He was born on 19th February 1990 in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh to a middle-class Hindu family.
His father is Ram Prakash Dhawan and his mother is Shaili Dhawan. He has a brother Raghav Dhawan in the family. Rishi has graduated in studies.
He is married to his long-time girlfriend Deepali Chauhan. They were dating each other for a long time, they had given the information about marriage by posting on Instagram.
Rishi Dhawan Education
Rishi Dhawan Physical Stats
Rishi Dhawan Career
He started playing cricket from a young age. He spent more time to the practice of cricket than studying. His family also gave him full support to play cricket.
He made his professional One Day International debut on 17th January 2016, he scored 12 runs in 3 matches with 1 four.
After this, he made his professional T20 International debut on 18th June 2016. He has played List-A, First Class, and T20 for Himachal Pradesh.
His IPL career started in the year 2008, that year he was included in his team by Punjab Kings by paying 8 lakh rupees.
He could not play a single match till the year 2009-12 due to a head injury. He was included in his team by Mumbai Indians in the year 2013 for 20 lakhs.
He was pick-up by Punjab Kings from the year 2014 to 2016 by paying 30 lakh rupees.
In IPL 2017, he was included in the team for Rs 55 lakhs by Kolkata Knight Riders, the team that won the year 2014 IPL trophy.
He did not play a single IPL match from the year 2018 to 2021. He played for Punjab Kings for the IPL 2022.
He got instant limelight in the match of Chennai vs Punjab held at Wankhede Stadium, for wearing face protection on his face.
Those people who had come to watch that match did not understand anything. What is this bowler wearing on his face?
Later, Rishi revealed that he was wearing face protection so that could avoid getting a head injury in the future.
Salary & Net Worth
Social Media Accounts
Rishi Dhawan Hobbies
Some Unknown Facts About Rishi Dhawan
- He was born and brought up in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh.
- He is a fitness enthusiast and loves to spend a few hours in the gym.
- He also promotes various grooming brands on his Instagram account.
- He made an International ODI debut against Australia in Melbourne on 17th January 2016.
- He has established the fitness center RD Gym and Fitness in Mandi. He also own RD Salon N spa and RD Shake & Grill.
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