Didn’t know about consecutive IPL tons record, says Dhawan

Reading Time: < 1 minute Dubai, Oct 21 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday became the first player to score back to back centuries in the IPL. But his unbeaten 106 off 61 balls went in vain as Delhi Capitals lost to Kings XI Punjab by five wickets. While he hit 12 fours and three sixes, his team mates just scored a combined 54 off 59 balls and DC’s score was 164/5 batting first.

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Dhawan’s record ton in vain as KXIP beat DC, stay float (Ld)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dubai, Oct 20 (IANS/GloFans) A resurgent Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Tuesday comprehensively defeated table toppers Delhi Capitals (DC) by five wickets, despite Shikhar Dhawan’s record consecutive century, to record their third consecutive win of the Indian Premier League (IPL), and kept their hopes of qualifying for the playoffs alive.

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Dhawan’s second successive IPL ton takes Delhi to 164/5

Reading Time: < 1 minute Dubai, Oct 20 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday almost single handedly took Delhi Capitals (DC) to 164/5 wickets in their 20 overs with an unbeaten 106 off 61 balls against the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at the Dubai International Stadium. Dhawan is the first player in IPL history to score back-to-back centuries.

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