Former India batsman Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday heaped praise on Shikhar Dhawan for scoring the fastest Test century on debut and said it was a healthy sign that new brand of cricketers were emerging, which would take Indian cricket to glorious heights. “This is a sign of new brand of cricketers which is emerging. Cheteshwar Pujara, who is solid as a rock, the other Murali Vijay, who is like a volcano and this guy Dhawan, he is a hurricane. They sure are going to take our cricket to glorious heights,” said Sidhu.
Sidhu said the sensational knock played by the dashing batsman from Delhi shows the character of the man. “What stood out in this innings was his fearless approach. There was no fear of failure. He threw cautions to the wind. The most important thing is that he created history. When you are on debut in your first match, your legs will shake, there will be butterflies in the tummy. But he played it like a one day game,” he said. Read more
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