Punjab Kings opener Shikhar Dhawan, who’s among the many high 5 run-getters within the IPL 2022, is ready to make his foray into the world of Bollywood. From making TikTok and Instagram movies with teammates to renacting the ‘Pushpa’ dialogue on social media, repeatedly, Dhawan has proven the entertaining facet to him to his followers.
In line with a report in Pinkvilla, the Punjab Kings opener is ready to make his Bollywood debut. The report claims that the veteran cricketer has completed the shoot and issues are intentionally being stored beneath the wraps. The report goes on to supply particulars that Dhawan would play a pivotal function within the movie and never a cameo.
“Shikhar always had huge respect for actors, and when he was offered this part he was happy to come aboard. The makers felt that Shikhar suits the character and reached out to him a few months back. It’s a proper full-length role and is not a cameo. His part is pivotal to the film, which is expected to release sometime this year,” a supply was quoted as saying by Pinkvilla.
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In IPL 2022, Dhawan is the fourth-highest run-scorer to this point with 421 runs in 13 video games at a strike price of 122. It includes of three fifties as effectively. He has been one of many keys for his facet this yr. Punjab is at present positioned on the seventh spot within the factors desk with six wins in 13 video games. They’ve a slim likelihood of constructing the playoffs this yr after their 17-run loss to Delhi Capitals on Monday (Could 16).
In the meantime, India captain Rohit Sharma has made a U-turn on the choice to take a break. Rohit together with Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, and Rishabh Pant shall be rested for the T20 sequence towards South Africa. Dhawan is likely to lead India while Hardik Pandya can be within the fray.
“All the senior India players will get at least three and half weeks of complete rest. Rohit, Virat, KL, Rishabh and Jasprit will all directly go to England for the ‘fifth Test’ following the white-ball series. We need all our key players to remain fresh for the England series,” a senior BCCI supply aware of the event instructed PTI on the situation of anonymity.