Shikhar Dhawan, a left-handed opening batsman, is one of the most famous Indian run-scorers who has participated in games of all three formats. He has made over 9500 runs in international cricket, having taken part in 230 matches. He and Rohit Sharma have established themselves as one of the greatest opening pairs for the Indian team. During his career, he has scored a total of 24 centuries and 44 half-centuries. Fondly called Gabbar by his teammates, he is famous for his thigh-five celebration.