Shikhar Dhawan ‘Knocked Out’ By Father After PBKS Fail To Make Playoffs. Shikhar Dhawan can be seen rolling around on the floor as his father beats him up in the lighthearted video.
Despite the Punjab Kings failing to qualify for the Indian Premier League 2022 playoffs. Shikhar Dhawan had another impressive IPL season with the bat. The veteran batter, joined PBKS before the season began, scored 460 runs in 14 games at an average of 38.3. He would have preferred to lead his team to the playoffs. Dhawan, who is known for his amusing social media posts, sharedanother video on Instagram in an attempt to make his fans laugh.
Shikhar can be seen in the lighthearted video being playfully beaten by his father while his family members try to stop him.
Watch: Shikhar Dhawan Posted a Video After PBKS Fail To Make Playoffs
Dhawan captioned the video, “Knock out by my dad for not qualifying for knock outs.”
Former India spinner Harbhajan Singh responded to the video by writing, “Bappu tere se bi upar ka actor nikle.. kya baat hai.”
Harpreet Brar, Dhawan’s PBKS, also commented on the post, saying, “Haha Uncle on fire pajii.”
With seven wins from 14 games, PBKS finished sixth in the IPL points table.
The Mayank Agarwal-led team had started the season strongly, but their inability to string together back-to-back victories saw them miss out on a playoff spot.
Despite his excellent batting return, Dhawan has been overlook by the BCCI for India’s upcoming T20I series against South Africa.
Beginning June 9, India will play five Twenty20 Internationals against South Africa.
India’s T20I squad: KL Rahul (Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (vice-captain)(wk), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Venkatesh Iyer, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik.