Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday hailed Delhi batsman Shikhar Dhawan's breathtaking knock of 187 in his debut Test against Australia in Mohali and said the entire city is proud of him.
Dikshit spoke to parents of Dhawan on phone and congratulated them for his record breaking Test debut.
She hoped that the young cricketer will continue to give many more such spectacular performances.
"In Shikhar, India has been gifted an exceptionally talented opening batsman. I am confident that he will continue to produce such superb innings in future," Dikshit said.