Shikhar Dhawan would be playing his second ICC World T20 in 2016 © AFP
Shikhar Dhawan would be playing his second ICC World T20 in 2016 © AFP

India‘s charismatic and dependable opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan on Friday said that he has always enjoyed the T20 format and also enjoys most playing it. During an interview in the ICC World T20 2016 event at Mumbai, Dhawan said, “I have always enjoyed playing T20 Cricket. Have always enjoyed T20 cricket. Always good fun to put the bowlers for boundaries. T20 has given a lot to cricket. T20 cricket has helped in evolution of players.” Speaking on the tournament itself, he said, “Challenge for all of us to do well in front of the home crowd.” Dhawan would be playing his second World T20. Ajinkya Rahane: T20 cricket comes to me naturally

Earlier, India‘s dependable middle-order batsman Ajinkya Rahane on Friday said that he is a natural T20 cricketer and this form of the game comes to him naturally. “T20 is fun. Enjoy your time out there. Giving your best is important. T20 cricket comes naturally to me,” he said. Rahane has been on top form in the Test format as of now as he scored twin centuries in both the innings against South Africa during the fourth and final Test at Kotla in Delhi. Test skipper Virat Kohli too back Rahane by saying, “Rahane is a totally different being in T20 cricket. MS Dhoni has not left anything to be achieved for any other captain: Virat Kohli

Also, India‘s Test skipper Virat Kohli had all praise for India’s limited-overs skipper, MS Dhoni. “MS Dhoni has set the bar as far as captaincy goes,” he said. “MS Dhoni has not left anything to be achieved for any other captain. Must learn composure and not panic under pressure from Dhoni. He has been one of the finest captains any sport team can get. He one of the best captains in any sport in history,” he added.