Rishi Dhawan is an Indian Cricketer. He was born in Mandi Himachal Pradesh on 19 February 1990. He plays for the domestic team Himachal Pradesh cricket team. And he is an Indian first-class cricketer. He belongs to a middle-class Hindu family. Rishi Dhawan’s father’s name is Ram Prakash Dhawan and his mother’s name is Shelly Dhawan. Raghav Dhawan is the younger brother of Rishi Dhawan. He completes his schooling at DAV Centenary Public School Mandi.
Rishi Dhawan Personal Life
Rishi Dhawan got married to Deepali Chauhan. Deepali Chauhan is a fashion designer. They both met in their hometown during the concert of Singer Mika Singh. After eight years in a relationship, they got engaged on January 21, 2017. And On 8 February 2021, they got married. They have one son Ridharv Dhawan. He also established RD Gym and Fitness in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. And he also has his own Salon. He also promotes the grooming brand on social media. He also loves trekking and gyming.
He start his cricket carrier in 2007-2008. He used to practice cricket with his younger brother Raghav Dhawan. And they were both selected for the under-19 Himachal Pradesh team. On 3 April 2007, he played his first domestic cricket match against Delhi’s domestic team. And on 26 February 2008, he made his List-A debut for Himachal Pradesh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. In the 2008 IPL, he also played for Kings XI Punjab. He made his first-class debut against Tamil Nadu on 24 November 2009. In 2013 they made his IPL debut for Mumbai Indians. He also made his One Day International debut for India on 17 January 2016 against Australia. And on 18 June 2016, he made his T20 International debut against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club.
And February 2017 he was bought for 55 lakhs by the Kolkata Knight Riders team. In February 2022, he was bought by the Punjab Kings for 55 lakhs in the auction of the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament. During IPL 2022 match he was wearing face protection on his face. The people who came to watch the match could not understand why they wore face protection. He later revealed that he wears face protection so that he can avoid head injuries in the future.