Shikhar Dhawan, 34, is the one batsman on the planet to win the golden bat twice on the ICC Champions Trophy. He holds the report for the least time taken by an Indian batsman to get to 1,000, 2,000 and 3,000 ODI runs. Here’s a take a look at how the fashionable participant with the handlebar mustache retains match sufficient for all these fast dives and dashes between the wickets.
*There aren’t any brief cuts to fitness. It takes arduous work, willpower, and self-discipline. As a cricketer, I concentrate on general fitness in a somewhat intense means. I train 5 days every week with a coach — doing yoga, weight-coaching, purposeful coaching and strengthening of the again as a result of as a batsman that’s of utmost significance. I additionally focus loads on my core.
*My favorite workout routines are squats as a result of I wish to really feel like I’m serving to strengthen my legs and backbone, which bear such a burden on this sport. Running is one other favorite train of mine; you burn energy simply and it’s good to observe. I do a lot of work in my sport.
*Overall, I lead a lively life — moreover cricket, which is my ardor and occupation, I play desk-tennis, squash, and soccer and I love to go horse-using.
*I have not too long ago turned vegetarian and I keep away from sugar, processed meals, and fried meals. I begin my day with a protein shake and idli or dosa together with fruit. I eat plenty of recent fruit, and avocado, by the day. I eat dinner by 7 pm; like lunch, it’s dal, sabzi, rice, with typically paratha or dessert. I do eat out and get pleasure from dim sum, salads, and soups.
*For rest, I flip to the flute. I’ve been taking classes for almost 5 years. I discover it extraordinarily calming and soothing. I additionally love studying, listening to and memorizing shayaris and then narrating them to my mates.
*I wish to journey, particularly amid nature, with my household, my spouse and our three youngsters.
*Cricket is an excessive–stress, bodily difficult sport, so ample relaxation and rest are important. Meditation has made an enormous distinction in my life. It helps me begin my day with positivity and helps me maintain on to that positivity by the day too.
*I am an excellent believer within the energy of constructive power and I take challenges and accidents in my stride and at all times look ahead, to every problem making me stronger.