Business Standard File photo of Sunrisers Hyderabad cricketer Shikhar Dhawan in action against Kolkata Knight Riders in an IPL 2018 match. Photo: PTI. ALSO READ. IPL 2018: KKR beat SRH by 5 wickets, qualify for playoffs; Lynn shines · CSK storm into IPL 2018 final as du... ---

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