Shikhar Dhawan (b. 5 December 1985 in Delhi) is an Indian first class cricketer who played in the 2004 U/19 Cricket World Cup where he was the leading run scorer, his total of 505 runs from seven innings is a record for a single U-19 World Cup. He is a left-handed batsman who after 37 List A games for Delhi has achieved an average of 45. He played for the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League and made 4 half centuries. He was also the third highest scorer of the Delhi Daredevils team. He was traded to Mumbai Indians in exchange for Ashish Nehra. He will play for Mumbai Indians from the IPL second season onwards.