Shikhar Dhawan welcomes Dhoni and Raina's new teams to the IPL

By Sana Topiwala, Everymedia

Shikhar Dhawan
Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan

Mumbai, April 9 - With the start of the 2016 season of the Indian Premier League only hours away, Shikhar Dhawan took to social media to welcome the 2 newest teams to the IPL lineup. In the video, Shikhar who is currently a part of the Sunrisers Hyderabad team, begins by giving a special welcome to the Pune Supergiants and the Gujrat Lions to the 9th edition of the IPL. He also went on to wish his team India colleagues, M.S.Dhoni and Suresh Raina all the best for the new season!

Shikhars special message come hours before the first game of this year’s IPL where one of the new teams, the Pune Supergiants goes up against last year’s IPL champs, the Mumbai Indians!

Check out Shikhar’s special message here.