Visakhapatnam: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday said Shikhar Dhawan is likely to make his one-day debut in their match against Australia here on Wednesday.
Twelve more ODIs to go before the World Cup and Dhoni said they were preparing in the right direction though they were getting a bit more cautious and resting their main players for the tournament happening in the sub-continent.
With the stars in the much vaunted batting line-up not in action against Australia, it will be a chance for the youngsters to prove their mettle ahead of the World Cup, Dhoni said.
Dhawan is thus likely to open the innings with Murali Vijay in the absence of the regular openers Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar and Gautam Gambhir....more
04:30 PM, Oct 25, 2007