Mohali: Former India batsman Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday heaped praise on Shikhar Dhawan for scoring the fastest Test century on debut and said it was a healthy sign that new brand of cricketers were emerging, which would take Indian cricket to glorious heights.
"This is a sign of new brand of cricketers which is emerging. Cheteshwar Pujara, who is solid as a rock, the other Murali Vijay, who is like a volcano and this guy Dhawan, he is a hurricane. They sure are going to take our cricket to glorious heights," Sidhu told PTI in Mohali.
Sidhu said the sensational knock played by the dashing batsman from Delhi shows the character of the man.