Punjab Kings skipper Shikhar Dhawan

equaled Virat Kohli's massive feat during their Indian Premier League

(IPL) 2023 opener against Kolkata Knight Riders in Mohali on Saturday.

The PBKS skipper was once again at his gritty best as he stitched together a solid 50-run partnership

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with Sri Lanka's Bhanuka Rajapaksa for the second wicket.

This was the 94th 50-run partnership for Dhawan in IPL history and he is now

joint-top with Virat Kohli as the batsmen with the most half-century partnerships

Suresh Raina is third with 83 while David Warner is in fourth position with 82.