Dhawan toppled quite a few batting records en route to a 150-ball knock of 248. He overtook Virender Sehwag's 219 in an ODI against West Indies in 2011 to register the highest List A score by an Indian.
The South African all-rounder says Delhi are running out of time so momentum now is crucial for them to win two or three on the bounce.
Irfan Pathan scored an unbeaten 42 off 20 balls to guide Delhi Daredevils to a comfortable eight-wicket win over hosts Kolkata Knight Riders in a rain-curtailed 12-overs-a-side Indian Premier League match here on Thursday night.
South Africa allrounder and Twenty20 specialist Roelof van der Merwe has been suspended from the Brisbane Heat for one match in Australia's Big Bash League after failing a roadside alcohol breath test early on New Year's Day, the day after his 27th birthday.
South Africa spinners Roelof van der Merwe and Johan Botha took two wickets apiece as the Proteas beat Pakistan by 59 runs in their ICC World T20 warm-up