Made his T20I debut against South Africa in Johannesburg in December 2006. Playing in his fifth ICC WT20.
Became the first India batsman to score a century in T20I when he hit 101 against South Africa in Gros Islet in the ICC WT20 2010.
Ever-present for India in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, scoring 284 runs at a strike-rate of 110.07, including a century against Zimbabwe.
First captained India at the age of just 23, the second-youngest man to do so.