Wicket-keeper Bernadine Bezuidenhout claimed five dismissals and Jess Watkin hammered 77 not out off 38 balls to secure a 10-wicket win over Ireland in their opening T20.
Dhawan was struck on the thumb by Australian paceman Nathan Coulter-Nile in yesterday morning's win, but managed to recover to score a century.
New Zealand are out of playoff contention after early losses to India and Australia where they struggled to be competitive with both bat and ball White Ferns captain Amy Satterthwaite says they'd be a bit naive and silly to say there weren't any mental blocks in their game or areas they need to improve in.
The all-rounder has turned down a domestic cricket contract with Northern Districts in favour of pursuing other T20 options around the world.
Khawaja was hit by a ball that reared off a length and caught him under the grille of his helmet.