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Rohit Sharma      

Full name Rohit Gurunath Sharma

Born April 30, 1987, Bansod, Nagpur, Maharashtra

Current age 29 years 5 days

Major teams India, Deccan Chargers, India A, India Green, India Under-19s, Mumbai, Mumbai Cricket Association President's XI, Mumbai Indians, Mumbai Under-19s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Rohit Gurunath Sharma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 29 2 896 177 33.18 1732 51.73 2 4 89 17 17 0
ODIs 148 142 23 5008 264 42.08 5919 84.60 10 28 424 112 51 0
T20Is 60 53 11 1292 106 30.76 1018 126.91 1 10 116 46 22 0
First-class 75 117 10 5811 309* 54.30 19 24 58 0
List A 215 205 30 7180 264 41.02 13 41 74 0
Twenty20 229 218 38 6031 109* 33.50 4591 131.36 3 42 516 244 89 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 9 328 197 2 1/26 1/35 98.50 3.60 164.0 0 0 0
ODIs 148 38 593 515 8 2/27 2/27 64.37 5.21 74.1 0 0 0
T20Is 60 9 68 113 1 1/22 1/22 113.00 9.97 68.0 0 0 0
First-class 75 63 2098 1127 24 4/41 5/85 46.95 3.22 87.4 1 0 0
List A 215 70 1367 1162 30 4/28 4/28 38.73 5.10 45.5 1 0 0
Twenty20 229 57 628 817 29 4/6 4/6 28.17 7.80 21.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v West Indies at Kolkata, Nov 6-8, 2013 scorecard
Last Test India v South Africa at Delhi, Dec 3-7, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v India at Belfast, Jun 23, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 23, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v India at Durban, Sep 19, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I India v West Indies at Mumbai, Mar 31, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut India A v New Zealand A at Darwin, Jul 11-14, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class India v South Africa at Delhi, Dec 3-7, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Central Zone v West Zone at Gwalior, Feb 25, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 23, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Baroda v Mumbai at Mumbai, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians at Pune, May 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
85* Mum Indians v Supergiants Pune 1 May 2016 T20
68* Mum Indians v KKR Mumbai 28 Apr 2016 T20
0 Mum Indians v Kings XI Mohali 25 Apr 2016 T20
65 Mum Indians v Daredevils Delhi 23 Apr 2016 T20
62 Mum Indians v RCB Mumbai 20 Apr 2016 T20
5 Mum Indians v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 18 Apr 2016 T20
7 Mum Indians v Guj Lions Mumbai 16 Apr 2016 T20
84* Mum Indians v KKR Kolkata 13 Apr 2016 T20
7 Mum Indians v Supergiants Mumbai 9 Apr 2016 T20
43 India v West Indies Mumbai 31 Mar 2016 T20I # 556
Profile

Rohit Sharma oozes batting talent: malleable wrists, knack to find the gaps, and the extra half a second when he plays his shots. However, for a player of his class, the first six years of his international career were frustrating for him, the team, and the spectators, as the odd delightful innings was followed and preceded by plenty of failures. It all came together finally in 2013, when Rohit was promoted to open the innings in ODIs. The move turned out to be a masterstroke, as Rohit found form in the Champions Trophy, and then went into overdrive in the ODI series against Australia, scoring two centuries, including 209, only the third double in ODI cricket. That led to a place in the Test team, and Rohit responded by scoring centuries in his first two Test innings, becoming the fifth batsman to do so. A year later, he became the first batsman to hit two ODI double-hundreds, in an innings where he smashed the record for the highest score with 264 off 173 against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens.

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May 1, 2016

Rohit Sharma made his fifth fifty of the season, Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians, IPL 2016, Pune, May 1, 2016

Rohit Sharma made his fifth fifty of the season

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May 1, 2016

MS Dhoni looks on as a six from Rohit Sharma sails into the stands, Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians, IPL 2016, Pune, May 1, 2016

MS Dhoni looks on as a six from Rohit Sharma sails into the stands

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May 1, 2016

Rohit Sharma provided Mumbai Indians with a brisk start, Rising Pune Supergiants v Mumbai Indians, IPL 2016, Pune, May 1, 2016

Rohit Sharma provided Mumbai Indians with a brisk start

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Daredevils v Supergiants at Delhi
May 5, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Sunrisers v Guj Lions at Hyderabad (Deccan)
May 6, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
RCB v Supergiants at Bangalore
May 7, 2016 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Kings XI v Daredevils at Mohali
May 7, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Mum Indians v Sunrisers at Visakhapatnam
May 8, 2016 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
KKR v Guj Lions at Kolkata
May 8, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
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