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Rohit Sharma      

Full name Rohit Gurunath Sharma

Born April 30, 1987, Bansod, Nagpur, Maharashtra

Current age 28 years 95 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 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 11 19 2 668 177 39.29 1294 51.62 2 2 72 11 13 0
ODIs 138 132 22 4312 264 39.20 5229 82.46 7 26 362 90 49 0
T20Is 42 35 11 739 79* 30.79 586 126.10 0 7 61 27 19 0
First-class 69 106 10 5470 309* 56.97 18 22 54 0
List A 205 195 29 6484 264 39.06 10 39 72 0
Twenty20 202 191 35 5095 109* 32.66 3880 131.31 2 34 422 214 86 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 9 328 197 2 1/26 1/35 98.50 3.60 164.0 0 0 0
ODIs 138 37 587 504 8 2/27 2/27 63.00 5.15 73.3 0 0 0
T20Is 42 9 68 113 1 1/22 1/22 113.00 9.97 68.0 0 0 0
First-class 69 61 1984 1066 24 4/41 5/85 44.41 3.22 82.6 1 0 0
List A 205 69 1361 1151 30 4/28 4/28 38.36 5.07 45.3 1 0 0
Twenty20 202 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 Bangladesh v India at Fatullah, Jun 10-14, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v India at Belfast, Jun 23, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 24, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v India at Durban, Sep 19, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka, Apr 6, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut India A v New Zealand A at Darwin, Jul 11-14, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh v India at Fatullah, Jun 10-14, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Central Zone v West Zone at Gwalior, Feb 25, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 24, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Baroda v Mumbai at Mumbai, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings at Kolkata, May 24, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
29 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 24 Jun 2015 ODI # 3661
0 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 21 Jun 2015 ODI # 3660
63 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 18 Jun 2015 ODI # 3658
6 India v Bangladesh Fatullah 10 Jun 2015 Test # 2165
50 Mum Indians v Super Kings Kolkata 24 May 2015 T20
19 Mum Indians v Super Kings Mumbai 19 May 2015 T20
7* Mum Indians v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 17 May 2015 T20
30 Mum Indians v KKR Mumbai 14 May 2015 T20
15 Mum Indians v RCB Mumbai 10 May 2015 T20
18 Mum Indians v Super Kings Chennai 8 May 2015 T20
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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Jun 24, 2015

Rohit Sharma pushes the ball through the leg side, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 24, 2015

Rohit Sharma pushes the ball through the leg side

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Jun 21, 2015

Rohit Sharma fell for a duck, Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur, June 21, 2015

Rohit Sharma fell for a duck

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Jun 18, 2015

Rohit Sharma strokes one on the leg side, Bangladesh v India, 1st ODI, Mirpur, June 18, 2015

Rohit Sharma strokes one on the leg side

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Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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