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Rohit Sharma      

Full name Rohit Gurunath Sharma

Born April 30, 1987, Bansod, Nagpur, Maharashtra

Current age 30 years 146 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 Insights on test 21 36 4 1184 177 37.00 2181 54.28 2 7 115 25 22 0
ODIs Insights on odi 165 159 25 5772 264 43.07 6796 84.93 13 32 501 132 56 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 63 56 12 1373 106 31.20 1062 129.28 1 11 121 51 22 0
First-class 81 126 13 6161 309* 54.52 19 27 64 0
List A 234 224 32 7964 264 41.47 16 45 79 0
T20s Insights on t20 254 242 41 6551 109* 32.59 4997 131.09 3 46 562 263 101 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 21 10 334 202 2 1/26 1/35 101.00 3.62 167.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 165 38 593 515 8 2/27 2/27 64.37 5.21 74.1 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 63 9 68 113 1 1/22 1/22 113.00 9.97 68.0 0 0 0
First-class 81 64 2104 1132 24 4/41 5/85 47.16 3.22 87.6 1 0 0
List A 234 70 1367 1162 30 4/28 4/28 38.73 5.10 45.5 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 254 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 New Zealand at Indore, Oct 8-11, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v India at Belfast, Jun 23, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI India v Australia at Kolkata, Sep 21, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v India at Durban, Sep 19, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 6, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut India A v New Zealand A at Darwin, Jul 11-14, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class India v New Zealand at Indore, Oct 8-11, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Central Zone v West Zone at Gwalior, Feb 25, 2006 scorecard
Last List A India v Australia at Kolkata, Sep 21, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Baroda v Mumbai at Mumbai, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 6, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7 India v Australia Kolkata 21 Sep 2017 ODI # 3912 Insights on
28 India v Australia Chennai 17 Sep 2017 ODI # 3910 Insights on
9 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 6 Sep 2017 T20I # 618
16 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 3 Sep 2017 ODI # 3909 Insights on
104 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 31 Aug 2017 ODI # 3908 Insights on
124* India v Sri Lanka Pallekele 27 Aug 2017 ODI # 3907 Insights on
54 India v Sri Lanka Pallekele 24 Aug 2017 ODI # 3906 Insights on
4 India v Sri Lanka Dambulla 20 Aug 2017 ODI # 3905 Insights on
38 Indians v SL Pres. XI Colombo (CCC) 21 Jul 2017 Other
0 India v Pakistan The Oval 18 Jun 2017 ODI # 3894 Insights on
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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Sep 21, 2017

Rohit Sharma unleashes the copybook cover drive, India v Australia, 2nd ODI, Kolkata, September 21, 2017

Rohit Sharma unleashes the copybook cover drive

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Sep 17, 2017

Rohit Sharma perished to the short ball, India v Australia, 1st ODI, Chennai, September 17, 2017

Rohit Sharma perished to the short ball

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Sep 3, 2017

Rohit Sharma makes his way back to the pavilion after falling for 16, Sri Lanka v India, 5th ODI, Colombo, September 3, 2017

Rohit Sharma makes his way back to the pavilion after falling for 16

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