Rohit Sharma, full name Rohit Gurunath Sharma is an Indian international cricketer. He plays as a right-handed opening batter for the Indian national cricket team and the IPL-side Mumbai Indians. He plays well in all three formats Test ODI and T20. He is one of the most famous cricketers in the world.
AGE & HEIGHT
Rohit Sharma, Born, on April 30, 1987; in Nagpur, Maharashtra. Height, 1.7 m.
His mother, Purnima Sharma, is from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. His father, Gurunath Sharma, worked as a caretaker of a transport firm storehouse. His grandparents and uncles raised Sharma in Borivali because of his father’s low income. He would visit his parents, who lived in a single-room house in Dombivli, only during weekends. He has a brother, Vishal Sharma.
Rohit and Ritika got married on 13 December 2015 after a 6-year-long relationship.
Rohit Sharma joined a cricket camp in 1999 with his uncle’s money. Dinesh lad, his coach at the camp, asked him to change his school to Swami Vivekananda International School, where Lad was a coach and the cricket facilities were better than those at Sharma’s school.
Sharma started as an off-spinner who could bat a bit before Lad noticed his batting ability and promoted him from number eight to open the innings. He excelled in the Harris and Giles Shield school cricket tournaments, scoring a century on debut as an opener.
Sharma made his List A debut for West Zone against Central Zone in the Deodhar Trophy at Gwalior in March 2005. Batting at number eight, he scored 31 not out as West Zone won by 3 wickets with 24 balls remaining. Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja made their debuts in the same match.
It was Sharma’s unbeaten innings of 142 in 123 balls against North Zone at the Maharana Bhupal College Ground in Udaipur in the same tournament that brought him into the limelight. He visited Abu Dhabi and Australia with India’s A squad and was then included among India’s 30-member probables list for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy tournament, although he did not make the final squad.
Sharma made his first-class debut for India A against New Zealand A at Darwin in July 2006. He scored 57 and 22 as India won by 3 wickets. He made his Ranji Trophy debut for Mumbai in the 2006–07 season and scored 205 off 267 balls against Gujarat. Mumbai went on to win the tournament with Sharma scoring a half-century (57) in his second innings in the final against Bengal.
SELECTION INDIA TEAM
Rohit Sharma was selected on 23 June 2007. It was his first international match against Ireland. It was part of the 2007 Future cup competition that also involved South Africa. He was number 7 in the batting order but did not bat as India won the game by 9 wickets.
It holds the record in Test ODI and T20 formats. Also in IPL, he has captained Mumbai for a long time. He also has a record in IPL. The records are as follows.
ONE DAY INTERNATIONAL
- Rohit Sharma is one of the most successful players in IPL history. He has won five IPL trophies in the last twelve years of IPL. In 2009, he was a part of the IPL-winning Deccan Chargers squad. His next four IPL trophies came under his leadership for Mumbai Indians. in 2013, 2015, 2017, and 2019.
2. Rohit Sharma is one of the most prolific run-scorers in the IPL With 4898 runs in 188 matches. Rohit is ranked third in the list of most IPL runs.