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Rohit Sharma Rohit Gurunath Sharma - Indian Cricketer Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) DOB: April 30, 1987

Even though Indian opener Rohit Sharma was full of talent since the beginning of his international career, the Maharashtra batsman discovered the best way to channelize his ability when he was promoted up the order in the Indian cricket team. In the backdrop of India’s second Champions Trophy title in 2013, Rohit found his form continued to impress in the ODI series against Australia. The right-handed batsman scored two centuries, including 209, only the third double in One Day International cricket. Following the remarkable outing, he didn’t just improve as a batsman but developed some leadership skills within his dynamic personality. In the Indian Premier League (IPL), Rohit remains the most successful skipper as he has led Mumbai Indians to the title thrice in the cash-rich league. Under the captaincy of Rohit, Mumbai have lifted the IPL trophy in 2013, 2015 and 2017.

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VIDEOS

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 49 runs

Cricket Ki Baat | Sep 24, 2020, 08:56 AM IST


Rohit Sharma has shown once again why he is one of the best batsmen in the limited formats of the game as Mumbai Indians skipper played a flawless 54-ball 80 runs knock on a surface that wasn’t easy to bat on as Mumbai Indians registered their first win in the Indian Premier League at the cost of Kolkata Knight Riders in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians beat KKR by 49 runs

Cricket Ki Baat | Sep 24, 2020, 12:01 AM IST

Rohit Sharma has shown once again why he is one of the best batsmen in the limited formats of the game as Mumbai Indians skipper played a flawless 54-ball 80 runs knock on a surface that wasn’t easy to bat on as Mumbai Indians.

Hard to fill Malinga's boots: Rohit Sharma

Sports | Sep 17, 2020, 06:51 PM IST

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday admitted that the side will surely miss the services of pacer Lasith Malinga and said 'it is hard to fill his boots'.

Sports fraternity mourns sudden demise of Sushant Singh Rajput

Sports | Jun 14, 2020, 11:36 PM IST

Sports fraternity expressed grief and shock over demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput on June 14. 'MS Dhoni' actor was also known for his sports skills.

Lockdown Tales: Virat Kohli or Rohit Sharma? Mohammed Shami gives best reply

Cricket Ki Baat | May 13, 2020, 09:13 PM IST

During an Instagram Live chat with India TV on Wednesday, fast bowler Mohammed Shami gave a perfect answer to a fan who asked him to choose a better batsman between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.

Rohit Sharma urges people to take care amid COVID-19 outbreak

Cricket Ki Baat | Mar 16, 2020, 08:54 PM IST

Team India's vice-captain Rohit Sharma urged people to stay safe amid the deadly outbreak of coronavirus.

Ind vs NZ ODI: Unfortunate that Rohit can't be part of series, says Kohli

Cricket Ki Baat | Feb 04, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

While addressing a press conference ahead of ODI series with New Zealand, Indian Cricket Team captain Virat Kohli talked about playing eleven as Rohit Sharma will not be a part of the team after sustaining injury.

Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah maintain top spots in ODI rankings

Sports | Nov 12, 2019, 09:39 PM IST

Virat Kohli is sitting pretty at the top of the rankings for batsmen with 895 rating points.

Rohit Sharma and team aim comeback after crushing defeat in first T20I

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 04, 2019, 08:39 PM IST

India faced a big defeat in the first T20I of the three-match series against Bangladesh, as Mushfiqur Rahim's heroics snatched the win for the visitors.

I don't think about my captaincy tenure: Rohit Sharma

Cricket Ki Baat | Nov 01, 2019, 09:30 PM IST

Rohit Sharma enjoys the leadership role but is not bothered if he will be handed the reins of the Indian team for the white-ball formats permanently or not.

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test: India crush South Africa in Ranchi to complete 3-0 whitewash

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 22, 2019, 02:01 PM IST

India beat South Africa by an innings and 202 runs to complete a 3-0 series whitewash and extend their lead at the top of the World Test Championships table.

IND vs SA, 1st Test: 'Five-star' Shami, brilliant Jadeja star in big India victory

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 06, 2019, 04:24 PM IST

The victory consolidated India's position in the ongoing World Test Championship with another valuable 40 points added to their kitty. India maintain their lead with 160 points.

India vs West Indies: With series in kitty, changes on card for India in final T20I

Sports | Aug 06, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

After Sunday's win, skipper Virat Kohli hinted that he might experiment with the line-up in Tuesday's game.

Preparation begins for World T20 as India take on West Indies

Sports | Aug 02, 2019, 09:44 PM IST

The series could also see Rahul Chahar and Navdeep Saini make their international debuts as many senior bowlers have been rested. The only experienced campaigner in the pace bowling line-up is Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

Rohit Sharma breaks silence amidst rumours of rift with Virat Kohli

Sports | Jul 31, 2019, 11:36 PM IST

The speculations surrounding a rift between Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have been doing the rounds on social media ever since the end of India's World Cup. After the Indian captain quashed the rumours, Rohit Sharma has now broken the silence.

2019 World Cup: England end India's unbeaten run with comfortable 31-run victory

Sports | Jul 01, 2019, 12:02 AM IST

The total proved to be good enough as Rohit Sharma's (102) 25th ODI hundred and skipper Virat Kohli's (66) fifth consecutive half-century could only take India to 306 for 5.

2019 World Cup, Match 8: Ton-up Rohit, Chahal star in India's 6-wicket win over South Africa

Sports | Jun 06, 2019, 12:53 AM IST

Rohit Sharma curbed his natural flair for greater good as his gritty hundred complemented a superb bowling effort in India's resounding six-wicket victory over a hapless South Africa in their World Cup opener on Wednesday. While Rohit starred with th

Rohit Sharma confirms his batting position for Mumbai Indians ahead of IPL 2019

Sports | Mar 19, 2019, 11:06 PM IST

Rohit Sharma played in the middle-order mostly in IPL 11 with Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav opening the batting.

Rohit Sharma in line to snatch Virat Kohli's top ODI rank

Cricket Ki Baat | Jan 29, 2019, 08:55 PM IST

Skipper Virat Kohli is currently leading the ICC ODI rankings with 899 points while his deputy Rohit Sharma is not too far behind with 871 points.

Exclusive | India's top order is currently the best in the world: Sourav Ganguly

Cricket Ki Baat | Jan 28, 2019, 09:14 PM IST

Lauding Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma and skipper Virat Kohli for their explosive performances so far, Ganguly felt that this top order is currently the best in the world. India went on to win the 3rd ODI against New Zealand, clinching the series 3-0

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