Rohit Sharma birthday special: The vice-captain of the India cricket team and the skipper of Mumbai Indians Rohit Sharma has turned 32 today. Born on 30th April 1987, Rohit is a minefield of betting talent and probably one of the finest examples of lazy elegance. The extra fraction of second which Rohit always tends to have in his arsenal is what makes him a treat to watch.
Popularly known as the 'Hitman' due to his hitting prowess, Rohit holds the record for the highest individual score in ODI cricket. In the 327 international matches he has played so far, Rohit has scored a total of 11,926 runs with three ODI double hundreds and 29 hundreds across formats.
On the personal front, Rohit is married to Ritika Sajdeh and the couple was recently blessed with a baby girl named Samaira Sharma.
Here are some interesting facts about Rohit Sharma:
- Rohit Sharma is the only batsman to score three double hundreds in ODI cricket.
- Rohit Sharma is the only batsman to hit seven 150+ scores in ODIs.
- Rohit Sharma is the only batsman to hit four centuries in T20Is.
- Rohit Sharma is the leading run-scorer in T20I format with a total of 2331 runs under his belt.
- Rohit Sharma's knock of 264 is the highest individual score in ODI cricket.
- Rohit Sharma hit back-to-back hundreds in his first 2 Test matches.
- Rohit Sharma has won three Indian Premier League trophies as captain with Mumbai Indians.
Here are some special wishes for Rohit Sharma on his 32nd birthday:
— cheteshwar pujara (@cheteshwar1) April 30, 2019
Happy birthday brother @ImRo45 wish you all the happiness.. God Bless 🎈— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) April 30, 2019
Many happy returns, Rohit Sharma 🎂— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 30, 2019
As @ImRo45 turns a year older, take a look at his 109* in IPL 2012 at his favourite Eden Gardens!
Relive that knock 📹 - https://t.co/URw3Dm4Ipg pic.twitter.com/Ojahh8ZeuM
Happy birthday, Hitman 🎂— BCCI (@BCCI) April 30, 2019
As our champion @ImRo45 turns 32 today, we pull out his epic knock of 264, the highest individual ODI score ever. #HappyBirthdayRohit
Full video - https://t.co/upXYoN02fe pic.twitter.com/9tb1ykHq2u