Rohit Sharma Bio, Career and Statistics are really interesting.Here on this page, we will tell you about Age height Net Worth and everything about Rohit Sharma. He made and broke a lot of records. Let’s know details below.
Rohit Sharma’s full name is Rohit Gurunath Sharma. He is also known as Hitman and Shaana. He was born on 30 April 1987 in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. He is 5ft and 10Inches tall. He is an Indian international cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off break bowler who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and captains Mumbai Indians in the IPL as well. At the age of 20, he started International cricket.
Rohit Sharma famous quickly and became a part of Indian International team.On 32nd June 2007, he made his ODI debut against Ireland. In November 2013 he scored consecutive centuries in his first two Test matches against the West Indies and then scored 177 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on debut, and then scored 111* in the next Test at the Wankhede Stadium in India.
He became a part of test squad very late. He made his test debut after 108 ODL matches. Rohit Sharma has a record of Most runs in an ODI match. He mad 264 runs VS Sri Lanka in November 2014 at Eden Garden in Kolkata. Rohit Sharma is best Indian player on home grounds he has an average of 59.71 per match with the strike rate of 100+.
Early Life of Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma belongs to a poor family. His father Gurunath Sharma worked as a caretaker of a transport firm storehouse. Sharma was raised by his grandparents and uncles in Borivali because of his father’s low income. He visits his parents and his siblings only on his weekends and holidays. They lived in a single room house in Dombivli. He has an elder brother, Vishal Sharma. Rohit Sharma Joined cricket camp with the support and help of his uncle.
His coach at the camp was Dinesh Lad who motivated him to change his school to Swami Vivekanand International School. But due to financial problems, Rohit denied it and then his coach brought him a scholarship of that school. Where Lad was the coach and which had better cricket facilities. He started cricketer as an off-spinner but his coach seen his potential in batting and then he promoted him from No.8 to Opener. Rohit scored a century as an opener in his first match in school championship. Rohit Sharma made debut in West Zone against Central Zone in the Deodhar Trophy in March 2005.
in that tournament, he performed very well and scored his unbeaten innings of 142 in 123 balls against North Zone at Udaipur and that brought him on highlights. Sharma made his First-class debut for India A against New Zealand A at Darwin in July 2006. After that, he made his first-class debut from side Mumbai in 2006. He didn’t perform very well in the first matches but he scored 205 off 267 balls in the match against Gujarat. In the final match, Rohit Sharma smashed half-century and won the tournament. In October 2013, he became the caption of Mumbai Indians in IPL after Ajit Agarkar, and in this team, he won the title of IPL as well as champions trophy.
At the age of 20, he started International cricket. Rohit Sharma famous quickly and became a part of Indian International team.On 32nd June 2007, he made his ODI debut against Ireland. In his debut match, he didn’t get chance to bat. In ICC T-20 World Cup he made a beautiful partnership of 85 runs with skipper MS Dhoni on the bad condition of 61-4 and this partnership helped the team to post a total of 153/5 and won the match and made the bridge for final. In the final match VS Pakistan, he scored 30 runs on just 16 balls and helped India to win the title.
Bio Table of Rohit Sharma
|Full name||Rohit Gurunath Sharma|
|Nickname||Hitman or Shaana|
|Father Name||Gurunath Sharma|
|Mother Name||Purnima Sharma|
|Birthday Date||30 April 1987|
|Wife Name||Ritika Sajdeh|
|Net Worth||7M Dollars in Jan 2017|
Rohit Sharma Records and Statistics
Rohit Sharma is considered as one of the finest players of ODI. He is in the Top ranking of ODI from a long time. He is at Rank 5 in ODI. Rohit Sharma made and broke a lot of records due to his blasting performances he is known as the hitman. He made 200+ runs in ODI 4 times.
He is holding the record of Most runs in ODI with 264 runs vs Sri Lanka in 2014. In this match, he broke the record of Shean Watson of most runs with boundaries and also broke the record of most fours in an inning for a player with 33 fours in the same match me broke the record of most sixes in an Inning with 16 sixes. Because of him, India got out of a lot of difficulties in batting.
On 2 October 2015, Rohit Sharma became the second Indian to make a century in T20 international cricket after Suresh Raina and in the same match, he became the top scorer of T-20 for India. In that match, he made 106 runs on just 66 balls after that that record was broken by Kannur Lokesh Rahul with 110* vs West Indies in 2016. On 22 December 2017, VS Sri Lanka, Rohit scored his 2nd T20I century of his career and the joint fastest century with David Miller in T20 International cricket with 35 balls. And With 66 sixes, Rohit Sharma is holding the record of most number of the sixes in the year 2017.
Batting Career Summary of Rohit Sharma
Debut Status of Rohit Sharma
First of all, Rohit Sharma made his ODI debut vs Ireland at Civil Service Cricket Club on Jun 23, 2007, In the same year he made his T20 debut vs England at Kingsmead on Sep 19, 2007, and then made his IPL debut vs Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens on Apr 20, 2008. Rohit Sharma made his test debut very late he played his first Test vs Windies at Eden Gardens on Nov 06, 2013.