10 Little-Known Things About Rohit Sharma Known As ‘Hitman’, Get To Know In One Click
India’s opening batsman Rohit Sharma celebrates his 36th birthday on Sunday (April 30). Rohit Sharma, who made his international debut as a middle-order batsman in 2007, has made his mark as an opener in the past few years. He has set many records so far.
Rohit has played 49 Tests so far and has scored 3379 runs at an average of 45.66. He has also scored 9825 runs in 243 ODIs at an average of 48.63. Rohit is the most capped T20 player for India. He has played 148 T20 matches and has scored 3853 runs at an average of 31.32.
Some special things about Rohit who is celebrating his birthday today-
– Born on April 30, 1987 in Nagpur, Rohit Sharma speaks Marathi, Hindi, English and Telugu very well.
– Rohit’s coach is Dinesh Lad. He made Rohit bat. Dinesh Lad’s son Siddhesh plays Ranji matches for Mumbai. Also, Siddhesh played 1 match for Mumbai Indians in 2019 under the leadership of Rohit.
👊🏻🔥 Setting the stage on fire whenever and wherever he walks in – the name is Ro-HIT Sharma 😎
Happy Birthday, Captain 💙#OneFamily #MumbaiIndians #HappyBirthdayRohit #HitmanDay @ImRo45 pic.twitter.com/ALOmyZ6NnE
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) April 29, 2021
– At one time Rohit did not even have money to pay school fees. But seeing his ability in cricket, he was given a scholarship by the school itself.
– Rohit had skipped school to meet his favorite batsman Virender Sehwag. Later, Rohit played 52 matches with the same Sehwag and secured his place in the Indian team.
-Rohit is viewed by teammates as the most sleepy and forgetful cricketer in the Indian team.
– Rohit married Ritika Sajdeh on 13 December 2015. Ritika is Yuvraj Singh’s supposed sister and also Rohit’s sports manager.
5 yrs down….lifetime to go @ritssajdeh 😍 pic.twitter.com/PoYknOjLN5
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) December 13, 2020
Rohit Sharma was honored with the prestigious Arjuna Award in 2015.
-Rohit Sharma has scored 3 double centuries in ODIs. He is the first and currently the only cricketer to achieve such a feat. Rohit scored 209 runs for the first time against Australia in 2013. He then scored the highest ODI score of 264 off 173 balls against Sri Lanka in 2014. He scored his third double century in 2017 with an unbeaten 208 against Sri Lanka.
– Rohit is the highest individual run scorer in ODI cricket. He achieved this world record while scoring his second double century in ODIs. He scored 264 off 173 balls against Sri Lanka on 13 November 2014, the highest score in ODI cricket.
#OnThisDay in 2014, a @ImRo45 record 💥💥
12……1…….11…18.104.22.168..11.1.41..4141…211…1.1……1111111.11114121..414..2114114.644.111422.214.171.124.64.1111141.11161.1.21..611 44414114441466.4.1414464161141☝️ pic.twitter.com/khn9525MjB
— ICC (@ICC) November 13, 2020
-Rohit is the second highest earner in IPL. He has earned more than 100 crores from IPL.
-Rohit is the only player to win 6 out of 6 finals as a player in IPL. He was part of the IPL winning Deccan Chargers team in 2009 while he captained Mumbai Indians to the IPL title in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020.
– Rohit is the first player to win 5 titles as captain in IPL. He captained Mumbai Indians to IPL titles in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020.
Rohit became the second Indian after Suresh Raina to score a century in Tests, ODIs and T20Is.
-Rohit is the only player to score 3 or more centuries in all three formats in international cricket.
-Rohit is only the third player after Shahid Afridi (535) and Chris Gayle (476) to hit 400 or more sixes in international cricket. Rohit has hit 526 sixes.
– He is the only cricketer to score 4 centuries in International T20. He scored his first century against South Africa in T20I in 2015. At that time he had scored 106 runs. Rohit then scored a century of 118 against Sri Lanka in 2017. After this he scored 111 and 100 not out centuries against West Indies and England in 2018 respectively.
Rohit, who today owns crores, once did not even have money to pay school fees, needs to pay ‘Ashi’.
Let it be spent! Two days before Badde, Rohit’s gift to fans, a special plan for Hyderabad fans
🏏 क्रिकेट विषयी माहिती साठी व मदती साठी जॉईन करा आमचे सोशल मीडिया व्हॉट्सॲप ग्रुप, टेलिग्राम ग्रुप, फेसबुक पेज ईथे क्लीक करा 💬