Indian team captain Rohit Sharma is especially famous for his stormy batting. When Rohit gets into his groove, the good bowlers can’t help but break a sweat. Rohit is counted among the best openers in the world. He is currently leading the Indian team in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy Tests. Under his leadership, the Indian team won the first two Test matches. However, in the third match, Australia had to lose by 9 wickets. After that, the fourth Test match between India and Australia is being played in Ahmedabad. In this match, Rohit has done a historic performance by scoring only 21 runs. Let’s find out what the performance is…
Rohit’s 17000 runs completed
In the fourth Test against Australia, the Indian team came out to bat in the first innings. This time captain Rohit Sharma (Rohit Sharma) completed 17000 international runs in his career as soon as he scored 21 runs. He has played a total of 438 matches to achieve these runs. He looks in good form against Australia. He also scored a blistering 120-run century in the first Test.
𝗔 day full of milestones!
— BCCI (@BCCI) March 11, 2023
Seated in the ranks of the veterans
Rohit Sharma is the sixth batsman to score more than 17000 runs for India in all three formats of cricket. He has equaled MS Dhoni. Dhoni has scored 17092 runs in 535 matches. On the other hand, he has broken the record of Virender Sehwag. Because, Sehwag has 16892 runs in 363 matches.
Sachin Tendulkar holds the record for most runs for India in all three forms of cricket. He has scored 34357 runs in 664 matches. Virat Kohli is in second place and he has scored 25106 runs in 494 matches. Rahul Dravid at the third position has scored 24064 runs in 504 matches, while Sourav Ganguly at the fourth position has scored 18433 runs in 421 matches.
Highest run-scorer for India in all three forms of cricket
Sachin Tendulkar- 34357 runs
Virat Kohli- 25047 runs
Rahul Dravid-24064 runs
Sourav Ganguly- 18433 runs
MS Dhoni- 17092 runs
Rohit Sharma- 17009 runs
Played all three types of cricket for India
Rohit Sharma has won many matches for India on his strength. He is also famous for hitting long sixes. A different form of it can be seen in India. He has so far scored 3344 runs with 9 centuries in 48 Tests played for the Indian team. Also, scored 9782 runs in 241 ODIs with 30 centuries. Additionally he has played 148 international matches. He has scored 3853 runs with 4 centuries. (skipper rohit sharma completed 17000 international runs equal ms dhoni and left behind virender sehwag)