Last Updated: 08 Aug, 2022 | Views: 63
Profession: Sports Men
Other Profession(s): Cricketer
Higher Education: Intermediate
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About Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma is an Indian cricketer who competes for his nation in international cricket. Rohit represents Mumbai in domestic first-class cricket. For the Indian cricket team's limited-overs matches, Rohit currently serves as vice captain. In the Indian Premier League, he now serves as the team's captain for the Mumbai Indians. At the age of 20, when he began his career, he soon won accolades for his composed and experienced performance. However, throughout his early career, a hard patch and an unfortunate injury had cut short both his ODI run and his Test debut. After being promoted to the opening position, he particularly excelled in the limited-over formats.
In 2007, Rohit Sharma participated in his first ODI match at Belfast against Ireland, however he was not given the opportunity to bat.
He won "Man of the Match" that same year for leading India to victory over South Africa.
In 2008: Sharma made his IPL debut. He was signed by the Deccan Chargers team, who paid him a staggering $750,000 annually.
In 2013: Sharma made his Test debut, recording a score of 177 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata
At the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy, Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan opened the Indian innings, which was a huge success.
In December 2017, Sharma was chosen to lead the Indian team.
Achievements and Awards:
In 2020, Rohit received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, the country's most prestigious sports honor.
Rohit Sharma received the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award (Year – 2020)
Rohit holds the record for the most centuries in an ICC World Cup- five
Only Rohit has scored three double century in ODIs.