, Sharma joined the IPL in 2008 when he was signed by the Deccan Chargers franchise, based in Hyderabad, for the sum of US$750,000 a year.  He made his Ranji Trophy debut for Mumbai in the 2006–07 season and scored 205 off 267 balls against Gujarat. He excelled in the Harris and Giles Shield school cricket tournaments, scoring a century on debut as an opener. , In September 2015, along with Hollywood actors Matt LeBlanc and Salma Hayek, Sharma joined an anti-poaching campaign in Kenya to save the wild animals of Africa including the last surviving northern white rhinoceros.  After that, however, his ODI performances suffered a downturn and he lost his middle-order position to Suresh Raina. This is the highest individual score by a player in ODI format so far. Sharma was raised by his grandparents and uncles in Borivali because of his father's low income. , Sharma joined a cricket camp in 1999 with his uncle's money. Vinay Kumar â¦ , Sharma was included in the Indian squad for the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 and made his mark by scoring an unbeaten 50 from 40 deliveries against hosts South Africa in the quarter-finals. He followed it up with a world-record score â¦ Rohit Sharma scored a fabulous 119-run knock against Australia in Bangalore this year, which is the highest score by an Indian player in the year 2020. No other batsman in this list has scored an ODI double hundred more than once.  Under his leadership, Mumbai have won the IPL in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020; they also won the former Champions League Twenty20 competition in 2013.  After the third Test, Sharma had to return to India for the birth of his daughter. , Sharma has been sponsored by several brands including the Swiss watchmaker Hublot and CEAT.  Sharma played in the first Test in Adelaide, scoring 37 and 1 in an Indian victory. In his place, Sharma was named the Indian team captain for the first time in his career and India under his leadership won the series 2–1, their eighth consecutive series win since defeating Zimbabwe in June 2016. * Rohit Sharma became the 3rd batsman to score double hundred in One-day international cricket history after Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag. When joining the campaign Sharma said, "I have been a member of PETA and when I was informed about the cause, I thought it is my duty to join the anti-poaching drive.  He laid the foundation stone for a cricket stadium in the presence of spiritual master Kamlesh D. Patel (known as Daaji) at the Heartfulness Institute in Hyderabad. What remained a record until June 18, 2019, Rohit Sharma hit 16 sixes in an ODI innings to reach his first double hundred as he scored 209 against Australia in Bangalore on this day 7 years ago. Like Virender Sehwag before him, he is unstoppable once he gets going and like Viru he has an appetite for big hundreds. It was his 22nd century in one-day internationals. We are proud to announce Rohit Sharma as the latest Indian cricketer to join CEAT’s family. Rohit is not only an extremely talented batsman but also a great leader and an inspiration to young aspiring cricketers. , During the first Test, he sustained a minor injury which saw him miss the second Test in Perth. It was his 200th innings. * Rohit Sharma become the first player to score 250-plus runs in One-day international cricket history. Batting at number eight, he scored 31 (not out) as West Zone won by 3 wickets with 24 balls remaining. Sensational Rohit Sharma's 209 sets up to India comprehensive 57-run victory over Australia, despite a Glenn Maxwell - Shane Watson's assault and James Faulkner's fastest century and clinch the seven-match series with 3-2 in the high-scoring epic game of â¦  He is the only player to have scored three double-centuries in this form of international cricket. The special innings also included 12 boundaries and Rohit won the Man of the Match as India took the game by 57 runs and the 7-match series by 3-2. He is the vice-captain of the Indian national team in limited-overs formats.  It was Sharma's unbeaten innings of 142 in 123 balls against North Zone at the Maharanna Bhupal College Ground in Udaipur in the same tournament that brought him into the limelight. What remained a record until June 18, 2019, Rohit Sharma hit 16 sixes in an ODI innings to reach his first double hundred as he scored 209 against Australia in Bangalore on this day 7 years ago. If Rohit doesn't get out he will certainly get 250 today â Mahendra Singh Dhoni (@msdhoni) November 13, 2014. Rohit Sharma holds the record for the highest number of T20I centuries.  In the 2011 auction, he was sold for US$2 million to the Mumbai Indians. We always spoke about building small partnerships and we had two big ones today. , In November 2017, Sharma in a video on social media said that he had tied up with an online store to merchandise mobile phone covers and other items that would use his name and ODI jersey no. While the first three batsmen to score a double hundred in ODIs were Indians, Rohit Sharma went on to score another double hundred in 2014. Back in 2014, Rohit Sharma smashed the highest individual ODI score (264) against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens.  He is currently (July 2019) one of ten players who have scored 4,000 career runs in the competition. Eoin Morgan: 17 vs Afghanistan (2019)Rohit Sharma: 16 vs Australia (2013)AB de Villiers: 16 vs West Indies (2015)Chris Gayle: 16 vs Zimbabwe (2015)Shane Watson: 15 vs Bangladesh (2011). , In 2018 on "World Rhino Day", Sharma was announced as the WWF-India Rhino Ambassador. The special innings also included 12 boundaries and Rohit won the Man of the Match as India took the game by 57 runs and the 7-match series by 3-2. On today’s date, the Indian vice-captain in limited-overs has 3 ODI double hundreds to his name but, as they say, the first one always remains special. See here for detailed stats on Rohit Sharma's record breaking 264. Rohit Sharmaâs 209: Comparisons with Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwagâs double tons Sachin Tendulkar becomes first cricketer in ODI history to score double hundred This enabled India to win the match by 37 runs and they went on to defeat Pakistan in the final, when Sharma scored 30 (not out) from 16 deliveries. That's what got me to Nairobi. Chief selector M. S. K. Prasad said the reason for his recall was that his natural game suited the bouncy Australian pitches. He is the vice-captain of the Indian national team in limited-overs formats.  On 12 January 2019, in the opening match against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sharma scored 133 but it was in vain as India lost by 34 runs. , Sharma is considered an aggressive batsman but with style and elegance.  In the first match at Queen's Park Oval, he scored 68 (not out) from 75 balls with three fours and a six. 3 ODI double-hundreds by Rohit Sharma when nobody has even 2.  In his career spanning 11 years, Sharma has endorsed many other brands including Maggi, Fair and Lovely, Lay's, Nissan, energy drink Relentless, Nasivion nasal spray, Aristocrat by VIP Industries, Adidas and Oppo mobiles. After getting in touch with WWF I learnt that 82% of the world’s rhinos reside in India and I am honoured to be WWF-India’s rhino ambassador to spread awareness and do my bit to contribute to the protection and survival of the rhino and help make this world a better place for them". , Sharma holds the world record for the highest individual score by a batsman playing in a one-day international match, having scored 264 against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on 13 November 2014. It's been our strength throughout the series so it was heartening to see that. He made 212 in the first innings of the match. In the last ODI series of the year, Hardik Pandya was the highest scorer for team India after scoring 92 runs. Rohit became the 14th Indian to score a century on Test debut. Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja made their debuts in the same match.  In October 2013, upon the retirement of Ajit Agarkar, he was appointed team captain ahead of the 2013–14 season. No Indian batsman managed to score a ton against Australia in the ODI series. Starting with Rohit Sharmaâs best inning against the MS Dhoni-led outfit, Chennai Super Kings, Sharma registered hisâ¦ Even so, his captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, showed faith in him and his career was revived in 2013. Dhoni decided to move him up the batting order to open the innings with Shikhar Dhawan in the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. Meanwhile, Chris Gayle and Fakhar Zaman are the only batsmen with an overseas double hundred. I'm looking forward to the West Indies series now and I didn't know about the 16 sixes record.”. Sharma has 4,898 with one century and is the third highest run scorer after Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina. It was a small ground with a fast outfield, we knew it was going to be a big-scoring game keeping the wickets in hand. , Sharma scored his maiden ODI half-century (52) against Pakistan at Jaipur on 18 November 2007 and was selected for the Indian squad going to the 2007–08 Commonwealth Bank Series in Australia. 45. Complete Scorecard of India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 2017/18, SL in INDIA only on ESPNcricinfo.com.  Commenting on the partnership with CEAT, Anant Goenka, the managing director, said:. In December 2009, following his triple century in the Ranji Trophy, he was recalled to the ODI team for the tri-nations tournament in Bangladesh as Tendulkar opted to rest in the series. Rohit Sharmaâs 209: The talent enters the league of bigwigs but more tales remain to be scripted Rohit and Dhawan have built 100-run stand many a times, six to be precise. Rohit Sharma is an Indian cricketer who has represented the national team since 2007. SCORECARD: All the numbers from Rohit's â¦ Importantly, Rohit has this liking for scoring those big centuries â we can rightly call him âthe king of daddy hundreds.â It started with a mighty 209 against Australia in 2013 at Bengaluru and was followed by two more double centuries.  At Delhi on 13 March 2019, in the fifth and final match of a home series against Australia, Sharma scored 56 including his 8,000th run in one-day internationals. In his column for The Times of India in November 2018, Gavaskar said:. Rohit’s contribution to international cricket is well known and his supporting the conservation of rhinoceros in India will help the cause of the species. Rohit Sharma Reveals MS Dhoni's Advice To Him While Scoring 209 In Australia ODI In 2013 Rohit Sharma said he never thought he would score a double hundred and revealed the advice given by MS Dhoni while he was on course to score 209 in a 2013 ODI. Till date, in the 50-over format, only 8 double hundreds have been scored and Rohit owns 3 of them. His coach at the camp was Dinesh Lad who asked him to change his school to Swami Vivekanand International School where Lad was the coach and which had better cricket facilities.  In the match against Sri Lanka, he became the first batsman to score five centuries in the same World Cup tournament, and equalled Tendulkar's record for the most centuries in all World Cup matches. In the third match at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua, he scored a matching-winning 86 off 91 balls after India had been reduced to 92 for 6.  In the next match of the series, he became the first male cricketer for India to play in 100 T20Is. Rohit Gurunath Sharma (born 30 April 1987) is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and captains Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League as a right-handed batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler. , In December 2017, India's captain Virat Kohli was rested for the series against Sri Lanka, in preparation for India's tour to South Africa, which began in the first week of January 2018.  He scored his only IPL century in the 2012 tournament with 109 (not out) against the Kolkata Knight Riders. If Rohit can turn his white ball exploits into red ball cricket, he will be the most destructive batsman in the world after Viv Richards and Virender Sehwag. The number of sixes hit by Rohit Sharma in all international matches on Indian soil. c (sub)M Henriques b C McKay. Rohit Sharma 's 209 is the sixth highest ODI score. the second highest individual score in a List A match. , In November 2019, in the opening match of the series against Bangladesh, Sharma became the most-capped cricketer for India in T20Is, playing in his 99th match. We believe that his dynamic personality combined with his performance and dependability on the field represents the values that CEAT believes in. 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Rohit first broke through the mystical 200 mark with a score of 209 against Australia in Bengaluru in 2013 and he followed it up with a staggering score of 264 against Sri Lanka in 2014, which remains a world record.  Sharma started as an off-spinner who could bat a bit before Lad noticed his batting ability and promoted him from number eight to open the innings.  He is usually an opening batsman in limited-overs cricket, but has played most of his Test cricket as a middle-order batsman. Ravi Singh, the CEO and Secretary General of WWF-India, said about the association with Sharma: "We are encouraged that sportsmen like Rohit are coming forward to support the call for conservation. 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In January 2020, Sharma was named as the ODI Player of the Year by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The pairing was a success and India won the competition, defeating hosts England in the final. , In February 2015, Sharma joined People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to support sterilisation of homeless cats and dogs. He has made 39 centuries in international cricketâ29 in One Day Internationals (ODI), 6 in Tests and 4 Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is)âas of January 2020. While Sharma is not a regular bowler, he can bowl right arm off spin. , This article is about the cricketer born in 1987. * Rohit Sharma plundered 264 - the highest score in One-day international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 219 held by â¦ , Sunil Gavaskar considers Sharma to have a batting style similar to those of Virender Sehwag and Viv Richards. I was fascinated to have a look at Sudan (the last northern white rhino) and the sniffer dogs who catch hold of the poachers". When Viru used to get out looking to hit another delivery out of the park, there used to be consternation around the ground, just like it is when Rohit gets out to a seemingly casual shot. * Rohit Sharma's 209 was the highest score by any team player against Australia in One-day internationals, surpassing the previous best of 175 jointly held by Herschelle Gibbs and Sachin Tendulkar. Sharma also said to his Twitter followers: "All proceeds from your purchases would go to an animal charity of my choice".  He was the fifth batsman worldwide to achieve the feat: the others besides Kohli were Brendon McCullum, Martin Guptill and Shoaib Malik. In the following year, on December 8, Indian batting legend Virender Sehwag stunned one and all with 219 against West Indies in Indore. Records of Rohit Sharma in the ODIs are; 1. ... PAK vs SA 1st Test: Live Cricket Score, Cricket Scorecard, Preview, South Africa tour of Pakistan 2021. On February 24, 2010, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar scored the first-ever double hundred in One Day Internationals as he remained unbeaten on 200* against South Africa in Gwalior.  He had a run of poor form in South Africa just before the 2011 World Cup and as a consequence he was left out of India's squad for the tournament. , Sharma scored his maiden ODI century (114) against Zimbabwe on 28 May 2010 and followed it up with another century in the next match of the tri-series against Sri Lanka on 30 May 2010 by scoring 101 not out. For reprint rights: Syndications Today, On November 2, 2013: Rohit Sharma scored 209 against Australia. 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Rohit Sharma . 2. , Having been out of the Test team since 2017–18, Sharma went on the 2018–19 tour of Australia after he had earned a recall earlier.  Sharma totalled 648 runs in the tournament to finish as the leading run-scorer and win the ICC's Golden Bat award, the third Indian player to do so.  Mumbai went on to win the tournament with Sharma scoring a half-century (57) in his second innings in the final against Bengal. , Sharma was recalled to the limited-overs squad for the tour of the West Indies in June and July 2011.  After India v/s West Indies 2nd ODI at Vizag, Sharma surpassed Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record. Rohit Gurunath Sharma (born 30 April 1987) is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and captains Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League as a right-handed batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler. , In October 2019, in the third Test against South Africa, Sharma scored his 2,000th run and his first double century in Tests. , In November 2020, Sharma was nominated for the ICC Men's ODI and T20I Cricketer of the Decade awards. , As of 11 January 2021, Sharma had played in 365 international matches (33 Test, 224 ODI, 108 T20I) and scored 39 centuries (6 Test, 29 ODI, 4 T20I). , Sharma had a disastrous loss of form in 2012 and scored only 168 runs in the whole calendar year at the very low average of 12.92 with just a single half-century. As the world and I mourned for my fallen friend Sudan, I researched the best way for me to help prevent something like this happening and the best way I know how is to create awareness. 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