Captain of Mumbai Indian, a fantastic opener, and the Hitman turns 34 today. Rohit Sharma has made a unique place in the world of cricket. Audience admire him for his aggressive batting and off-breaking bowling style. And his playing style is not the only reason why the audience calls him HITMAN, the record list of Rohit Sharma is the answer.
Rohit Sharma Record List
- The Nagpur-born cricketer is known for scoring the highest runs by any player in a one-day international match. With total runs of 264 against Sri Lanka in 2014, Rohit made the world record.
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2. He is the first batsman in the history of the World Cup to score centuries 5 times in just one edition.
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Unstoppable and Destructive!!!
3. That’s what Sunil Gavaskar once called him. The opening batsman of the Indian cricket team is also the first to score double centuries in a Test Match.
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4. Rohit Sharma ODI centuries is the reason why he is known as HITMAN. He scored double centuries thrice in an international match.
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Rohit Sharma Batting Records
5. Moreover, he is not just a record-setter but also a record-breaker. Breaking the record of Sachin and David Warner, Rohit became the only batsman to score 150+ in ODIs.
6. One of the unique records in the Rohit Sharma record list is to score a century in all formats.
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7. The King of Double Hundreds has also set a record. He scored most fours in an inning of a one-day international match.
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8. Apart from triple ODI centuries by Rohit Sharma, the batsman is also known for scoring 5000 ODI runs by any Indian opener and in the world. He is the second-fastest opener to do so after Hashim Amla.
9. Also, the Hitman has broken the record by Shane Watson of scoring more 6s and 4s in a one-day international.
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10. Rohit Sharma ODI centuries score (29) made him the third player after Kohli and Sachin with the highest number of centuries.
Rohit Sharma Debut
The ace batsman and opener of the Indian cricket team had begun his journey of an international career in 2013. Since then, he played 227 ODI, 38 test matches, and around 111 T20 matches so far. Within a short span of time, Rohit has become a star player and idol of many.
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Also, in 2020, he was bestowed with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna. Besides his unique playing style, he is also known for the philanthropy work. He joined PETA in 2015 and endorsed brands like Oppo mobiles, Adidas, Maggi, and Nissan.