Why Rohit sharma is so special for india
November 19th, 2014 | by Web Desk
Rohit Sharma Indian batsman is known for his comfortable appearance. Recently he broke the world record for the highest individual score in one day cricket inning. The previous record was set by Sehwag, he scored 219 against West Indies. With his amazing batting skills, Rohit has become the first cricketer who scored 264 in the ODI cricket. After Surrey’s Alistair Brown, Rohit is the second batsman to score 250 runs.
Rohit Sharma scored 264 runs from 173 balls against Sri Lanka. The Eden Garden stadium, which is celebrating its 150th anniversary, has witnessed the moment. Rohit has achieved the position and set the record for the highest number of fours in a single inning by sending the ball to boundary 33 times. The aggressive batsman also hit 9 sixes, while he scored his double ton. He has scored 186 runs in fours and sixes alone, making it the most by a player in one day cricket match. This is the highest individual score ever scored in one day cricket.
Rohit Gurunath Sharma is an Indian cricketer is a right-handed batsman and a right-armed bowler. In domestic cricket, Rohit plays for Mumbai Indians as the captain. At an age of 20, Rohit started his international career. Soon, the young man started scoring runs for the team, Rohit started playing as an opening batsman for Indian. The Telugu boy completed his primary education in Mumbai at Our Lady of Vailankanni High School Borivali. His school coach noticed his talent and later the boy got selected for under seventeen and under nineteen Indian cricket.
Rohit is one of the most successful players in IPL. He has secured the unique record of last ball six while finishing the match. He is known as the leading scorer in IPL in the year 2008. In 2009, Rohit was titled as the captain of the team “Deccan Chargers”. Finally, in 2011, the player was sold to Mumbai Indians for 2 million US Dollars.
Apart from his cricket career, Rohit is also popular among the girls. He has a huge fan following from all over the world. Rohit Sharma had a love affair with Sofia Hayat, a model. Rohit accepted the fact in public. Recently, the British model gave a prompt reaction on Rohit’s achievement. She posted her full nude pictures on Facebook and Twitter dedicating it to Rohit’s record. She tweeted about the success of the man.
Rohit loves to live a simple life. He is also known for his simplicity. Rohit says that he used to watch cricket since childhood. Grown in India, he wanted to start his professional cricket career when he was only 9 years old. Rohit adds that he wanted to join cricket academy but was unable to do so due to the financial problems. Later, the family arranged some money and Rohit joined the academy. After a few matches that he played, his coach and team members understood that the boy will definitely do some magic in international cricket and the dedicated man proved them right.
Rohit keeps himself away from rumors. He says cricket is everything for me and I just focus on that. Rohit says that he really don’t care about what people say about him. For more cricket updates, keep visiting Media24by7, your number one source of information.