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Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma Super Over Controversy Unveiled

Rohit Sharma Super Over Controversy Unveiled , In a gripping T20 encounter between India and Afghanistan in Bengaluru, the spotlight turned to Rohit Sharma's participation in the Super Over, raising questions about whether he retired out or retired hurt. The dramatic finish saw India clinching victory in two Super Overs against a resilient Afghanistan side. Super Over Drama Unfolds The third T20I between India and Afghanistan reached unprecedented heights with the need for two Super Overs to determine the winner. Amidst the chaos,

India T20 World Cup Strategy Unveiled

In the lead-up to the T20 World Cup, India finds itself grappling with a familiar conundrum in its top-order strategy. As Rohit Sharma's stellar ODI World Cup performance raises expectations, questions arise about whether his form can translate into a turbocharged display in the T20 format. Meanwhile, the role of Virat Kohli becomes a central point of discussion, contemplating whether he can take on spinners in the middle overs or even open the innings to exploit field restrictions. Rohit Sharma, known for his
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Rohit Sharma Determination After NZ Win

Rohit Sharma Determination After NZ Win In the ongoing ODI World Cup, India continued their impressive run with a fifth consecutive win, this time against New Zealand. India's skipper, Rohit Sharma, led his side to victory by four wickets in a match that took place in Dharamsala. This win saw India collect 10 points and claim the top spot in the tournament. India remains the only unbeaten team in the ODI World Cup, and Rohit Sharma is determined not to let his team's
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Drew McIntyre’s World Cup Wishes to Rohit Sharma

Drew McIntyre's World Cup Wishes to Rohit Sharma WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre Wishes Rohit Sharma and Indian Team Luck for 2023 World Cup World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstar Drew McIntyre has extended his heartfelt wishes to Rohit Sharma, the captain of the Indian cricket team, and the entire Indian squad for the upcoming 2023 ODI World Cup, set to begin in India on Thursday. A few days ago, a photo of Drew McIntyre wearing the Team India jersey went viral on social media,
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Rohit Sharma catch and Virat Kohli celebration

Rohit Sharma catch and Virat Kohli celebration "Rohit Sharma's Stunning Catch and Virat Kohli's Heartfelt Celebration: The 'Moment of the Day'" India's cricket captain, Rohit Sharma, showcased his exceptional fielding skills during the Super 4 match against Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup 2023. Despite a resilient performance by the Lankan team, Rohit's brilliant catch proved crucial in dismissing Sri Lanka's captain, Dasun Shanaka. The significance of this wicket was evident in the heartwarming celebration between Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli that followed.
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Rohit Sharma Leapfrogs Kane Williamson, Ricky Ponting And Viv…

India captain Rohit Sharma hit a quickfire unbeaten 76 to help India chase down their 111-run target in 18.2 overs and win the first ODI against England at The Oval on Tuesday. In the process, he has leapfrogged Kane Williamson, Ricky Ponting and Viv Richards to become the visiting batter with most ODI runs in England. Rohit now has 1411 runs in ODIs in England, with seven centuries and as many half-centuries. New Zealand skipper Williamson is the next best on the list, with 1393
Covid hits India team ahead of Windies series; Dhawan, others test positive

Covid hits India team ahead of Windies series; Dhawan,…

A COVID-19 outbreak hit the Indian cricket team on Wednesday as three main players -- senior opener Shikhar Dhawan, reserve opener Ruturaj Gaikwad and middle-order batter Shreyas Iyer -- tested positive for the virus during their mandatory isolation period before the start of West Indies series. Four other persons, including net bowler Navdeep Saini, have also tested positive for COVID-19. Saini is also on standby list. The remaining three who tested positive for the virus are non-playing members -- fielding coach T Dilip,
Former India paceman Ajit Agarkar voiced his concern over former Team India captain Virat Kohli's batting

India vs West Indies: “Virat Kohli’s Form Is A…

Former India paceman Ajit Agarkar voiced his concern over former Team India captain Virat Kohli's batting form as the team prepares for a three-match ODI and T20I series at home under the leadership of Rohit Sharma. Speaking exclusively on Star Sports show "Game Plan", Agarkar gave an honest assessment of Kohli's batting woes and termed his batting form as a "concern" not only for the captain, but also for the combination of the team. "Virat Kohli's form is a concern, but we all
KL Rahul not captaincy material? Manoj Tiwary unimpressed with selectors' call in South Africa tour

KL Rahul not captaincy material? Manoj Tiwary unimpressed with…

Former India batter Manoj Tiwary questioned the selectors' call to appoint KL Rahul as stand-in captain during the South Africa tour, saying what did they see in hm as "captaincy material", adding that it takes time to groom a player into a leadership role. KL Rahul chipped in as captain in the absence of Rohit Sharma during the ODI series which India lost 0-3 in South Africa. He was also made the captain for the 2nd Test when Virat Kohli sat out due
Rohit Sharma To Lead India In T20I Series Against New Zealand, Virat Kohli Rested

Rohit Sharma To Lead India In T20I Series Against…

With Virat Kohli stepping down from Team India's T20I captaincy, Rohit Sharma will lead the side in the home series against New Zealand and KL Rahul will serve as vice-captain. The Indian squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against New Zealand was announced on Tuesday and Rohit Sharma has been named captain of the team. KL Rahul has been appointed vice-captain of the 16-member squad. Virat Kohli, who stepped down from India's T20I captaincy at the end of the team's campaign at
Rohit Sharma Becomes First Indian Batsman To Hit 400 Sixes In T20 Cricket

Rohit Sharma Becomes First Indian Batsman To Hit 400…

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma reached a major landmark on Tuesday as he became the first Indian batsman to hit 400 sixes inT20 cricket. Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma added yet another feat to his name on Tuesday as he became the first Indian batsman to hit 400 sixes in T20 cricket. The 34-year-old achieved the milestone against Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Match 51 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 in Sharjah on Tuesday. Apart from Rohit, no other Indian batsman has

England v India: Rohit Sharma makes first overseas hundred…

Rohit Sharma's imperious century gave India the edge over England after three days of a fascinating fourth Test at the Kia Oval. Rohit was commanding in making 127 - his first Test hundred outside India - leading the way as the tourists reached 270-3, a lead of 171. He added 83 for the first wicket with KL Rahul, then 153 for the second with Cheteshwar Pujara, who was impressive for 61. Rohit benefited from being dropped for the second time by Rory Burns,
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IPL 2021: ‘Need To Look At That,’ Says Rohit…

Rohit Sharma said that Mumbai Indians have failed to put up big totals in the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and that is an area they will have to address. Mumbai Indians (MI) slumped to their third defeat of the season against Punjab Kings (PBKS) on Friday. "Not enough runs, exactly. I still feel it's not a bad wicket to bat on. You can see how Kings won with nine wickets in hand," Rohit Sharma said in the post-match press

Rohit Sharma hits superb 161 to leave India on…

Rohit Sharma scores seventh Test ton as India close day one of second Test against England 300-6 on spinning pitch; Moeen Ali bowls Virat Kohli for a duck on Test comeback; recalled Olly Stone impresses on day of controversial third-umpire decisions Rohit (161 from 231 balls) scored a seventh Test century, hit 18 fours and two sixes, and shared a fourth-wicket stand of 162 with Ajinkya Rahane (67) as India - who lost the first Test at the same venue by 227 runs

‘India’s loss if Rohit Sharma isn’t made white-ball captain’…

Gautam Gambhir, the former India batsman, believes it will be a "shame" and "Indian cricket's misfortune" if Rohit Sharma isn't considered for the full-time white-ball captaincy going forward. Gambhir was speaking on ESPNcricinfo's T20 Time Out soon after Sharma led Mumbai Indians to their fifth IPL crown, by beating the Delhi Capitals by five wickets in Dubai. Apart from leaving his mark as a captain on the field, Sharma killed off the chase by scoring a quickfire 68 to set up an easy win. "If Rohit

IPL 2020: Ranking all 8 captains by their win…

T20 cricket is a fast and funny format. A lot of games go till the last ball, the teams have to be on their toes throughout the match and there are various strategic or instant decision making involved during those 40 overs. Thus, the role of a captain is very important in the T20 format. He is the guy with the steering in this fast-moving car and his composure at the driving seat is a significant factor in the team’s victory. Indian Premier

Cristiano Ronaldo is the king, says Rohit Sharma

"Cristiano Ronaldo is the king," said opening batsman Rohit Sharma when he was asked whether he is a fan of the Portuguese star or not. Rohit was doing a Facebook live chat with Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal and it was then that both players opened up about their love for Ronaldo.When asked to say something about Ronaldo, Rohit replied: "Yes, of course. Who doesn't love Ronaldo? He is the king. What he has done with his career is simply outstanding. You have to applaud whatever he has

Opening for India for 8 years, not scared of…

Reacting to Australia opener David Warner and his opening partner in the Indian team Rohit Sharma’s comments about him not liking to take the strike off the first ball, Shikhar Dhawan said that’s the way he likes to bat, it’s just a mental thing and has got nothing do with him not wanting to take on the fast bowlers first-up. In an Instagram chat, Warner and Rohit talked about the experience of opening with Dhawan. Warner opened with the India left-hander for Sunrisers

‘I will finish..’ – Rohit Sharma reveals his retirement…

India opener Rohit Sharma, like several other cricketers, has kept himself busy by interacting with his fellow cricketers. A few days after interacting with Kevin Pietersen and Mohammed Shami, Rohit held a discussion with Australia opener David Warner. The veteran cricketers spoke on a range of topics and also talked about Shikhar Dhawan, who has opened the innings with both of them. During the interaction, Rohit also opened up on his future and hinted that he might retire soon. Rohit, who is 33 now, said that

Kohli, Rohit, Sania take part in online concert to…

India skipper Virat Kohli, limited overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma and tennis star Sania Mirza were among sports personalities, who took part in an online concert to raise funds to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed over 2 lakh people globally. As part of the initiative by ‘iFor India’, actors, musicians, singers, sportspersons and business leaders came together to entertain people from their homes in a bid to help the COVID-19 pandemic cause. The proceeds from the concert will go to the India