Articles about Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is an Indian Professional Cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and plays for Mumbai Indians in the IPL. He was born on April 30, 1987 in Nagpur, Maharashtra. He made his debut in international cricket at the age of 20. He is the only player in the world to score three double hundreds in ODIs. https://twitter.com/imro45

How Venkatesh Prasad pushed BCCI to select these players

13 Jun 2020

Sports
How Venkatesh Prasad pushed BCCI to select these players

Former India fast bowler Venkatesh Prasad revealed how he once wrote to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in order to accelerate the growth of Rohit Sharma, Piyush Chawla and Cheteshwar Pujara.

Happy Birthday David Miller: A look at his amazing records

10 Jun 2020

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Happy Birthday David Miller: A look at his amazing records

South African middle order batsman David Miller turned 31 on Wednesday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

09 Jun 2020

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#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

It has been over a year since Australia lost their first ever Test series to India at home.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

06 Jun 2020

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#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why West Indies could retain T20 WC title

West Indies are never bereft of talent when it comes to the shortest format.

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

06 Jun 2020

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Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

Ajinkya Rahane has been the core of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he burst on to international circuit.

Virat Kohli vs Rohit Sharma: Statistical comparison (T20Is)

05 Jun 2020

Sports
Virat Kohli vs Rohit Sharma: Statistical comparison (T20Is)

Both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are arguably the greatest white-ball batsmen among active cricketers.

Rohit Sharma nominated for prestigious  Khel Ratna Award

31 May 2020

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Rohit Sharma nominated for prestigious Khel Ratna Award

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Saturday, nominated Rohit Sharma for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

Advantage to have a skipper like Kohli, says Shubman Gill

26 May 2020

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Advantage to have a skipper like Kohli, says Shubman Gill

Team India youngster Shubman Gill has praised skipper Virat Kohli.

#ThisDayThatYear: Adam Gilchrist's Deccan Chargers clinch the IPL title

24 May 2020

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#ThisDayThatYear: Adam Gilchrist's Deccan Chargers clinch the IPL title

On this day in 2009, Deccan Chargers became the second team to win an Indian Premier League title.

Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

24 May 2020

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Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

Indian opener Rohit Sharma will have to clear a fitness test in order to make a comeback in international cricket.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will split captaincy work for Team India?

22 May 2020

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#NewsBytesExplainer: Will split captaincy work for Team India?

Former England captain Nasser Hussain recently voiced his opinion on the long-standing debate of split captaincy.

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

20 May 2020

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ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

T20 cricket has seen several highs and lows ever since the inaugural World T20 edition, wherein India clinched the title.

Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

19 May 2020

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Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

England all-rounder Ben Stokes slammed Virat Kohli for lamenting about the size of Edgbaston cricket stadium following India's defeat to England in the 2019 World Cup fixture.

Lucky to have started my journey under Dhoni: du Plessis

15 May 2020

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Lucky to have started my journey under Dhoni: du Plessis

Former South African skipper Faf du Plessis feels lucky to have commenced his journey in the sport with Chennai Super Kings.

Kohli an imposing character, won't give away anything: Nasser Hussain

13 May 2020

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Kohli an imposing character, won't give away anything: Nasser Hussain

Former England skipper Nasser Hussain believes split captaincy will not operate well in the Indian team.

#ThisDayThatYear: A fourth IPL title for Mumbai Indians

12 May 2020

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#ThisDayThatYear: A fourth IPL title for Mumbai Indians

On this day in 2019, Mumbai Indians clinched yet another Indian Premier League (IPL) title by defeating arch-rivals Chennai Super Kings in the final.

Rohit should back youngsters the way Dhoni did: Gautam Gambhir

03 May 2020

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Rohit should back youngsters the way Dhoni did: Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir believes Rohit Sharma is one of the greatest batsmen in limited-overs cricket.

Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

30 Apr 2020

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Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma celebrates his 33rd birthday today.

IPL: All-time XI of Mumbai Indians

26 Apr 2020

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IPL: All-time XI of Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have been the most successful franchise of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

I will never leave RCB: Virat Kohli

25 Apr 2020

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I will never leave RCB: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli revealed that he will continue to represent his IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore as long as he plays.

India should win next two World Cups: Rohit Sharma

24 Apr 2020

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India should win next two World Cups: Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma believes Team India should win at least two of the impending three World Cups.

Rohit cannot wait to play Tests in Australia: Details here

22 Apr 2020

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Rohit cannot wait to play Tests in Australia: Details here

Indian cricket team batsman Rohit Sharma cannot wait to play the Test series in Australia later this year.

Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

19 Apr 2020

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Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar voiced his opinion on Rohit Sharma's exclusion from the 2020 edition of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack.

Indian Premier League: Complete statistical analysis of MI's performance

17 Apr 2020

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Indian Premier League: Complete statistical analysis of MI's performance

Four-time Indian Premier League (IPL) winners Mumbai Indians (MI) have enjoyed a lot of success in the cash-rich tournament.

Jos Buttler is in awe of Rohit Sharma: Details here

15 Apr 2020

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Jos Buttler is in awe of Rohit Sharma: Details here

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma has gone on to establish himself as a leading batsman in the game.

Babar has the potential to overtake Virat Kohli: Ramiz Raja

13 Apr 2020

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Babar has the potential to overtake Virat Kohli: Ramiz Raja

Former Pakistan batsman Ramiz Raja made a big call when he said Babar Azam can beat Virat Kohli if he continues with his magnificent run.

Over 1,000 have recovered from the deadly coronavirus in India

13 Apr 2020

India
Over 1,000 have recovered from the deadly coronavirus in India

To say that the world is going through gloomy times would be an understatement since the coronavirus pandemic has taken 114,247 lives and infected 1,848,503. However, just like the COVID-19 disease, even humans aren't giving up.

Rohit should have been included in Wisden's list: VVS Laxman

12 Apr 2020

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Rohit should have been included in Wisden's list: VVS Laxman

Former Indian batsman VVS Laxman voiced his opinion as opener Rohit Sharma was left out of the recently announced Wisden's list of five players.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Wasim Jaffer backs these youngsters to represent India

06 Apr 2020

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#NewsBytesExclusive: Wasim Jaffer backs these youngsters to represent India

In an exclusive interview with NewsBytes, former Indian cricketer Wasim Jaffer backed young guns Shubman Gill, Sarfaraz Khan and Yashasvi Jaiswal to represent Team India in the near future.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

06 Apr 2020

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#ThisDayThatYear: Sri Lanka outclass India to win World T20 title

On April 6, 2014, Sri Lanka became the fifth nation to win the World T20.

Rohit Sharma's batting style reminded me of Inzamam-ul-Haq: Yuvraj Singh

05 Apr 2020

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Rohit Sharma's batting style reminded me of Inzamam-ul-Haq: Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh recalled how Rohit Sharma rose to fame after making his debut.

Mohammad Yousuf heaps praise on Babar Azam

04 Apr 2020

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Mohammad Yousuf heaps praise on Babar Azam

Former Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf stated that Babar Azam is the standout batsman in the country since his retirement.

Rohit, Warner are the best opening batsmen in T20: Moody

04 Apr 2020

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Rohit, Warner are the best opening batsmen in T20: Moody

Former Australian cricketer Tom Moody picked India's Rohit Sharma and fellow Australian David Warner as the best opening batsmen in T20 cricket.

Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers make an initial donation of £500,000

04 Apr 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers make an initial donation of £500,000

England men's centrally contracted players will make an initial donation of £500,000 to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) in response to the financial crisis engulfing the game as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Be patient, you'll survive: Man, who defeated coronavirus, tells NewsBytes

31 Mar 2020

India
Be patient, you'll survive: Man, who defeated coronavirus, tells NewsBytes

When 29-year-old Rohit Sharma went to London on a company project this January, he had high hopes and was looking forward to his assignment there. The stay, however, was cut short and Rohit was called back to Delhi, due to coronavirus pandemic.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Rohit Sharma donates Rs. 80 lakh to help India

31 Mar 2020

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#CoronavirusOutbreak: Rohit Sharma donates Rs. 80 lakh to help India

Indian cricket team's senior opening batsman Rohit Sharma became the latest sports personality to come forward and contribute in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

With no sports around, looking back at 2019's iconic moments

21 Mar 2020

Sports
With no sports around, looking back at 2019's iconic moments

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a worldwide catastrophe with all sport suspended or postponed.

Pakistan legend Javed Miandad names his favorite Indian cricketer

21 Mar 2020

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Pakistan legend Javed Miandad names his favorite Indian cricketer

The Indian cricket team has earned valuable reputation across formats over the years.

Disappointed the way critics went after Kohli: Gautam Gambhir

12 Mar 2020

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Disappointed the way critics went after Kohli: Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir slammed the critics for targeting Team India after the completion of New Zealand tour.

IPL 2020: Five famous victories of Mumbai Indians

11 Mar 2020

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IPL 2020: Five famous victories of Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have been the most successful team in the history of Indian Premier League.