India and WI would clash in the five-T20I
series, starting July 29. Rohit Sharma is
on the verge of breaking a significant T20I
record of legend MS Dhoni.
Dhoni slammed 1,112 T20I runs while
leading India, the second-most by an
Indian captain, after Virat Kohli (1,570).
Rohit requires just 60 runs to surpass Dhoni.
Stats (as captain)
Rohit has led India in 31 T20Is so far.
He has slammed 1,053 runs in these
matches at 36.31. The 35-year-old has
a strike rate of 152.83 as captain.
Overall, Rohit has scored 3,379 runs from
128 T20Is at an average of 32.18. In the
upcoming series, he could become the
first-ever batter to touch the 3,500-run
Rohit has the most runs by a batter against
the WI in T20I cricket. In 18 T20Is against
the Windies, the Indian skipper has slammed
585 runs at 39.00.
Earlier this year, Rohit became the second
Indian after Kohli to complete 10,000 T20
runs. The former (10,229) now has an
opportunity to eclipse Kohli (10,626).