Rohit Sharma is an International cricketer who plays for the Indian team. He is also the vice-captain of the Indian national team in limited overs format. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional right arm bowler. In domestic cricket, he plays for Mumbai and he is the captain of the Mumbai Indians for the Indian Premier League. His match was played against Ireland on 23 June 2007. Rohit Sharma scored 264 runs in a match against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens on 13 November 2014 which made it the highest individual score of the ODIs.
Rohit Sharma Awards and Recognitions:
Rohit Sharma won the man of the match award for in a match against West Indies. He also won the man of the series award for the West Indies in India test series. He got the man of the match award for multiple matches while playing against teams like Sri Lanka, West Indies, Australia, Bangladesh, New Zealand and South Africa. He also received player of the series award many times. Rohit got the man of the match award in T20 five times. He got the Arjuna award in 2015 by the government of India to recognise his achievements in the field of sports. He got the ESPN Cricinfo award for his double centuries in the ODI. Rohit Sharma also got the ESPN Cricinfo for his double century against South Africa in T20.
Rohit got married to Ritika Sajdeh on 13 December 2015. Rohit and Ritika new each other for six longs years before marriage. Ritika was a sport and manager and so she used to handles all his engagements. Rohit proposed Ritika at Borivali Sports club where he had started his career. They finally got married at Taj Lands hotel, Mumbai and it was a star-studded affair.
Rohit Sharma age: 30 years. Born on 30 April 1987
Rohit Sharma Education Qualifications:
School: Swami Vivekanand International School and Junior College, Mumbai
Our Lady of Vailankanni High School, Mumbai, 12th standard
Father: Gurunath Sharma (Worked as a caretaker of a transportation company storehouse)
Mother: Purnima Sharma
Brother: Vishal Sharma (Younger)
Wife: Ritika Sajdeh
Rohit Sharma Controversies:
- Sandeep Patil who is the former BCCI Cheif selector said that Rohit Sharma is a better batsman than Virat Kohli in limited overs format.
- In a match between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiant during the IPL, Rohit Sharma got a wide ball but the umpire did not call it wide. This provoked him to get into a heated conversation with the umpire.
- It is also said that Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma fought during the world cup.
Rohit Sharma net worth: $18.7 Million
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