Rohit Sharma Biography (Indian Cricket Player), Age, Family, Cricket Career, Personal Life, Cricket Stats, Height, Weight, Net worth, Girlfriend, Wife
Rohit Gurunath Sharma is the most famous Indian International cricketer. He debuted in international cricket in 2007 from an ODI match against Ireland at the Civil service cricket club. At present, they play domestic cricket from Mumbai and also hold captaincy of the most popular team of the IPL history Mumbai Indian. He is also played as an opener in the Indian cricket team in all three formats. Here we are discussing about the Rohit Sharma Biography (Indian Cricket Player), Age, Family, Cricket Career, Personal Life, Cricket Stats, Height, Weight, Net worth, Girlfriend, Wife.
Rohit Sharma Biography (Indian Cricket Player)
Rohit Gurunath Sharma was born on 30 April 1987 in Bansod, Nagpur, Maharashtra. his mother, Purnima Sharma, is from Visakhapatnam. His father, Gurunath Sharma, worked as a caretaker of a transport firm storehouse.
Sharma joined a cricket camp in 1999 with his uncle’s money. Rohit Sharma is from a poor family. In their early life, he did not have sufficient money for the best cricket training. But he has the talent.
Sharma started as an off-spinner, who could bat a bit before the lad noticed his batting ability and promote him to open the inning. He excelled in the Harris and Giles Shield school cricket tournaments, scoring a century on debut as an opener.
Rohit Sharma Cricket Career (Indian Cricket Player)
Youth and domestic first-class career
Sharma made his List A debut for West Zone against Central Zone in the Deodhar Trophy at Gwalior in March 2005. In this match, they scored 31 runs not out, help their team to win the match with 3 wickets with 24 balls remaining.
The Wall of the Indian Cricket Team Cheteshwar Pujara and great allrounder Ravinder Jadeja also made their debuts in the same match. He played very good innings in that tournament for his team.
He visited Abu Dhabi and Australia with India A squad and after that, they were also included in India’s 30-member probables list for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy tournament, but he did not make the final squad.
Sharma made his first-class debut for India A against New Zealand A at Darwin in July 2006. He scored 57 and 22 as India won by 3 wickets.
He made his Ranji Trophy debut for Mumbai in the 2006–07 season and scored 205 off 267 balls against Gujarat.
Sharma has spent his entire domestic first-class career at Mumbai. In December 2009, he made his highest career score of 309 not out in the Ranji Trophy against Gujarat.
International Career of the Rohit Sharma ( Indian Cricket Player)
As of 4 September 2021, Sharma had played in 381 international matches (43 Test, 227 ODI, 111 T20I) and scored 41 centuries (8 Test, 29 ODI, 4 T20I).
Rohit Sharma debuted in international cricket in 2007. They made their T20 debut on Sep 19, 2007, against England team in Kingsmead.
Rohit Sharma made their ODI’s debut on Jun 23, 2007, against the Ireland team in the Civil services cricket club. After their ODI debut, they wait for the test debut for more than 6 years. But after that, he is not looking back and scored 3 back to back double century in ODI’s and made so many new records in cricket history.
Rohit Sharma Profile (Indian Cricket Player)
|Full Name||Rohit Gurunath Sharma|
|Nickname||Hitman, RO, Shaana|
|Height||5.8″ Feet Inches, 1.73 meters, 173 centimeters|
|Weight||Around 72 Kg|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date Of Birth||April 30, 1987|
|Jersey Number||#45 – India|
#45 – IPL
|Playing in IPL||For Mumbai Indians|
|Like to play against||Pakistan and Australia|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Sofia Hayat ( Actress)|
|Source of Income||Cricket and ads|
|Salary( As on 2021)||Retainer Fee – 2.5 Crore (INR)|
Test Fee – 15 lakh (INR)
ODI Fee – 6 lakh (INR)
T20 Fee – 3 lakh (INR)
Rohit Sharma Family
|Children||Daughter – Samaira ( Born in 2018)|
Son – None
Rohit Sharma Net Worth, Total Assets, Source of Income,
Rohit Sharma is an Indian Cricket. The source of his income is Cricket and advertisement. The total Net worth of Rohit Sharma as of 18.09.2021 is approx 227 crores.
Achievements of Rohit Sharma
Sharma holds the world record for the highest individual score by a batsman playing in a one-day international match, having scored 264 against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on 13 November 2014.
He is the only player to have scored three double-centuries in this form of international cricket.
During the 2019 World Cup, Sharma became is the only batsman to have scored Five hundred in a single edition in World Cup history.
|2006||19||First Class Debut for India A|
|2006||19||Ranji Trophy Debut for Mumbai|
|2008||21||IPL Debut : Deccan Chargers|
|2010||23||IPL Debut : Mumbai Indians|
|2013||26||Became Captain of Mumbai Indians|
|2013||26||Captained Mumbai Indians to first IPL victory|
|2013||26||International Test Debut|
|2013||26||Scored First Career ODI Double Century (209 vs Aus)|
|2014||27||Scored Second Career ODI Double Century (264 vs SL)|
|2014||27||Became highest individual scorer in a single innings in ODI cricket (264 vs SL)|
|2015||27||ODI World Cup Debut|
|2015||28||Captained Mumbai Indians to second IPL victory|
|2017||30||Captained Mumbai Indians to third IPL victory|
|2017||30||Scored Third Career ODI Double Century (208* vs SL)|
|2019||32||Captained Mumbai Indians to fourth IPL victory|
|2019||32||Became the third Indian batsman to win the ICC Golden Bat award at ICC ODI World Cup 2019|
- 2015 – Arjuna Award
- 2020 – Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna
Batting Career Summary – Rohit Sharma Indian Cricket Player Stats as on 19.09.2021
Bowling Career Summary – Rohit Sharma Indian Cricket Player Stats as on 19.09.2021
Some important Facts Related to Rohit Sharma
- Sharma converses in four languages- English, Hindi, Marathi, and Telugu.
- Rohit Sharma began his career as an off-spinner. However, after realizing his batting potential, his coach Sidesh Lad turned him into a batsman.
- Rohit received a sports scholarship in the school for his cricketing abilities.
- Rohit Sharma is a vegetarian. However, he is very fond of eating eggs. In respect to his tradition, Sharma ensures he consumes eggs only outside the home.
- Rohit Sharma had supported for People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) campaign against circuses in 2014.
- Rohit Sharma is a self-confessed football fan. He follows football giants Real Madrid CF.