T 20 World Cup-Rohit Sharma creates several records mid stormy innings

The bowlers first bowled out the opposition team for just 96 runs in 16 overs.

Bhoomi Goyal
Published on: 6 Jun 2024 8:34 AM GMT
T 20 World Cup-Rohit Sharma creates several records mid stormy innings
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The 8th match of T20 World Cup 2024 was played between India and Ireland on Wednesday at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York. Before the match, it was being expected that Team India could easily register a win against the weaker Irish team. The same was seen in New York. The bowlers first bowled out the opposition team for just 96 runs in 16 overs. At the same time, when it came to chasing the target, thanks to the fiery batting of Captain Rohit Sharma, the Indian team easily achieved this target in 12.2 overs at the loss of 2 wickets.

Opening the innings during the match, 'Hitman' Sharma was seen in a different style. He faced 37 balls in this match. Meanwhile, he managed to score 52 (retired hurt) runs at a strike rate of 140.54. During this, 4 fours and 3 excellent sixes came off his bat. During the match, he also achieved many achievements, which are as follows-

  • Rohit Sharma (4026) has become the third batsman to score 4000 runs in T20 International cricket. Apart from him, this achievement is recorded only in the name of Virat Kohli (4038) and Babar Azam (4023).
  • Not only this, with a brilliant century against Ireland, Rohit Sharma (4026) has become the second highest run-scorer in T20 International cricket. Virat Kohli (4038) is in the first position. If 13 more runs come out of his bat in the next match, then he will also overtake Kohli.
  • Rohit Sharma has overtaken Pakistan captain Babar Azam in terms of scoring the most runs in T20 International cricket. Rohit now has 4026 runs in T20. At the same time, Babar has reached the third position with 4023 runs.
  • Rohit Sharma has completed 1000 runs in the T20 World Cup. With this, he has become the third batsman in the world to score 1000 runs in the history of T20 World Cup.
  • Rohit Sharma has participated in a total of 40 matches in the T20 World Cup so far. Meanwhile, 1015 runs have come from his bat. In the special list, Virat Kohli is at the first position with 1142 runs. At the same time, the name of former Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene (1016) comes in second place.
  • Rohit Sharma hit a total of 3 sixes against Ireland. With this, the total number of sixes in his name in international cricket has become 600.
  • Rohit Sharma is the only batsman in the world to hit 600 sixes in international cricket. After him comes the name of Chris Gayle. Gayle has hit 553 sixes.
  • Not only this, Rohit Sharma has also become the first batsman to score 4000 runs in the least number of balls in T20 International cricket.
  • Apart from this, he has also got the distinction of becoming the first Indian to hit 100 sixes in ICC's limited overs tournament.
  • Rohit Sharma has become the third Indian cricketer to win 300 international matches as a player. Before him, this feat was achieved by Sachin Tendulkar (307) and Virat Kohli (314).
  • Rohit Sharma has become the most successful captain of the T20 format from India. He left MS Dhoni behind yesterday. Under Rohit's captaincy, the Indian team has won 42 out of 55 T20 matches. Whereas under Dhoni's leadership, the team won 41 out of 72 matches.
Bhoomi Goyal

Bhoomi Goyal

English Content Writer in Newstrack from Jaipur, Rajasthan. (Education, Business, Technology, Political, Sports, Lifestyle, Crime and Webstories)

My self Bhoomi Goyal from Jaipur, Rajasthan. I have passed my Master's in Journalism and Mass Communication this year. I worked in Rajasthan Patrika for six months as an intern. I am working here from June 1st. I passed my graduation in BCA from Rajasthan University and master's in journalism and mass communication from Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur.

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