India won the Test series while South Africa won both the ODI and T20I series. India won the series 5–0 their fourth 5-0 whitewash in ODI history. Enjoy reading as many articles as you wish without any limitations. [30] In the opening match against South Africa, he scored 122, including his 12,000th run in international cricket. The pairing was a success and India won the competition, defeating hosts England in the final. [80] In the same series, he broke Shimron Hetmyer's record for the highest number of sixes in a Test series. Melania walks away as Donald Trump stops to pose at Florida airport. [27] [28], In March 2015, Sharma made his first appearance in the Cricket World Cup and played in eight matches for India in the 2015 tournament in Australia. So for four years I didn't pay a penny, and did well in my cricket". India won the series 2–1, after losing the opening match by ten wickets. [5] His mother Purnima Sharma is from Visakhapatnam. [44], Sharma was recalled to the limited-overs squad for the tour of the West Indies in June and July 2011. The Test series will form part of the inaugural 2019–21 ICC World Test Championship(WTC), and the ODI series formed part of the inaugural 2020–23 ICC Cricket World Cup Super League(WCSL). In December 2017, he became the 2nd fastest Indian to reach 4000 ODI runs. Indian opener Rohit Gurunath Sharma became ODI (One Day International) Cricketer of the Year for the first time. In December 2009, he made his highest career score of 309 (not out) in the Ranji Trophy against Gujarat. The fixtures replaced the planned visit to India by Pakistan that was listed on the Future Tours Programme. [55] After India v/s West Indies 2nd ODI at Vizag, Sharma surpassed Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record. In the second match, India chased down the target of 360 runs to win, making this the second highest run-chase to win an ODI game. India also played a three-day match against Essex in July at Chelmsford. ... Rohit Gurunath Sharma. [74] [75], Sunil Gavaskar considers Sharma to have a batting style similar to those of Virender Sehwag and Viv Richards. At this difficult time, it becomes even more important that we have access to information that has a bearing on our health and well-being, our lives, and livelihoods. He was 71. [62] In the next match of the series, he became the first male cricketer for India to play in 100 T20Is. [22] [23], During the first Test, he sustained a minor injury which saw him miss the second Test in Perth. He played for the India Under-19 cricket team at the 2014 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for India in January 2017, his Test debut in August 2018, and his One Day International (ODI) debut in October 2018. The record was later broken by England's Eoin Morgan who hit 17 sixes against Afghanistan in 2019. After taking pledge for the cause of rhino conservation Sharma said, "My love for rhinos sparked when I first heard about Sudan, the last male northern white African rhino who passed away this year thus leading to the inevitable extinction of the entire species and that broke my heart. A member of the State Legislative Council since 2002, and an active Congress member Mr. Kulkarni joined the NCP in 1999. As of July 2013, the stadium and grounds could be toured using Google Street View. [17], As of 11 January 2021, Sharma had played in 365 international matches (33 Test, 224 ODI, 108 T20I) and scored 39 centuries (6 Test, 29 ODI, 4 T20I). Among Indian batsmen, Kohli has the best ever Test rating, ODI rating and T20I rating. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and general secretary Gurunath Kulkarni passed away on Wednesday. Born on May 1 to an army officer and a home maker mother, Anushka was groomed for the cut-throat glam business, thanks to her army background. [102], In 2018 on "World Rhino Day", Sharma was announced as the WWF-India Rhino Ambassador. Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja made their debuts in the same match. He used to live with his grandparents and uncles in Borivali (Mumbai). who underwent a fitness test at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru, has been passed fit and will leave for Australia on December 14. Rohit Gurunath Sharma (born 30 April 1987) is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and captains Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League as a right-handed batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler. He followed that with 209 off 158 balls in Bangalore and established a then world record for the most sixes (16) in a one-day international innings. It was his 200th innings. In final volume of his autobiography, The Presidential Years, formally released on Tuesday, he asserts that he couldn't be “neutral between stability and instability”. We also reiterate here the promise that our team of reporters, copy editors, fact-checkers, designers, and photographers will deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda. [72] [73] He is usually an opening batsman in limited-overs cricket, but has played most of his Test cricket as a middle-order batsman. [42] [43] He had a run of poor form in South Africa just before the 2011 World Cup and as a consequence he was left out of India's squad for the tournament. [66], Sharma is considered an aggressive batsman but with style and elegance. [54] At Delhi on 13 March 2019, in the fifth and final match of a home series against Australia, Sharma scored 56 including his 8,000th run in one-day internationals. Kohli is consistently rated as one of the top-ranked batsmen in the world, according to the ICC Player Rankings. [70] He scored his only IPL century in the 2012 tournament with 109 (not out) against the Kolkata Knight Riders. Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian international cricketer. Full Name: Rohit Gurunath Sharma. [13] He made his Ranji Trophy debut for Mumbai in the 2006–07 season and scored 205 off 267 balls against Gujarat. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed the full dates in September 2017. Anushka Sharma instantly was noticed when she was cast opposite Shah Rukh Khan in her debut film Rab Ne Bana De Jodi. It’s a support for truth and fairness in journalism. To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit the Help Center.. Rohit Sharma was born on April 30, 1987, in Maharashtra. In fact, all he could afford was a single-room house in Dombivali. [7] He has a younger brother, Vishal Sharma. [37] [38] In that series, he scored 235 runs at an average of 33.57 with 2 fifties, including 66 in the first final at Sydney when he partnered Sachin Tendulkar for most of India's successful run chase. [77], 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. In December 2015, he was named in India's squad for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. [18], In November 2013, during Sachin Tendulkar's farewell series, Sharma made his Test debut at Eden Gardens in Kolkata against the West Indies and scored 177, the second-best score on debut by an Indian behind Shikhar Dhawan (187). [6] His father Gurunath Sharma worked as a caretaker of a transport firm storehouse. [93] [94] In his career spanning 11 years, Sharma has endorsed many other brands including Maggi, Fair and Lovely, Lay's, Nissan, energy drink Relentless, Nasivion nasal spray, Aristocrat by VIP Industries, Adidas and Oppo mobiles. It is situated at one corner of the PKMB. 45. Former India opener Wasim Jaffer on Sunday defended Rohit Sharma after he copped criticism for the manner of his dismissal in India’s first innings against Australia in the fourth Test in Brisbane. [25] After the third Test, Sharma had to return to India for the birth of his daughter. Rohit was born on 30th April 1987 and while his father, Gurunath Sharma was a care taker at a firm at that point of time, his mother, Purnima Sharma was a … N Srinivasan's daughter Rupa Gurunath is TNCA boss, but CoA point to flaws ... as per the Justice Lodha Committee reforms passed by the Supreme Court’s judgments of … Dhoni decided to move him up the batting order to open the innings with Shikhar Dhawan in the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. *Our Digital Subscription plans do not currently include the e-paper, crossword and print. Rohit Sharma passed 5,000 runs in the Indian Premier League as Mumbai Indians returned to winning ways in style, recording a 48-run victory over Kings XI Punjab in Abu Dhabi. The Test series formed part of the inaugural 2019–21 ICC World Test Championship. A right-handed top-order batsman, Iyer has played One Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals for the India national cricket team. Tragically, his father contracted Hepatitis B and passed away when Jasprit was just seven years old. The Sawai Mansingh Stadium is a cricket stadium in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. The original schedule had the tour consisting of three Tests, five One Day Internationals (ODIs) and one Twenty20 International (T20I) match starting in February 2018. Rohit Sharma was born on 30 April, 1987 in Nagpur, India, is an Indian cricketerIndian cricketer. An advocate by profession, he practiced in the Bombay High Court and was active in the social sphere in his native Malvan in the Konkan region. The Test series formed part of the inaugural 2019–21 ICC World Test Championship. This was part of the 2007 Future Cup competition which also involved South Africa. Virat Kohli is an Indian cricketer and the current captain of the India national team. [57] [58], On 2 October 2015, during the South African tour of India, Sharma scored 106 in the first Twenty20 international at HPCA Stadium in Dharamshala. Later, Virat Kohli took his position as the reserve batsman. The file is in document format for easy download. He would visit his parents, who lived in a single-room house in Dombivli, only during weekends. [78] In January 2020, Sharma was named as the ODI Player of the Year by the International Cricket Council (ICC). [81], Sharma married Ritika Sajdeh in December 2015. A left-handed opening batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler, he plays for Delhi in first-class cricket and Delhi Capitals in the IPL. Forensic reports of voice samples gleaned by the Crime Branch have nailed Gurunath Meiyappan, Vindoo Dara Singh, Pawan Jaipur, Sanjay Jaipur and Chandresh Jupiter in … a.जापान Japan b.इटली Italy c.म्यांमार Myanmar d.मालदीव Maldives Ans. A right-handed top-order batsman, Kohli is regarded as one of the best contemporary batsmen in the world. [64] [65], Sharma has been one of the most successful players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as captain since 2013 of the Mumbai Indians, who have won the tournament five times under his leadership. Coincidentally, all three highest run chases had come against Australia. [91] They have a daughter, born in December 2018. [35], Sharma made his full international debut in a one-day match against Ireland in Belfast on 23 June 2007. But, unfortunately, he passed away in 2006 due to a brain stroke. He plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL), and has been the team's captain since 2013. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, HITMAN @ROHIT SHARMA: Rohit Sharma’s full name is Rohit Gurnath Sharma & Rohit Sharma happy birthday on 30th April, born in 30th April 1987. In December 2009, following his triple century in the Ranji Trophy, he was recalled to the ODI team for the tri-nations tournament in Bangladesh as Tendulkar opted to rest in the series. In the seventh and final match, Indian batsman Rohit Sharma became the third man to make a double-century in ODI cricket, when he scored 209 from 158 balls. Known for his outspokenness and commitment to socialist ideals , Mr. Kulkarni was held in respect across parties. As the world and I mourned for my fallen friend Sudan, I researched the best way for me to help prevent something like this happening and the best way I know how is to create awareness. Ravi Singh, the CEO and Secretary General of WWF-India, said about the association with Sharma: "We are encouraged that sportsmen like Rohit are coming forward to support the call for conservation. At the same time, Virat Kohli bagged Spirit of Cricket award. The 54th Annual Convocation of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) was held on March 16, 2019. ... (International Chess Federation) from 1996 to 2006, has passed away at his residence at Panniyankara in Kozhikode, Kerala after a protracted illness.He was 69. [36], Sharma scored his maiden ODI half-century (52) against Pakistan at Jaipur on 18 November 2007 and was selected for the Indian squad going to the 2007–08 Commonwealth Bank Series in Australia. During the third and final ODI of the series, Virat Kohli scored his 11,208th run across all formats as a captain in international cricket, the most by a batsman for India. The honcho of CSK, twice IPL champions, Gurunath, was in the eye of a huge storm after actor and TV reality show winner Vindoo admitted to having placed bets on his behalf. In the third match at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua, he scored a matching-winning 86 off 91 balls after India had been reduced to 92 for 6. Dhawan also holds the record for most runs in a calendar year in Twenty20 International cricket (689). Subscribe to Morning Filter & Evening Wrap newsletter, Health data shows India doesn’t need a two-child policy: experts, WhatsApp policy: traders’ body moves Supreme Court, Pranab was ready to invite Congress-led coalition had 2014 thrown up a hung Parliament, Ageing dams in India, U.S., other nations pose growing threat: UN report, Listen to the strange call of a possible new mammal species from Africa, England spinners need to be patient, Leach's accuracy key to success in India: Graeme Swann, Playing while staying in bubble not sustainable for players: Faf du Plessis. Actress Sridevi passed away on February 24 in Dubai. [34] Sharma totalled 648 runs in the tournament to finish as the leading run-scorer and win the ICC's Golden Bat award, the third Indian player to do so. Arun Jaitley, who passed away in New Delhi on Saturday at the age of 66 after battling a long illness, was always seen as a kingmaker in the country’s cricket administration. While Sharma is not a regular bowler, he can bowl right arm off spin. The Sri Lanka cricket team toured India in November and December 2017. We … [59] On 8 July 2018, during a series in England, Sharma became the second Indian batsman, after Virat Kohli, to score 2,000 runs in a Twenty20 international career. Answer-4) Rohit Gurunath Sharma Explanation: ... 80 years old, passed away in New Delhi. [11] He visited Abu Dhabi and Australia with the India A squad and was then included among India's 30-member probables list for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy tournament. When Viru used to get out looking to hit another delivery out of the park, there used to be consternation around the ground, just like it is when Rohit gets out to a seemingly casual shot. He has worked with PETA in its campaign to raise awareness of the plight of homeless cats and dogs in India. Kapil Sharma, Chandan Prabhakar and others mourn the death of Pakistani stand-up comedian Amanullah Khan; Naagin 4's Nia Sharma bids farewell to her … [105] [106]. Rohit Sharma comes from a humble background, his father being a low-income worker in a transport firm. He was born to Gurunath Sharma and Purnima Sharma. Robert Mugabe passed away recently. Rohit Sharma’s Family. In November 2019, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) swapped the venues for the first and third T20I matches. Ahead of the ODIs, Australia played a 50-over warm-up match against India's Board President XI, with Australia winning by 103 runs. 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