As soon as captain Rohit Sharma scored a run against Hong Kong, he made a big record in his name. Rohit Sharma has become the first cricketer to score 3500 or more runs in T20 Cricket International. Martin Guptill and Virat Kohli are now behind Rohit Sharma.
In the Asia Cup 2022, Team India’s second match is with Hong Kong. In this match on Wednesday, as soon as Team India’s captain Rohit Sharma scored his first run, he made a big record. Rohit Sharma has completed 3500 runs in T20 International and he is the first cricketer in the world to do so.
Before this match, Rohit Sharma had 3499 runs, so he needed only one run. Team India’s first batting came against Hong Kong, in such a situation there was a lot of opportunity to make captain Rohit Sharma’s record.
Rohit Sharma made a quick start against Hong Kong, but he could not make a big score. Rohit Sharma scored 21 runs in 13 balls, which included 2 fours and 1 six. Ayush Shukla of Hong Kong got Rohit Sharma caught out.
3500 T20I runs and counting for Captain @ImRo45 ????????#TeamIndia #INDvHK pic.twitter.com/ZUFlg9ObMd
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 31, 2022
Rohit Sharma also holds the record for scoring the most runs and playing the most matches in T20 cricket. Rohit Sharma has played a total of 134 T20 International matches so far, after him Virat Kohli has played the most matches for India. The match played against Pakistan was Virat Kohli’s 100th T20 International match.
Most runs in T20 cricket
- Rohit Sharma – 134 matches, 3520 runs
- Martin Guptill – 121 matches, 3487 runs
- Virat Kohli – 101 matches, 3343 runs
Many records in the name of Rohit Sharma in T20
Let us tell you that Rohit Sharma, who became the regular captain of Team India, has many big records in his name. He is the player to score the most sixes in international cricket from India, he is the second cricketer in the world in this list.
Rohit Sharma has 478 sixes in his name in international cricket, out of which he has hit 165 sixes in T20 cricket only. Rohit Sharma has a big responsibility on his shoulders at the moment, he is currently leading the Indian team in the Asia Cup.
After this, the T20 World Cup is to be held in Australia, where the Indian team would like to win the title. Also, with the ODI World Cup to be held in India next year itself, Rohit Sharma would like his name to be included in the list of captains who won the ICC trophy.