Rohit Sharma is now on his way to become the captain in T20 Internationals and before the formal announcement, batsman Rohit Sharma showed his hands before captain Rohit.
Rohit Sharma completed 3 thousand runs in T20 International during the last league match of T20 World Cup being played against Namibia. He is the third batsman to score 3000 runs in this format.
In the last group match of the T20 World Cup against Namibia, Rohit hit a four in the first ball of the third over and reached three thousand runs. Before this match, Rohit had 2982 runs in 115 matches. Before Rohit, Indian captain Virat Kohli scored 3227 runs in 94 matches and Martin Guptill of New Zealand scored 3115 runs in 107 matches.
Rohit Sharma scored 56 runs in 37 balls which included 7 fours and 2 sixes. He hung the ball in the air trying to play a big shot and was caught by the keeper off Franklin’s ball.
Rohit Sharma scored 174 runs in 5 matches at an average of 34 in this World Cup. In a way, this run has come only in 4 matches because in the first match he was dismissed without opening an account by Shaheen Afridi. He was 13th in the list of highest run-scorers in this World Cup.