Rohit Sharma Cricket Player Profile


Rohit Sharma Cricket Player Profile, Height, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Achievements, Carrier, Records and Awards

Rohit Sharma is an Indian International cricketer who was born on 30 April 1987 at Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. He is a right-handed batsman and he is one of the best batsmen of his generation and one of the greatest opening batters of all format.

Rohit Sharma Cricket Player Profile
Rohit Sharma Cricket Player Profile

Rohit made his debut for the Indian cricket team in 2007 and has since become a pivotal player, particularly in the One Day International (ODI) and T20 formats. He has achieved several batting records, including being the only player to score three double centuries in ODIs. His ability to adapt to different formats and his captaincy skills led to him being appointed as the vice-captain of the Indian cricket team.

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Rohit Sharma has also been successful in the Indian Premier League (IPL), where he has been a key player for the Mumbai Indians, leading them to multiple IPL titles as captain.

Rohit Sharma Personal Informations:

Full Name  Rohit Gurunath Sharma
Nick Name  Hitman, Ro,Shaana
Date Of Birth  30 April 1987
Age  37 years
Birth Place Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Marital Status Married
Playing Role Batsman
Batting Style Right-handed
Bowling Style Right-arm off break
Jersey Number #45
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 75 kg.
Hair Color Black
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Religion Hinduism
Coach Dinesh Lad
Zodiac Sign Taurus

Rohit Sharma Family & Relationships :

Father Name  Gurunath Sharma
Mother Name Purnima Sharma
Brother Name Vishal Sharma
Spouse Name Ritika Sajdeh
Children Name Samaira (Daughter)
Rohit Sharma with Father and Mother
Rohit Sharma with Father and Mother
Rohit Sharma with Father Gurunath Sharma
Rohit Sharma with Father Gurunath Sharma

Biography Of Rohit Sharma:

Rohit Sharma Childhood informations: 

His full name is Rohit Gurunath Sharma. He spent his early years in a modest family, and cricket became a significant part of his life from a young age.

Rohit’s interest in cricket was nurtured by his father, Gurunath Sharma, who worked as a caretaker in a transportation company. Recognizing his son’s talent and passion for the sport, Rohit’s father made various sacrifices to support his cricketing journey.

Rohit Sharma Childhood Photos
Rohit Sharma Childhood Photos

In his early days, Rohit trained at the Swami Vivekanand International School and later joined the Lilavati Podar High School in Mumbai, where he continued to hone his cricketing skills. His talent quickly became apparent, and he rose through the ranks in Mumbai’s cricketing circles.

Rohit Sharma with wife Ritika Sajdeh
Rohit Sharma with wife Ritika Sajdeh
Rohit Sharma with wife and kids
Rohit Sharma with wife and kids

Rohit Sharma initially gained attention for his performances in age-group cricket and domestic cricket. His consistent performances earned him a spot in the Indian cricket team, marking the beginning of a successful international career. Rohit’s journey from a young cricket enthusiast to one of India’s leading batsmen is a testament to his dedication and talent.

Rohit Sharma Career Information : 

  • Test debut : vs WI at Eden Gardens, Nov 06, 2013
  • Last Test    : vs ENG at Dr. Y.S.R Cricket Stadium, Feb 02, 2024
  • ODI debut  : vs Ireland at Civil Service Cricket Club, Jun 23, 2007
  • Last ODI    : vs Australia at Narendra Modi Stadium, Nov 19, 2023
  • T20 debut  : vs England at Kingsmead, Sep 19, 2007
  • Last T20    : vs Afghanistan at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Jan 17, 2024
  • IPL debut  : vs Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens, Apr 20, 2008
  • Last IPL     : vs Gujarat Titans at Narendra Modi Stadium, May 26, 2023

Rohit Sharma Batting Career

M INNS RUNS HS AVE SR 100 200 50 4S 6s
Test 56 96 3828 212 44.51 56.5 10 1 16 417 77
ODI 262 254 10709 264 49.12 91.97 31 3 55 993 323
T20 151 143 3974 121 31.29 139.98 5 0 29 359 190
IPL 243 238 6211 109 29.58 130.05 1 0 42 554 257

Rohit Sharma Achievements : 

  • Triple Centuries in ODIs: Rohit Sharma is the only cricketer to have scored three double centuries in One Day Internationals (ODIs). He achieved this feat against Australia, Sri Lanka, and West Indies.
  • Highest Individual Score in ODIs: Rohit holds the record for the highest individual score in ODIs. He scored 264 runs against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on November 13, 2014.
  • Fastest T20I Century: In 2017, Rohit Sharma equaled the record for the fastest century in T20 Internationals, reaching the milestone in just 35 balls against Sri Lanka.
  • Most Sixes in a Calendar Year: Rohit Sharma holds the record for hitting the most sixes in a calendar year across all formats. He achieved this feat in 2019.
  • Leading Run-Scorer in T20Is: Rohit is one of the leading run-scorers in T20 Internationals for India and has been a consistent performer in the shortest format of the game.
  • Successful Captaincy: Rohit Sharma has led the Indian cricket team in various formats as the stand-in captain and has been successful in guiding the team to victories.
  • Indian Premier League (IPL) Success: Rohit has been a key player for the Mumbai Indians in the IPL, captaining the team to multiple IPL titles. His leadership and batting prowess have been crucial to the team’s success.
  • Arjuna Award: Rohit Sharma was honored with the Arjuna Award, one of India’s highest sporting honors, in 2015, in recognition of his outstanding achievements in cricket.
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award: In 2020, Rohit Sharma was conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, India’s highest sporting honor, for his exceptional performances in cricket.
  • ICC Awards: Rohit has been recognized with several ICC awards, including the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year in 2020.
Rohit Sharma With Trophies
Rohit Sharma With Trophies

Awards Of Rohit Sharma :

  • Arjuna Award (2015)
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award (2020)
  • Padma Shri (2020)
  • ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year (2020)
  • Wisden Cricketer of the Year (2019)
  • CEAT International Cricketer of the Year (2019-20)

Rohit Sharma on Social Media:

  • INSTAGRAM : @rohitsharma45
  • TWITTER      : @imro45
  • FACEBOOK   : @RohitSharmaOfficialPage

Rohit Sharma Hobbies and Favourites :

  • Hobbies                         : Travelling, Playing Table tennis and Video games
  • Favourite Batsman       : Sachin Tendulker, Brian Lara
  • Favourite Bowler          : Dale Steyn
  • Favourite Shot              : Pull shot
  • Favourite Foodballer    : Zinedine Zidane
  • Favourite Actress          : Sofia Hayat

Frequently Asked Questions about Rohit Sharma

Q(1): Who is Rohit Sharma?

A: Rohit Sharma is an Indian International Cricketer

Q(2): Date of Birth of Rohit Sharma?

A: 30 Aril 1987

Q(3): Where was Rohit Sharma born?

A: Nagpur, India

Q(4): How tall is Rohit Sharma?

A: 5 ft 9 inch.

Q(5): Father Name of Rohit Sharma?

A: Gurunath Sharma

Q(6): Mother Name of Rohit Sharma?

A: Purnima Sharma

Q(7): Brother Name of Rohit Sharma?

A: Vishal Sharma

Q(8): Spouse(wife) Name of Rohit Sharma?

A: Ritika Sajdeh

Q(9): How many children does he have?

A:  One

Q(10): What is the name of Daughter?

A: Samaira (Daughter)

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