'Hitman' Rohit Sharma just two steps away from hitting 400 sixes, will be the first...
'Hitman' Rohit Sharma just two steps away from hitting 400 sixes, will be the first Indian to join this club.
The third and final T20 match of the three-match series between India and Bangladesh will be played in Nagpur on Sunday. In this match, all eyes will be on Team India's acting captain Rohit Sharma.
Actually, right-handed veteran opener Rohit is just two steps away from completing 400 sixes in international cricket. If 'Hitman' Rohit is successful in scoring two sixes in this match, he will be the first Indian to do so as well as the West Indies explosive opener Chris Gayle and former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi Will join the club.
By the way, Mumbai batsman Rohit has the record of hitting the most sixes in T20 cricket, the shortest format of cricket. Rohit has hit 115 sixes in 100 T20s. In 218 ODIs, Rohit has 232 names and 51 sixes in 30 Tests.
In this way, Rohit has hit 398 sixes in 348 international matches.
Gayle and Afridi have hit more than 400 sixes.
Gayle of Windies and former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi have hit more than 400 sixes in international cricket. Left-handed explosive opener Gayle has scored 534 matches in 462 (Test, ODI, T20) matches while Afridi has hit 476 sixes in 524 matches.
In this list, Rohit is jointly with former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum at number three. Both have identical 398-398 sixes. Former Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) is at number five with 359 sixes.