Rohit Sharma is best opener in the World today and has made batting looks so easy.
In the earlier phase of his career,he was just a middle-order batsman. Although,he was talented.
Indian Captain MS Dhoni promoted him as an opener and rest is history.
Today,Rohit has many records to his name. Rohit Sharma is the only player to score three ODI Double Hundreds and 4 T20I Hundreds.
Rohit has record of highest individual score by a batsman in ODIs.In addition to this,he has a record of scoring five hundreds in single edition of World Cup.
In terms of Captaincy,he is the most successful IPL Captain with four titles under his name as a Captain.
Rohit is the man with most International sixes in T20I and has highest number of sixes for India combining all the formats.
Rohit is also known as “Hitman” and is master of pull shots.
So,here is what legends and Cricket experts say about him : –
“Rohit is someone who is really special from the rest of the cricketers. He has three-four shots ready for every ball” – Sunil Gavaskar
“Rohit has all the talent to become next Sehwag” – Graeme Smith
“Rohit is as Talented as any other Cricketer I have ever seen.” – Shane Warne
“This one is exceptional performance. It was a special innings. It’s very,very difficult to see it being surpassed.” – Brian Lara on Rohit’s 264 runs in an inning.
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“Rohit is laid back when it comes to both his batting and captaincy” – Jonty Rhodes
“Pollard and Rohit are Best T20 players ever ; As a captain,Rohit Sharma reads the game well.” – Ricky Ponting
“Rohit Sharma reminded me of Inzamam-ul-Haq, he had lot of time” – Yuvraj Singh
When Master Blaster was asked that who could break his record,he said,“ Virat and Rohit are the ones who can break my record. ” “It’s joy to watch Rohit sharma bat- Sachin Tendulkar
“If you ask me whom I fear more as an opposition captain, I will say Rohit. Rohit can hurt you more than Virat” – Gautam Gambhir
“When Rohit Sharma was born,Doctors said Talent is born” – Virender Sehwag.
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He is the Favourite Batsman of Virender Sehwag.
“I watched Rohit’s game a couple of times , He reminds me of Mark Waugh.” – Matthew Hayden
“When you have a player of Rohit Sharma’s sheer class in the white ball game, a top innings is always round the corner” – Harsha Bhogle
“Don’t Change the Channel When Rohit Sharma comes out to bat, by the time you come back he’ll be gone far away” – Ravi Shastri
“I m very happy for Rohit. I don’t need to say that he is a top batsman. Those days are not far when we would see Rohit Sharma hitting a double century in a t20 match.” – Kumar Sangakkara
“I would love to take singles and come to non-striker end, so that I can watch Rohit’s batting”. – Virat Kohli
In addition to this many legends and Cricket experts including Brendon Mccullum,Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag believes he can score 200 in T20s,300 in ODIs and 400 in Tests.