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01-Sep-2018 Mumbai

Rohit Sharma to lead India at Asia Cup, Kohli rested

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday decided to rest Virat Kohli, and handed the captaincy to Rohit Sharma for the Asia Cup to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from September 15.Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan was named the...

08-May-2018 New Delhi

Playing 11 of the best potential is my focus : Rohit Sharma

He has been a successful captain of the Mumbai Indians since 2013 and has lifted three Indian Premier League (IPL) titles in the past. With two back-to-back wins against Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders, batsman Rohit Sharma says he is looking...

05-May-2018 Indore

Mumbai still alive in IPL : Rohit Sharma

After a much needed victory over Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma believes his side is still alive in the tournament and could make it to the play-offs.Mumbai, placed fifth in the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table, registered...

29-Apr-2018 Pune

This win will give us confidence : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma believes their eight-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings will boost his side's confidence for the remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) matches.After suffering many narrow losses this season, Mumbai managed to hand the Mahendra...

18-Apr-2018 Mumbai

IPL: It was the perfect game for us : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma termed their last game which the hosts won by 46 runs as the perfect one.Skipper Virat Kohli's unbeaten 92-run innings went in vain as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) lost to Mumbai Indians.This is the first win for...

09-Apr-2018 New Delhi

adidas launches Tango league in India

In a bid to promote and nurture grassroots football in the country, sportswear manufacturer adidas has launched the Tango League, a five-a-side event.Under the Tango League experience, adidas will host a series of tournaments, with each tournament comprising...

19-Mar-2018 Colombo

Rohit Sharma hails Dinesh Karthik's last ball brilliance

Skipper Rohit Sharma is relieved that his gamble of holding back Dinesh Karthik behind rookie all-rounder Vijay Shankar paid off after the stumper's last ball six helped India to a four-wicket win over Bangladesh and to lift the Nidahas T20 tri-series trophy.With...

14-Mar-2018 Colombo

Washington allows me to breathe easy : Rohit Sharma

India skipper Rohit Sharma heaped praises on teenaged off-spinner Washington Sundar for starring with the ball during the 17-run win over Bangladesh at the R.Premadasa Stadium here on Wednesday.The off-spinner returned 3/22 to break the backbone of the Bangladeshi...

08-Mar-2018 Colombo

Rohit Sharma hails 'clinical' performance against Bangladesh

India captain Rohit Sharma termed "clinical" their six-wicket win over Bangladesh in their second match of the Nidahas Trophy Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket tri-series here on Thursday.India restricted Bangladesh to 139/8 and then chased down the target...

14-Feb-2018 Port Elizabeth

Rohit Sharma reveals reason for quiet century celebration

India opener Rohit Sharma revealed the reason for his quiet celebration despite having slammed a century in the fifth One Day International match against South Africa here.Rohit, who was involved in two run outs, that of skipper Virat Kohli and middle-order...

30-Jan-2018 Durban

2019 World Cup at the back of Indian team's mind : Rohit Sharma

Ahead of the opener of the six-match ODI series against South Africa, starting here Thursday, India vice captain Rohit Sharma on Tuesday said the team will have the ICC ODI World Cup 2019 at the back of their minds when they take the field from here on.With...

26-Dec-2017 New Delhi

Rohit Sharma defends Mahendra Singh Dhoni's place in ODI, T20I teams

India opener Rohit Sharma on Tuesday joined his skipper Virat Kohli in backing former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's future in India's limited-overs side.Having firmly backed Dhoni during his media interactions in the recently concluded series against Sri...

20-Dec-2017 Cuttack

No.4 batting position ideal for Dhoni : Rohit Sharma

India captain Rohit Sharma on Wednesday said that the team management feels veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni will excel at the No.4 batting position after the wicket-keeper stroked an unbeaten 39 during 93-run win over Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 International...

18-Dec-2017 Dubai

Rohit Sharma enters top 5 spot in ODI rankings

India opener Rohit Sharma has climbed to the fifth spot amongst batsmen in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) One-Day International (ODI) player rankings released here on Monday.The right-handed batsman has gained two slots and crossed the 800-point...

13-Dec-2017 Mohali

Double ton against Sri Lanka in 2014 very close to me : Rohit Sharma

India skipper Rohit Sharma (208 not out), who slammed his third double ton to pilot India to a mammoth 392 against Sri Lanka on Wednesday, said the innings which he played against Sri Lanka in 2014 was very close to him.Rohit played a brilliant knock of 264...

13-Dec-2017 S.A.S.Nagar (Mohali)

India bounce back with Rohit's historic double ton

Captain Rohit Sharma led from the front with a historic third ODI double ton (208 not out) as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 141 runs to not only avenge the loss in the series opener but also level the three-match rubber 1-1, at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S....

13-Dec-2017 Mohali

Rohit Sharma records third double-ton in ODIs

 India skipper Rohit Sharma (208 not out), who piloted India to a mammoth 392 against Sri Lanka on Wednesday, became the first cricketer to score three double hundred in the One-Day International (ODI).Coming into the match, the Mumbaikar was the only batsman...

10-Dec-2017 Dharamsala

1st ODI: Rohit Sharma blames batsmen for India's defeat

India captain Rohit Sharma blamed poor batting for the humiliating seven-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka in the first One-Day International (ODI) here on Sunday.The Indian batsmen put up with a pathetic show to be dismissed for a lowly total of 112 runs.Only three...

04-Dec-2017 New Delhi

Rohit Sharma to lead India in T20Is against Sri Lanka

 Rohit Sharma will lead the 15-member squad in absence of Virat Kohli for the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka, starting on December 20, it was announced on Monday.The first match will be played in Cuttack, followed by Indore and...

29-Oct-2017 Kanpur

Quickly you rectify, the better it is : Rohit Sharma

India opener Rohit Sharma, who played a brilliant knock of 147 in the third and final One Day International against New Zealand on Sunday, said the quickly you rectify your mistake, the better it is.Rohit, who was adjudged Man of the Match, was not in a good...

20-Oct-2017 Mumbai

Would like to continue where we left vs Australia : Rohit Sharma

India batsman Rohit Sharma on Friday stressed that the team has clear intentions to continue the good form as they face New Zealand in the first of the three-match One-Day Internationals (ODIs) here on Sunday.India hammered Australia in the five-match ODI...

01-Oct-2017 Nagpur

India beat Australia in 5th ODI to end series on winning note

Rohit Sharma struck a century as India beat Australia by seven wickets in the fifth and final One-Day International (ODI) at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground here on Sunday to end the five-match series on a winning note.India have thus won the series...

15-Sep-2017 Colombo

Cricketers shouldn't complain about tight schedule : Rohit Sharma

Ahead of the long international season, India vice captain Rohit Sharma reckons cricketers shouldnt complain about burnouts because they have short career spans.The opening batsman also said that players have to make most of the time given to them.India will...

19-May-2017 Bengaluru

We deserve to be in the final : Rohit Sharma

A team effort every time has been Mumbai Indians' key to success, captain Rohit Sharma said after their facile six-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) second qualifier game at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Friday."That's...

13-May-2017 New Delhi

Perfect example of a good game : Rohit Sharma praises team

Expressing happiness after humbling the formidable Kolkata Knight Riders with their second stringers to finish as table toppers, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Saturday said his boys stuck to their plans and did not panic in trying circumstances."We spoke...

01-May-2017 Mumbai

Want to be ruthless in our approach : Rohit Sharma

After registering their eighth win from 10 games to go atop the Indian Premier League (IPL) table, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Monday said he wants his team to approach each game "ruthlessly".Rohit stared with a 37-ball 56 in Mumbai's five-wicket...

20-Apr-2017 Indore

Hopefully we can continue our winning streak : Rohit Sharma

On a roll after registering their fifth win on the trot, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said Thursday's 8-wicket win against Kings XI Punjab, will give the team the kind of momentum they needed heading into the business end of the Indian Premier League...

09-Apr-2017 Mumbai

We keep people on their toes : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said his side are known to keep opponents on their toes and that is what will keep the team going in the IPL 10."Winning the game was important. We're known for this -- we keep people on their toes," Sharma, whose side pulled...

02-Oct-2016 Kolkata

I am never under pressure to score : Rohit Sharma

Indian middle-order batsman Rohit Sharma, who scored a resolute 82 runs on the third day of the second cricket Test against New Zealand here on Sunday, said it was only the media which portrayed him as a man "under pressure"."I am never under pressure. Every...

02-Oct-2016 Kolkata

At no point could batsmen relax at Eden's wicket : Rohit Sharma

Indian middle order batsman Rohit Sharma on Sunday said the uneven bounce of the Eden Gardens wicket in the second cricket Test match against New Zealand does not offer any leeway for batsmen to relax and one needed to give his 100 per cent in playing every...

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