Rohit Sharma likes to warm up with soccer before a match, calls MSD, Kohli good footballers
On the football pitch, Sharma prefers roaming near the centre circle.
World Cup is long way, need to focus on winning series: Rohit Sharma
Vice-Captain of Indian cricket team Rohit Sharma addressed media ahead o...
India vs New Zealand first T20: Change in plans
The last couple of seasons have been a roller-coaster ride for Rahul. He is undoubtedly a val...
Kohli 'devastated' by Kobe Bryant's untimely death, says life is 'unpredictable'; a 'saddened' Tendulkar tweets condolences
Shane Warne, Viv Richards also tweeted condolences.
NZ Tour: Dhawan out of T20s, Ishant out of Tests in NZ, Samson in T20s, Prithvi for ODIs
Wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson replaced Dhawan in the T20 Internationals while comeback man Prithvi Shaw got his maiden selection call-up in the ODI squad in place of the senior opener.
Cricket: Team India needs to define KL Rahul's role in the team
Making Rahul move up and down the order so regularly is not beneficial for him, or the team. At a time when India are tinkering with more than one position in the middle order, Rahul’s success should be used to plug at least one gap. If the team doesn’t think he is a long-term option as an opener, then the most elegant solution would be to nail him down at No. 4.
Rohit slams century, Kohli 89 to help India claim series 2-1
Chasing 287 to win, India overhauled the target with 15 balls to spare at decider. Earlier, Steve Smith (131) hit a hundred to lead Australia to 286 for nine. Apart from Smith, who raised his ninth ODI hundred, Marnus Labuschagne (54) also batted well after the visitors opted to bat. India had lost the series-opener in Mumbai before levelling the series in Rajkot.
Rohit Sharma hits the ball out of park with 22 brands
Cricketer Rohit Sharma’s brand value shot up after this year’s ICC Cricket World Cup in England where he scored five centuries to emerge the highest run scorer of the tournament, and now he trails only Indian captain Virat Kohli and former skipper MS Dhoni among cricket celebrities.
MS Dhoni dropped from BCCI's central contracts list
The BCCI announced the central contract for the period of October 2019 to September 2020. Dhoni was in the A category, which fetches a player Rs 5 crore, until last year. Skipper Virat Kohli, his deputy Rohit Sharma and top pacer Jasprit Bumrah were retained in the highest A+ bracket of Rs 7 crore.
The new Rohit Sharma in full flow
Rohit became only the second Indian opener to score three centuries in a series, after the great Sunil Gavaskar back in 1978. The innings also took Rohit’s average at home to 99.84 taking him past Sir Don Bradman who scored at 98.22 per innings in Australia.
Ind vs Aus: India might play all three openers
At a time when bilateral ODI series are fast losing relevance, the three-match rubber between two top teams could give a fresh lease of life to the format. The high-voltage rivalries that fans enjoy will be back as Rohit Sharma's elegance will be pitted against enforcer David Warner while the Virat Kohli vs Steve Smith duel will resume in earnest.
Trusox India ropes in Rohit Sharma as brand ambassador
Trusox, which has recently entered India, has become the preferred socks brand for top international athletes across sports around the world. On his association with the brand, cricketer Rohit Sharma said that Trusox has been an essential part of his kit as it helps boost his performance.
India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I: Pressure on Shikhar Dhawan as race to seal the opener’s slot heats up
The left-hander's strike rate in the shortest format has been an issue for a while and that is one thing he must address in the remaining two matches against Sri Lanka. The fact that Dhawan is coming back from an injury, one of the many he suffered in 2019, makes his task all the more challenging.
Making history: Rohit Sharma named La Liga's brand ambassador in India, becomes first non-footballer to endorse league
The La Liga India boss said that there is room for cricket and football to co-exist in India.
Rohit Sharma clears first test with flying colours
In his first innings as Test opener, Rohit Sharma hits an authoritative century before rain washes out final session.
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