On this present day, 15 years in the past, India captain Rohit Sharma made his debut in worldwide cricket. Rohit performed his first match for Crew India towards Eire throughout a One-Day Worldwide in Belfast on June 23, 2007.
On finishing 15 years in worldwide cricket, the 35-year-old took to social media and shared a heartwarming message on the big day. Rohit thanked everybody who has been a part of his journey, stating that he’ll cherish this for the remainder of his life.
“15 years in my favorite jersey. Howdy everybody. As we speak I’ll be finishing 15 years of worldwide cricket since I made my debut for India. What a journey it has been, certainly one which I’ll cherish for the remainder of my life,” Rohit shared the official assertion on Twitter.
“I simply wish to thank everybody who has been a part of this journey and a particular thanks for the individuals who helped me develop into the participant that I’m right now,” he added.
“To all of the cricket lovers, followers and critics, your love and assist for the crew is what will get us over these hurdles all of us inevitably come throughout. Thanking you, RS,” concluded Rohit.
in my favorite jersey 👕 pic.twitter.com/ctT3ZJzbPc
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) June 23, 2022
Since his debut, the Nagpur-born cricketer has appeared in 230 ODIs, 125 T20Is and 45 Checks, scoring 15,733 runs throughout all codecs for India. Notably, Rohit was handed India’s white-ball captaincy after Virat Kohli stepped down as T20I captain and was sacked as ODI skipper final 12 months. The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) additionally named Rohit as Check captain following Kohli’s withdrawal from the role after India’s defeat towards South Africa.
Rohit will probably be seen in motion later right now when he leads India towards Leicestershire in a four-day follow recreation. Curiously, the likes of Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah and Prasidh Krishna will characterize Leicestershire, led by Sam Evans.