umbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma connected Saturday broke yet different batting grounds successful the ongoing Match 9 against Sunrisers Hyderabad successful the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 successful Chennai.
Rohit deed his 217th six successful the IPL successful the 4th implicit of the lucifer to dethrone MS Dhoni from the apical spot connected the database of Indian batsmen with the astir sixes successful the tournament.
Chennai Super Kings skipper Dhoni has deed 216 sixes successful the IPL portion Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli is 3rd connected the list.
Rohit deed his 2nd six of the innings against Bhuvneshwar Kumar successful the 4th implicit to execute the feat. Overall, Rohit is ranked 3rd connected the database of batsmen with the astir sixes successful IPL down Punjab Kings opener Chris Gayle (351) and RCB vice-captain AB de Villiers (237).— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 17, 2021
4000 T20 RUNS AS CAPTAIN FOR HITMAN
But that wasn't the lone grounds for Rohit successful this lucifer arsenic helium besides went past his SRH counterpart David Warner connected the database of batsmen with the astir runs successful IPL and completed 4000 runs arsenic skipper successful T20 cricket during his knock.
Rohit presently occupies the 3rd spot connected the wide database with 5324 runs from 203 matches with 1 100 and 39 fifties. Warner dropped a spot to 4th with 5311 runs from 145 matches but helium volition get the accidental to drawback the spot backmost from Rohit erstwhile SRH statesman their tally pursuit astatine the MA Chidambaram Stadium.
Rohit got MI disconnected to a coagulated commencement but got retired for 32 (25 balls) aft the powerplay arsenic helium was trying to spell for different large deed against Vijay Shankar, but was caught astatine heavy mid-wicket by SRH and IPL debutant Virat Singh. Mumbai Indians won the flip and elected to bat archetypal against SRH astatine Chepauk connected Saturday.
MI mislaid their opening crippled against CSK earlier bouncing backmost successful the 2nd crippled to bushed Kolkata Knight Riders and presently inhabit the 3rd spot connected the points table. SRH mislaid their first-two games and are languishing successful past spot connected the table.