IND Vs BAN: Rohit Sharma’s Record Against Bangladesh Is Impressive October 19, 2023 – Posted in: Articles, Featured Articles

IND Vs BAN: Rohit Sharma’s Record Against Bangladesh Is Impressive: Team India captain Rohit Sharma has shown excellent form so far in the ODI World Cup 2023. He is among the top five players who have scored the most runs in the tournament so far. Rohit has scored 217 runs in three matches at an average of 72.33 and an excellent strike rate of 141.83.

However, it is a different matter that the 36-year-old player had a disappointing start in the World Cup, as he had to return to the pavilion after getting out for zero against Australia in Chennai. Since then he has brilliantly elevated himself as an explosive batsman.

Against Afghanistan in Delhi, he scored 131 runs in 84 balls and broke many records. After this the captain scored 86 runs in 63 balls and India defeated Pakistan by seven wickets in Ahmedabad.

IND Vs BAN: Rohit Sharma’s Record Against Bangladesh Is Impressive

Rohit will look to continue his excellent form in the match against Bangladesh at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune on Thursday. If we look at the record of the Indian captain against Bangladesh in ODIs, he has played 16 matches and scored 738 runs at an average of 56.76 with three centuries.

This batsman scored 137 runs in 126 balls in the quarter-finals of the 2015 World Cup in Melbourne. Rohit hit 14 fours and three sixes. Batting first, India scored 302/6 and then bowled out Bangladesh for 193 runs to register a resounding win by 109 runs.

Rohit also scored a century in the 2017 Champions Trophy semi-final in Birmingham. On this occasion, Team India came out to chase the target of 265 runs and won by nine wickets in 40.1 overs, as the opener scored an unbeaten 123 runs in 129 balls with the help of 15 fours and one six.

The Indian batsman’s third ODI century was recorded against Bangladesh during the 2019 World Cup in Birmingham. He scored 104 runs in 92 balls and the Men in Blue scored 314/9 batting first and then restricted Bangladesh to 286 runs, winning the match by 28 runs.

Rohit’s other important ODI innings against Bangladesh include 83* off 104 runs in the 2018 Asia Cup Super 4 match in Dubai and 63* off 68 runs in the Mirpur ODI in June 2015. Rohit has an exceptional record against Bangladesh in the ODI World Cup. He has played two matches and scored centuries in both.

Rohit scored 137 runs in 126 balls in the 2015 World Cup match in Melbourne and 104 runs in 92 balls in the 2019 World Cup match in Birmingham. The Indian opener has been the player of the match in the last two World Cup matches between the two teams. He will be keen to score three consecutive centuries and complete a hat-trick of centuries against Bangladesh in the ODI World Cup.

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