Rohit Sharma hit two sixes in his innings against Rajasthan Royals. Rohit Sharma has made a big record in his name in T20 cricket.
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma made a big record in T20 cricket in the do or die match against Rajasthan Royals. During the 51 match of IPL 2021 of Rajasthan Royals at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Rohit Sharma achieved the feat of hitting 400 sixes in T20 cricket. Became the first Indian batsman to hit 400 sixes in T20 cricket.
Rohit Sharma hit two sixes in his innings against Rajasthan Royals. In the first over, Rohit sent Mustafizur Rahman’s slow and fuller delivery over the bowler’s head to the boundary. Then in the third over, Shreyas Gopal’s googly was slog-sweeped at deep backward square leg.
Rohit is in seventh place overall in terms of hitting 400 sixes. In this list, experienced West Indies batsman Chris Gayle tops the list with 1042 sixes. After Gayle, Pollard has hit 758 sixes in his T20 career so far. Andre Russell has 510 sixes in his name in T20. Brendon McCullum has hit 485 while Shane Watson has hit 467 sixes. AB de Villiers has hit a total of 434 sixes in T20s so far.
Suresh Raina is the second Indian after Rohit Sharma to hit the most number of sixes. Raina has hit 325 sixes so far in T20. Apart from this, Virat Kohli has hit 320 sixes and MS Dhoni has hit 304 sixes in T20 cricket.
Mumbai achieved the target of 91 runs for victory against Rajasthan in 8.2 overs. She is now in the running for the fourth place in the playoffs with Kolkata Knight Riders with 12 points from 13 matches. KKR is at the fourth position on the basis of run rate while Mumbai is in fifth place after this win. Both have to play one more match each.