What was Rohit Sharma’s record in Deccan chargers? Was he an all rounder?
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Rohit Sharma’s first IPL title
People over the world know about the impressive record that Rohit has as captain as well as batsman for the Mumbai Indians. But what was Rohit Sharma’s record in Deccan chargers? Did he have the same impact like he had in Mumbai’s colors? Well, here are the answers to all the questions on Rohit Sharma’s record in Deccan chargers.
Rohit went on to win an IPL title for the Deccan Chargers too, but this time not as a captain, but as an important batsman under Adam Gilchrist’s captaincy in 2009. The fans were ecstatic when Deccan Chargers turned the tables from being wooden spoon holders in the inaugural edition in 2008 to winning the crown in 2009.
Rohit Sharma’s record in Deccan chargers
Rohit was never seen as an opening option in the Deccan chargers set up and he had some decent record at the middle order in the 46 games he played. But playing him in the middle order meant that his potential went on to be never fulfilled. He had two seasons in 2008 and 2010 that he went past 400 runs and he gave some good overs in the middle too.
Infact in the 2009 IPL, his bowling came to the party when he took a hattrick in a match against Mumbai Indians and had an outstanding figures of 4/6. He had overall 8 fifty plus scores for the deccan chargers coming at a good strike rate with 2008 season being his best season. His highest score for deccan chargers came in 2008 when he scored a 76 not out.
The Mumbai lad after being picked up at 2011 auction by his home team went on to become one of the greatest T20 captains with 5 titles in his kitty would have made the deccan chargers regret selling him.
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