Indian cricket captain Rohit Sharma created a buzz on social media as he achieved a outstanding milestone during the ongoing Asia Cup 2023 clash against Sri Lanka. In an exciting second for cricket fanatics worldwide, Rohit joined the elite membership of batters with 10,000 runs in One-Day Internationals (ODIs).
Throughout the match towards the Islanders, Rohit achieved this historic feat in a method that solely he may grasp. It was the fifth ball of the seventh over when Kasun Rajitha, the Sri Lankan bowler, delivered a fuller-length supply. Rohit, displaying his class and ability, prolonged his arms and effortlessly lofted the ball via the road, sending it hovering over the straight boundary for an enormous six.
Second quickest to 10,000 ODI runs
Rohit’s journey to 10,000 ODI runs was swift, making him the second-fastest batter to succeed in this milestone, behind his fellow teammate Virat Kohli. Rohit achieved the feat in simply 241 innings, surpassing the legendary Sachin Tendulkar, who took 259 innings to succeed in the identical milestone. Kohli, who just lately accomplished 13,000 runs in ODIs in the clash against Pakistan, leads the pack, having taken simply 205 innings to amass 10,000 ODI runs.
Quickest to 10,000 ODI runs (by innings)
- 205 – Virat Kohli
- 241 – Rohit Sharma
- 259 – Sachin Tendulkar
- 263 – Sourav Ganguly
- 266 – Ricky Ponting
As quickly because the information of Rohit’s unbelievable accomplishment broke, Twitter erupted with admiration and applause. Cricket followers, consultants, and fellow cricketers took to the platform to specific their pleasure and appreciation for the Indian captain’s achievement.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
🚨 Milestone 🔓
1⃣0⃣0⃣0⃣0⃣ ODI runs & counting 🙌 🙌
Congratulations to #TeamIndia captain Rohit Sharma 👏 👏
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 12, 2023
“Expertise” se Legend ban ne Tak Ka safar bahot hello yaadgaar. Many congratulations @ImRo45 for attaining 10k ODI runs for group India.
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) September 12, 2023
Quickest to 10000 ODI runs (by innings)
205 – Virat Kohli 🇮🇳
241 – ROHIT SHARMA🇮🇳
259 – Sachin Tendulkar🇮🇳
263 – Sourav Ganguly🇮🇳
— Kausthub Gudipati (@kaustats) September 12, 2023
Rohit Sharma accomplished his 10,000 runs in ODI cricket in the present day!
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) September 12, 2023
— Chennai Tremendous Kings (@ChennaiIPL) September 12, 2023
Quickest to finish 10,000 runs in ODI historical past: [Innings]
Virat Kohli – 205 innings
Rohit Sharma – 241 innings pic.twitter.com/GhXj22kyJ6
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) September 12, 2023
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 12, 2023
A milestone that defines excellence! Congratulations to our very personal Hitman, @ImRo45, on reaching 10,000 ODI runs! Your achievements communicate volumes. Preserve making us proud together with your stellar performances! 🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/8rr392Hvse
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) September 12, 2023
Hitman hits 🔟Ok 👊
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) September 12, 2023
Take a look at that posture @ImRo45 🐯🔥
— Radoo🌶️ (@Chandan_radoo) September 12, 2023
— Jeet (@Itsjeetxx) September 12, 2023
— Rohit Sharma Traits™ (@TrendsRohit) September 12, 2023
— Shailendra Mishra (@imShail_3) September 12, 2023
— 🧢ʀᴀᴊɴᴀɴᴅᴀɴɪ ꜱɪɴɢʜ⁴⁵🇮🇳 ( Rohika) (@Singh_Ro45) September 12, 2023
Hitman ke hits bus yuhin non cease chalte rahe 👏
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) September 12, 2023
10,000 ODI runs for GOAT. Rohit Sharma 🛐
— Saurav Thakur 🇮🇳❣️ (@SauravT13732990) September 12, 2023
— Jeet (@Itsjeetxx) September 12, 2023
Rohit Sharma took 82 innings to finish 2000 runs.
— VA 🤍 (@yourstrulyvinay) September 12, 2023
— Rahul Mandal (@iamrahul183) September 12, 2023
1️⃣0️⃣0️⃣0️⃣0️⃣ ODI Runs and Counting…🙌👏
Congratulations to #TeamIndia Captin Mr. Perfectionist @ImRo45 👏🇮🇳#RohitSharma𓃵 #ViratKohli𓃵#AsiaCup2023 #INDvPAK #IndiaVsPakistan #KLRahul #INDvSL #AppleEvent #iPhone15ProMax pic.twitter.com/OU7ncQXbNz
— Ritu Raj Singh (@RituR3) September 12, 2023
From being third slowest to attain 2000 ODI runs to grew to become 2nd quickest to attain 10000 ODI runs .
That is the best comeback in cricket historical past and evokes billions to by no means surrender.
— Nisha (@NishaRo45_) September 12, 2023
Rohit’s achievement is a testomony to his distinctive batting prowess and consistency within the ODI format. As he continues to guide the Indian cricket group with distinction, cricket followers can count on many extra memorable moments from the Hitman sooner or later.