Indian skipper Rohit Sharma led India to the Asia Cup 2023 title win on Sunday. That is his second Asia Cup win as captain and a well timed one with the Males in Blue heading into an ODI World Cup at residence.
Rohit scored 194 runs at a median of 48.50 and a strike fee of 107.78 through the Asia Cup with three scores of fifty plus. He took his time and constructed on a great begin which was the spotlight of Rohit’s runs on this match. He additionally went previous 10,000 runs within the match.
Rohit broke a number of data within the Tremendous 4 sport towards Sri Lanka. He turned the quickest opening batter to achieve 8,000 runs in ODI cricket and the second quickest to achieve 10,000 runs in ODIs. He now has 28 sixes in Asia Cup tournaments surpassing Shahid Afridi’s tally.
Rohit Sharma An Skilled Cricketer: Wasim Akram
He’ll now lead the facet in a three-match ODI collection adopted by the ICC World Cup at residence. Earlier than the Australia collection, Wasim Akram hailed Rohit as the correct man to guide India within the ODI World Cup at residence. His current Asia Cup win as captain has added weight to his management for the World Cup.
“What I like about him as a skipper is that he’s very calm on the sector. Normally, he’s a really skilled cricketer. He’s been enjoying cricket for therefore a few years and he’s the correct man to guide India to the World Cup with a super-talented facet, with one of the crucial skilled, gifted and, in truth, one of the best batch in world cricket” stated Akram on Star Sports activities.
He additional stated that with Virat Kohli and KL Rahul, Rohit has two good gamers to again him up within the World Cup. The 2 can information the youthful gamers on the facet as nicely he stated.
“With 13,000 man, Virat Kohli there’s there to assist his crew with kids like Ishan Kishan. KL Rahul got here again nicely, so all the pieces goes in the correct path earlier than the World Cup for the India crew,” Wasim Akram concluded.
India start their World Cup marketing campaign towards Australia in Chennai on October 8.