India vs New Zealand Series: Rohit Sharma is ready for his captaincy debut. Rohit Sharma can make 3 big records in the T20 series against New Zealand. Let’s take a look at which 3 big records Rohit Sharma can make.
The first match of the three-match T20 series between India and New Zealand will be played at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur from 7 pm today. Rohit Sharma has been made the permanent T20 captain in place of Virat Kohli. Rohit Sharma is ready for his captaincy debut. Rohit Sharma can make 3 big records in the T20 series against New Zealand. Let’s take a look at which 3 big records Rohit Sharma can make.
1. Most Runs in T20 Internationals
As soon as he scored 190 runs, Rohit Sharma (3038 runs) will reach the number one position, beating Virat Kohli (3227 runs) in terms of making the most runs in T20 Internationals. However, in this case, he will compete with New Zealand’s opening batsman Martin Guptill (3147 runs). Virat Kohli has been rested for this series. In such a situation, he will have a chance to overtake Kohli.
2. 450 Sixes In International Cricket
Rohit will complete his 450 sixes in international cricket as soon as he hits three sixes. He will become the first Indian and third cricketer in the world to achieve this feat. Only Chris Gayle (553) of West Indies and Shahid Afridi (476) of Pakistan’s former all-rounder has reached this figure.
3. 150 Sixes in T20 Internationals
Rohit will hit his 150 sixes in T20 International as soon as he hits 10 sixes. He will become the second player after Martin Guptill to reach this figure.
This could be India’s playing XI against New Zealand:
Rohit Sharma (Captain)
Rishabh Pant (WK) Axar
India vs New Zealand Series Full Schedule
3-Match T20 International Series
1. First T20 International Match – 17 November 2021 – Jaipur – 7 PM
2. 2nd T20 International Match – 19 November 2021 – Ranchi – 7 PM
3. Third T20 International Match – 21 November 2021 – Kolkata – 7 PM
2 Match Test Series
1. First Test Match – 25-29 November 2021 – Kanpur – 9:30 am
2. 2nd Test Match – 3-7 December 2021 – Mumbai – 9:30 am