Sachin Tendulkar presents Jersey to Rohit Sharma On his 200th IPL Match for MI
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Sachin Tendulkar presents Jersey to Rohit Sharma On his 200th IPL Match for MI
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Rohit Sharma completed his 200th game for Mumbai Indians and on the Beautiful moment, Legendary Sachin Tendulkar presented a jersey to Rohit Sharma.

Rohit Sharma had joined the franchise back in 2011. Sharma had scored 5,084 runs at an average of 29.39 and a strike rate of 129.86. He has scored a century and 34 fifties in 195 innings for MI. His best score for MI is 109 not out.

 Rohit Sharma was appointed skipper for Mumbai Indians in 2013. Ricky Ponting used to captain MI before Rohit. He had led Mumbai Indians with the absolute best leadership making them 5 times champion in Ipl. Rohit Sharma is one of the most successful Captains of all time in IPL equally with MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings. Sharma won the IPL title in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2020.

Mumbai Indian had won the 5 finals beating following teams

  1. 2013 vs Chennai Super Kings, Won by 23 runs
  2. 2015 vs Chennai Super Kings, won by 41 runs
  3. 2017 vs Rising Pune Supergiant, won by 1 run
  4. 2019 vs Chennai Super Kings, won by 1 run
  5. 2020 vs Delhi Capitals, won by 5 wickets

Rohit Sharma is currently the all-time highest run-getter for Mi with 5,084 runs and stands at No. 4 in the All-time highest run scorer in IPL history. Virat Kohli is at the top of the table in the list.

Sharma has captained MI for a total of 158 matches with 87 wins and 67 losses. He had a win percentage of 55.06 in the IPL. Rohit has won 16 Player of the Match awards for Mumbai Indians which is the most by any MI player Rohit Sharma and men had defeated Chennai Super Kings thrice in the finals.

 On March 27 It is Rohit’s 200th appearance for the Mumbai Indians and In this special moment, Mumbai management left no effort to appreciate Rohit for his contribution to the Mumbai Indian franchise as a player and as a captain.  Before Match A small celebration was organized where the legendary Sachin Tendulkar was seen presenting him jersey in gold and blue marked 200 on jersey number. The 200 number in the jersey was appreciaton for Rohit’s 200 Matches for MI.

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