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T20 World Cup 2024: 1 match, 8 new records, Rohit Sharma made this world record

In the T20 World Cup on Monday, Team India, led by Rohit Sharma, defeated Australia by 24 runs in their last match of Super 8 and made it to the semi-finals. Indian captain Rohit Sharma, who was struggling to score runs for the last few matches, batted brilliantly and played an important innings of 93 runs in 41 balls. During this, Rohit Sharma hit 7 fours and 8 sixes. Rohit Sharma was awarded the Player of the Match award for this brilliant innings. Not only this, Rohit has also made records. What are those records, let’s know about them.

Highest individual score for India: Rohit has now become the Indian batsman with the second-highest individual score in the T20 World Cup.

Highest individual score for India in T20 World Cup

PlayerYearOpposition CountryScoreSuresh Raina2010South Africa101 runsRohit Sharma2024Australia92 runsVirat Kohli2016West Indies89* runs

Most boundaries: Rohit Sharma hit the ball across the boundary 15 times in the T20 World Cup, which is the most by any Indian batsman.

Rohit Sharma breaks Yuvraj’s record: Rohit Sharma has also broken a special record of Yuvraj Singh. He has become the Indian batsman to hit the most sixes in an innings of the T20 World Cup. Earlier in 2007, Yuvraj Singh had hit 7 sixes against England in Durban.

Indian batsmen who hit the most sixes in an innings in T20 World Cup

Player Year Opponent Country Sixers Rohit Sharma 2024 Australia 8 Yuvraj Singh 2007 England 7 Rohit Sharma 2010 Australia 6 Yuvraj Singh 2007 Australia 5 Suresh Raina 2010 South Africa 5 Hardik Pandya 2022 England 5

Most runs on the first 10 balls: Rohit scored 29 runs on the first 10 balls of his innings, which is a record. So far no other Indian batsman has scored so many runs so quickly in the T20 World Cup.

Fourth fastest half-century: Rohit Sharma completed fifty runs in just 19 balls. This is the fourth fastest half-century in T20 World Cup history. He scored fifty runs even before the powerplay over ended.

200 sixes completed: Rohit Sharma has completed 200 sixes in T20 International matches. Now he has 203 sixes to his name, making him the batsman who has hit the most sixes in T20 International.

Batsmen who hit the most sixes in T20 International

RankPlayerSixes1Rohit Sharma2032Martin Guptill1733Jos Buttler1374Glenn Maxwell1335Nicholas Pooran132

19000 runs in international cricket: Rohit played an innings of 92 runs. With this, he has completed 19000 runs in international cricket. He has become the fourth highest run-scorer among Indian batsmen after Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli and Rahul Dravid.

Most runs in T20I: Rohit Sharma has become the highest run-scorer in T20 Internationals. He has surpassed Pakistani captain Babar Azam. Rohit now has 4165 runs, while Babar Azam with 4145 runs and Virat Kohli with 4103 runs are in second and third place respectively.

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