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Rohit Sharma will break Virat Kohli’s big record as soon as he becomes captain in T20I, waiting for 15 months

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Rohit Sharma can Break Virat Kohli Record: Team India’s hitman Rohit Sharma has once again returned as captain in T20 International after more than a year. Rohit Sharma last played for the Indian team in the T20 World Cup 2022. That was the semi-final match and was played against England. Team India’s World Cup journey ended after the defeat in this match. Since then, neither Rohit Sharma nor Virat Kohli was seen playing for India in T20. Meanwhile, when Rohit Sharma comes to play against Afghanistan, a big record of Virat Kohli is going to be his target.

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli return to T20 team India after a long time

Before the T20 World Cup 2024, the selection committee of BCCI has taken a big decision. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have returned. However, many other great players have not been able to make a comeback yet. It is believed that before the T20 World Cup to be held in June, this is a special opportunity for Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli to show good performance and secure their place in the World Cup squad. Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma will be seen together again playing T20 International after about 15 months. Virat Kohli holds the record of scoring most runs for India as a captain in T20 International, but now Rohit Sharma can soon overtake Kohli.

Rohit Sharma can leave Virat Kohli behind

As captain, Virat Kohli has scored 1570 runs in 46 innings of 50 matches of T20 International. Talking about Rohit Sharma, till now he has scored 1527 runs in 51 innings of 51 matches. That means Rohit Sharma needs only 44 runs to overtake Virat Kohli. The number of runs is not very high. It is also certain that Rohit Sharma will play all three matches against Afghanistan. In such a situation, they can break this record in this series. After this, if he remains the captain in the World Cup also, then he will go far ahead of Virat Kohli.

T20 series between India and Afghanistan is starting from January 11.

The first match of the series that the Indian team will play against Afghanistan will be played on January 11 in Mohali. After this, the second match will be played in Indore on 14th and the third match will be played in Bangalore on 17th. This will be the last T20 series of the Indian team before the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. Almost all the players of the Indian team will play IPL after this, preparations will be done from there also, but there will be no international competition. Everyone’s eyes will be on how Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli perform in this series.

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