India vs New Zealand Rohit Sharma 1st ODI: The first match of the ODI series between India and New Zealand is being played in Hyderabad. For this match, Team India won the toss and decided to bat first. During this, Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill came to open. Rohit contributed 38 runs and returned to the pavilion after being dismissed. But he broke a special record of Mahendra Singh Dhoni in this match. Rohit has become the player to hit the most sixes on Indian soil.
Rohit faced 38 balls in Hyderabad ODI and scored 34 runs with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes. In this way, he took the record of hitting the most sixes in India. Rohit has hit a total of 125 ODI sixes in Team India. Dhoni is in second place in this matter. Dhoni has hit 123 sixes. Sachin Tendulkar is in third place with 71 sixes. Virat Kohli has hit 66 sixes in ODIs. He is at the fourth position. Yuvraj Singh is in fifth place with 65 sixes.
Significantly, in terms of hitting the most ODI sixes in world cricket, former Pakistan player Shahid Afridi is on top. He has hit 351 sixes in 398 matches. Chris Gayle is at number two. Gayle has hit 331 sixes in 301 matches. Sanath Jayasuriya is in third place. Jayasuriya has hit 270 sixes in 445 matches. Rohit is at the fourth position. He has hit 265 sixes in 239 matches.
Players who hit the most ODI sixes in India –
- Rohit Sharma – 125
- Mahendra Singh Dhoni – 123
- Sachin Tendulkar – 71
- Virat Kohli – 66
- Yuvraj Singh – 65
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