Rohit Sharma Captain of the Indian cricket team in limited-overs due to Virat Kohli's absence. The cricketer who achieved the title of hit-man with his batting. Involved in select cricketers scoring double centuries in both ODIs and Tests. Under Rohit's captaincy, Team India played a T20 match against Bangladesh on 3 November. In this match, senior player Mushfiqur Rahim of Bangladesh gave his team a seven-wicket victory in the not out half-century.
All-rounder Krunal Pandya dropped the catch of Mushfiqur Rahim at a very important time. The match went out of India's hands as soon as this catch fell. In terms of captaincy, this match was not good for Rohit. But at the personal level, he made two big records by his name through this match.
Rohit, who was dismissed in the first over, was able to score only nine runs. But thanks to these nine runs, he once again became the highest run-scorer in T20 International. With these nine runs, his total runs in T20I has increased to 2,452. He left behind Indian Captain Virat Kohli. Kohli has a total of 2,450 runs in this format. After these two, Martin Guptill (2,326), Shoaib Malik (2,263), Brendon McCallum (2,140) are in this list.
Not only this, but Rohit has also beaten former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in one case through this match. This was the 99th T20I of Rohit's career. Mahendra Singh Dhoni's name so far is a total of 98 T20Is.
Talking overall, Rohit is at number three. Next to them are Shahid Afridi (99) and Shoaib Malik (111).
Some more records were also made in this match.
# This was the 1000th T20I.
# This was the 9th T20I match between India and Bangladesh.
# Bangladesh has defeated India for the first time in this shortest format of cricket.
In # T20I, Zimbabwe holds the record for the most consecutive defeats from any one team. Pakistan has defeated them 11 times so far.