Rohit Sharma Biography (Cricketer)

Rohit Sharma Biography, Facts, Career, Family, Wife, Net worth

Personal Information About Rohit Sharma

Name:- Rohit Gurunath Sharma
Nick Name:- Hitman, Brothaman, Shaana
D.O.B:- 30th April 1987
National Side:- India
Place of Birth:- Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Horoscope: – Taurus
Religion:- Hindu
Height:- 5 feet 9 inches
Marital Status:-  Married
Profession:- International cricketer (Plays for India)
Role:- Batsman
Style of Batting:- Right-Handed Batsman
Style of Bowling:- Right-arm off break
Nature on the field:- Sometimes aggressive but mostly calm

Rohit Sharma Major Teams: India, India A, India Under-19, Deccan Chargers, Mumbai Indians, India Green, Mumbai Cricket Association President’s XI, Mumbai Under-19.

Rohit Sharma Family Info

Father Name:- Gurunath Sharma
Mother Name:- Purnima Sharma
Brother Name:- Vishal Sharma (Younger brother)
Sister Name:- Not Known
Rohit Sharma Girlfriend/wife:- Ritika Sajdeh (m. 2015)
Children:- Samaira Sharma (Daughter)
Rohit Sharma Net Worth 2017:- $40 Million


Rohit Sharma is a fine and amazing Indian cricket player, Rohit is the opening batsman for the Indian Cricket Team in One Day Internationals. He is a consistent part of his national team for a long time because of his hard-hitting skill and technique with high-scoring capabilities. Rohit is known for being an efficient and hardworking cricketer and is credited with many matches winning for the Indian national team. Rohit is known in his team to be a quiet and cool-minded person. He has earned global recognition for his talent and powerful performance in the cricket world. Here is Rohit Sharma’s Biography, Career, Facts, Family, and Net worth.

Rohit Sharma Family and Education

Rohit Sharma was born on 30th April 1987 in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. Rohit’s father’s name is Gurunath Sharma and his mother’s name is Purnima Sharma, his parents belonged to Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. His brother’s name is Vishal Sharma. Rohit Sharma was raised by his uncle and his grandparents because Rohit’s parents cannot afford his expenses right from the beginning. Rohit Sharma’s full name is Rohit Gurunath Sharma. He has many nicknames such as Brothaman, Ro, Hitman, and Ro-Hit, these nicknames were given by his fans and friends. Rohit Sharma’s birthday is a special event and he celebrates his birthday with his family and friends. His education at the primary level was done at Our Lady of Vailankanni High School in Mumbai, later this from Swami Vivekanand International School Borivali on basis of Scholarship, due to his talented presentation and performance in the school cricket team.

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Rohit Sharma Love Affairs and Marriage

Rohit is a very popular cricketer in India, he has been a hot favorite among teen Indian girls. He is good-looking, well built with style and his hard-hitting batting style makes female fan following go crazy about Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma’s girlfriend Sofia Hayat was seen so many times posing on different occasions and at parties. Sharma and Sofiya dated for quite a long time, their relationship ended with each other abruptly. Sofiya Hayat ended the relationship when Sharma was facing a lot of criticism from the media because of his poor performance. Sofiya Hayat went off publicly mocking Rohit Sharma.

Rohit’s early affairs were with two other girls as well, Rohit’s first girlfriend was his classmate when he was in 11th class at Swami Vivekanand International School. Rohit Sharma’s second girlfriend was from Hyderabad and she was famous as “Chikki”. This relationship also ended due to the families of the couple came to know about their love affairs.

Rohit Sharma Wife Ritika Sajdeh

Rohit finally found his true love and love mate in his life, Rohit’s final love is Ritika Sajdeh. On 13th December 2015, Rohit Sharma married Ritika Sajdeh. In the same year five Indian cricketers get married, Harbhajan Singh married Geeta Basra, and Yuvraj Singh was engaged to Hazel Keech. Ritika is Rohit’s childhood friend but Rohit was in contact with Ritika for 6 years before marriage. At their wedding event, very popular cricketers were present, notable names of cricket world Sachin Tendulkar and special guest Ambanis were also at the wedding ceremony.

Rohit Sharma Domestic and First Class Career

He had a great journey in domestic cricket as well as international cricket. Rohit dominates the Indian batting lineup with other players like Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, and many other cricketers. Here is Rohit Sharma’s domestic career.

Rohit is really top-class cricketer in the domestic zone, playing for the team of Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy. In March 2005 at Udaipur, he made unbeaten innings of 142 runs off 23 balls in Deodhar Trophy against North Zone. This remarkable inning made him a very popular player in the domestic zone. In the season 2006-

2007 Rohit made his debut match for his first-class side in Mumbai. In first-class cricket, Rohit wasn’t successful beginning matches but later on, he scored a great inning of 205 runs off 267 balls in the game against Gujarat. Rohit made a half-century against Bengal in the final match. Rohit’s performances in domestic matches are commendable.

List A Career of Rohit Sharma

Rohit made his List A debut in the Deodhar Trophy for West Zone against Central Zone. His performances for the India A side in Australia and Abu Dhabi made him very popular and he became a favorite player for all cricket lovers. Later Rohit was picked for Challengers Trophy initial list, although Rohit did not make the final squad. Rohit had not made his Ranji Trophy debut until that time. Sharma was also picked for the NKP Salve Challenger Trophy.

Test Career of Rohit Sharma

In 2012, Rohit Sharma came to the Indian international cricket test team as a reserve batsman. But his injury while playing football in the warm-up match on the first morning of the game stopped him from making his test debut. In 2013, during legend cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s farewell Test series, Rohit made his debut test match against West Indies at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Rohit had scored 177 runs which was the second highest score in the debut match by an Indian.

In the next match, Rohit scored 111runs unbeaten at his home ground at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. He became the third Indian player to score back-to-back centuries in the initial two test matches. Rohit Sharma’s highest score in the Test match series to date 22014 has been 177. He has been a part of many winning matches and so many matches have even been won reason of his immense support and dedication to the Indian team.

One Day International Career of Rohit Sharma

In 2007, India tour to Ireland, and Rohit Sharma was first selected for the One Day Internationals matches, he officially made his ODI debut against Ireland, although he did not bat in the match. Rohit Sharma is the 1 st batsman who scored two double centuries in the One Day International series. Rohit Sharma’s records are still increasing with his unbeatable striking rate. He made his brilliant mark on the international level by scoring an unbeaten 50 runs in the 2007 ICC World Cup T20 against South Africa on a very crucial stage to make India win the match. This win preserved India’s position in the semifinals of the tournament. After this outstanding performance, Rohit’s fans’ and followers increased at a very high level. His consistency provides him with a permanent place on the Indian cricket team.

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Rohit Sharma’s first One Day international half-century came against Pakistan. After playing against Pakistan he went on to Australia’s tour where he made 235 runs with an average of 33.57 in two fifties. Later on, his One Day International performances suffered a lot and Rohit’s middle-order position was changed in the team. Rohit was recalled to the ODI India cricket team in 2009. In 2010 Rohit Sharma’s ODI century happened for the 1 st time with a score of 114 runs. His centuries made his team win in the ODI series where Rohit was replaced when Sachin Tendulkar was resting. He performed really outstandingly. Sharma’s highest score to date is 264 runs against Sri Lanka. In 2014, Rohit became the 1 st person to make more than 250 runs in the ODI cricket world.

South Africa tour to India on October 2015, Rohit scored 106 runs in the 1 st T20I at HPCA Stadium, Dharamshala. After this milestone, Rohit became the second Indian player to have scored centuries in all formats of the match. In the 1 st ODI match against South Africa of the same tour, Rohit scored 150 runs off 133 balls. Rohit is a talented cricketer and his level of experience and maturity level gets higher and higher after every game.

Rohit Sharma T20 Career

In 2007, Rohit made his T20 debut against England, and his performance as well. He has played some very phenomenal innings for the Indian cricket team which paved his way to creating a permanent spot on the Indian National team. Rohit Sharma has been awarded Man of the Match titles for the game twice for his great performance in two unbeaten fifties. Rohit’s confidence increased to a higher level and this confidence was given by his great performances.

Rohit Sharma IPL Career

Batsman Rohit Sharma is not only successful in Test matches, ODI series, and T2o games, but he is also one of the most successful cricketers in the Indian Premier League, he has a unique record of finishing the match by scoring a last-ball six. Rohit was bought by the Deccan Chargers for the amount of US$750,000 in the 2008 IPL season. In the 2008 IPL season, Rohit was one of the leading run scorers with 404 runs with an average of 36.72. Rohit Sharma has also held the coveted Orange Cap for a long time.

In the season 2009 Indian Premier League Rohit was appointed as the vice-captain of his team Deccan Chargers. In an exciting match against Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL, when 21 runs were required off the last over of the match, Rohit brilliantly scored 26 runs off the over from the Bangladeshi player Masharafe Mortaza to steal a win. Rohit’s performance in IPL was unforgettable that how he made a possible win for his team in the final over of the match. Rohit was the 5th bowler to take an IPL hat-trick, he was awarded the best player of the tournament.

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Rohit was sold for US$2 million to the Mumbai Indians in the 2011 IPL players’ auction. In the 2013 IPL season, Rohit was promoted as the permanent captain of the franchise Mumbai Indians in place of Ricky Ponting, after their poor performance form of Ponting. Mumbai Indians won the IPL Trophy for the first time under Sharma’s captaincy. It was a terrific time for Rohit as a captain he won the IPL Trophy for the Mumbai Indians as well as won the Champions League in the same year 2013.

On 24th May 2015, once again Rohit helped and support his team Mumbai Indians to win the IPL 8 title by beating the strong franchise of IPL Chennai with a margin of 41 runs in the final match. He played an unbeaten 50 runs off 26 balls for the team to score 202/5, he also won the title of the Man of the Match award in the final game.

Rohit Sharma became the only one of the IPL captains who won the IPL Trophy twice. Rohit also became the 2nd cricketer to be a part of the playing XI that won the Indian Premier League title 3 times. One Rohit won with the Deccan Chargers and twice with the Mumbai Indians.

In other words, we can say Rohit is seen as a quick-scoring batsman in the Indian Premier League matches and he has even taken his franchise team to many victories in the match. He is the key player for his team who lead his team at a very high level with victory.

 Rohit Sharma Records and Milestones
Sharma became the 2nd Indian Cricketer to score a century in a T20I game.
Rohit became the highest individual One Day international player to score 264 runs in the match against Sri Lanka.
He also became the 1 st cricketer to hit 2 double centuries in the One Day International match.
He broke the record of Shane Watson for most runs with 4s and 6s in an innings scoring 186.
In an ODI inning, Rohit hit the most number of 4s with 33 fours.
He scored the highest ODI against South Africa by making 150 runs in Kanpur.
Rohit Sharma has the highest number of 6s, in an ODI match, he hit 16 sixes.
In IPL, Rohit marked a hat-trick.
Rohit is the most runs scored by any player in ODI series with 491 runs in Indian in 2013-14 series against Australia.
Rohit scored 171 runs not out in an ODI match against Australia at Perth.
Rohit Sharma’s Net worth

Rohit is one of the typical Indian natural and very talented cricketers, he started from the grass root level and then gradually made his way to the topmost position in the cricket world. Rohit’s record list goes on and on after his every performance, he is the 2nd Indian player to register centuries in all the 3 layouts of cricket. The net worth of Rohit Sharma is very high because he is a rich cricketer, he earned an exceptional amount from the IPL.

Rohit’s demand in IPL increases due to his great performance in the tournament. Rohit is now serving as a permanent captain of MI as of 2016. Rohit Sharma’s net worth is abundant and increasing daily, Rohit’s primary source of income is a contract of BCCI, IPL money, an advertisement for multinational companies, and his shares in many businesses. He has a different source of income. He was on the list of popular magazines as the 46th richest cricketer by Forbes magazine. Rohit Sharma’s net worth in 2017 is $40 Million. Rohit Sharma’s yearly income is $6 Million. His monthly income is $0.4 Million. Rohit Sharma’s salary in IPL 2017 is 115,000,000Rs.

Favorite Things of Rohit Sharma
Batsman:- Sachin Tendulkar
Food:- Chinese
Movie:- Veer Zara
Hobbies:- Listening to music and learning guitar, play indoor Games.
Cars collection:- BMW M5 white edition

Some Facts about Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma does smoke or not, is not known.
Rohit drinks alcohol, not known.
In 2013-2014, Rohit was sarcastically called “Maggi Man” on different sites of social media, when Rohit was out of form and couldn’t perform well.
Rohit Sharma’s idol is Sachin Tendulkar.
Rohit Sharma has the dream to own an Aston Martin.
Once Rohit admitted that he suffers batting against fast bowler Bret Lee.
Rohit’s family roots are from Andhra Pradesh, very few people know about it, Rohit can speak fluent Tamil.
He was not financially stable and this was the reason Rohit was given a scholarship for his studies, the scholarship was given due to his cricket abilities.
Once Rohit bunked school to meet Virender Sehwag. He loves eating eggs, belonging to a vegetarian family it is difficult for him to do so; he used to go out to eat eggs. Rohit’s friend once challenged him to eat 45 eggs and Rohit won the challenge.
Rohit Sharma can fluently converse in 4 different languages, Hindi, English, Telugu, and Marathi.



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