Interesting Facts about Rohit Sharma!
Spyn Web Team
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Rohit Sharma has been in the news, After India’s heartbreaking defeat in the ICC World Cup final against Australia. Here are some interesting facts about Indian Skipper and “Hitman” of International cricket, Rohit Sharma.
His full name is Rohit Gurunath Sharma.
Growing Up in Borivali: A Glimpse into Rohit Sharma’s Childhood
Rohit Sharma’s childhood was spent in the vibrant locality of Borivali, surrounded by the love of his grandparents. However, due to financial constraints, his parents lived in a modest 1 BHK in Dombivili. This led to a move to Borivali, marking a significant shift in Rohit’s early life.
Rohit Sharma’s family tree intertwines with Bollywood stardom through his wife, Ritika Sajdeh, who is the cousin of sports management guru Bunty Sachdeva. Bunty, in turn, is linked to Salman Khan through his sister Seema Sachdeva’s marriage to Sohail Khan. This connection places Rohit Sharma in the extended family circle of the renowned actor Salman Khan.
Adding a touch of glamour, Bunty Sachdeva is rumored to be romantically involved with Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha.
Rohit Sharma etched his name in cricket history by achieving the highest individual score in ODIs – a staggering 264 runs in a single innings.
Beyond the cricket field, Rohit Sharma showcases his versatility by fluently conversing in four languages: English, Hindi, Marathi, and Telugu. His roots trace back to Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
Despite being a vegetarian, Rohit Sharma has a unique liking for eggs, consumed only outside his home to honor family traditions. Known for his playful side, he once dared a friend to devour 50 eggs without a break.
Rohit Sharma’s forgetful nature is a well-known quirk; he often leaves belongings in buses or hotels. In a memorable incident, he misplaced his passport before an overseas match. Shared by Dinesh Kartik in an interview, Rohit humorously remarked, “Everybody forgets their passports,” highlighting a relatable side to the cricket star’s personality.
Rohit Sharma is fluent in four Indian Langauges: Hindi, English, Marathi and Telugu
Rohit Sharma has hit the most sixes in history (combining Test, ODI and T20).