ROHIT SHARMA

  • IPL 8: Learning leadership skills from Ricky Ponting, says Rohit Sharma 4 hours 7 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said on Monday that having two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting in the side as coach helps him learn a lot about leadership skills and qualities. "Whenever I get the opportunity to captain a side, it is a learning process for me. Also I am...
  • I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma 6 hours 25 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, on Monday, expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured". "Kushi to bahut hai (I feel very happy). I am honoured that BCCI has recommended my name. It felt very good when...
  • BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna award Yesterday

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday recommended dashing batsman Rohit Sharma for this year's Arjuna award. "The (Board of Control for Cricket in India) working committee recommended Rohit Sharma for the Arjuna award for the year 2015," its secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release. The Mumbai boy, who rewrote the world record...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma praises Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan after MI's win Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was effusive in his praise for his bowlers, who defended a modest 157 against Sun Risers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket game on Saturday. "It was a brilliant bowling performance as defending 157 was not easy. The bowlers executed the plans superbly and as a...
  • IPL 8: We failed to capitalise on the good start, says Rohit Sharma 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday regretted at not capitalising on a good start provided by his openers as his team slumped to their fourth loss in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). Chasing a target of 191 runs, Parthiv Patel and West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons got...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Delhi Daredevils sink Mumbai Indians by 37 runs to break home jinx 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Leg Spinner Imran Tahir returned with a three-wicket haul after skipper Jean-Paul Duminy and Shreyas Iyer's batting exploits as Delhi Daredevils ended a nine-match losing streak at home with a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match, here on Thursday. Chasing 191 for a win,...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 4 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla. ...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 4 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their ninth straight...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma fined for slow over rate 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs.12 lakh on Monday for his team's slow over rate during Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bengaluru. MI beat RCB by 18 runs to clinch their first victory of the tournament, following four consecutive defeats. According...
  • IPL 8: Good to see MI batsmen doing well, says Rohit Sharma 1 week ago

    Bangalore: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday credited the top order batsmen for the 18-run win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. "I think the way we batted in the first few overs was good. We were positive throughout. Good to see the batsmen applying...
  • Mumbai Indians beat RCB by 18 runs to register their first win in IPL 8 1 week ago

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in the IPL 2015. Sent into bat, Lendl Simmons and Unmukt Chand first smashed strokeful half-centuries to power Mumbai Indians to an imposing 209 for seven and...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 16 April 19, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league. Mumbai were in a similar situation even last season, losing all...
  • IPL 8: We lost the match when CSK scored 90 in six overs, says Rohit Sharma April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said that his bowlers tried their best against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) but nothing worked out as some excellent batting by the CSK openers took the game away from the hosts in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Wankhede Stadium. "Our bowlers tried...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • Rohit Sharma should open the batting for Mumbai Indians April 17, 2015

    Rohit Sharma and Lendl Simmons should open the batting for Mumbai Indians when they look to get back to winning ways in this year's IPL against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 12 April 17, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings. The home team, which has lost all three matches they played...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma to continue to bat at No.4 for Mumbai Indians April 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indian skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said he wants to continue batting at number four to keep the balance and combination of the team right. Against Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday, Rohit came in to bat at four but got out without scoring. "Looking at the balance and combination of...
  • IPL 8: 'Mumbai Indians looking for Finch's replacement' April 16, 2015

    Mumbai: After confirming the news of injured Aaron Finch being ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said his team is looking for a suitable replacement but no one has been finalised yet. "Yes, Finch is ruled out of the IPL 2015. We...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma rues shoddy MI batting, undisciplined bowling April 15, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad: With Mumbai Indians slumping to their third consecutive defeat in IPL 8, captain Rohit Sharma blamed lack of discipline with the ball for their third consecutive defeat. Steve Smith struck his maiden IPL half-century as the young Australian led Rajasthan Royals to a comfortable seven-wicket win on Tuesday. ...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan vs Mumbai, IPL 8, Match 9 April 14, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Buoyed by their thrilling last-ball win against Delhi Daredevils, a confident Rajasthan Royals will take on a beleaguered Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League cricket encounter. Having won their first two matches on the road, the Steven Smith-led side will...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma blames batsmen for Mumbai's loss to KXIP April 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Succumbing to their second straight defeat in the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday said his batsmen got out to poor shots against the Kings XI Punjab here. Kings XI won the game by 18 runs at the Wankhede stadium. "I thought we lost it in...
  • IPL 8: Harbhajan's 64 off 24 in vain as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs April 12, 2015

    Harbhajan Singh played a blinder of an innings to single-handedly take Mumbai Indians to striking distance of a dramatic victory with a stunning 24-ball 64 before his side lost their IPL match against Kings XI Punjab by 18 runs in an exciting contest on Sunday. The out of favour India player,...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 7 April 12, 2015

    for LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians take on Kings XI Punjab in battle of first-game losers April 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match here on Sunday in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after losses in their lung-openers. While MI...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma expresses disappointment after losing against KKR April 9, 2015

    Rohit Sharma felt another blinder to take his team to a respectable total but at the end it was just not enough to get them across the line against KKR in the opening match of the IPL. ...
  • IPL 2015: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma April 9, 2015

    Kolkata: The talented Indian youngsters of Kolkata Knight Riders made all the difference as Mumbai Indians struggled to get breakthroughs, skipper Rohit Sharma said after their seven-wicket loss in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener on Wednesday. "Their strength is their domestic batters who utilised the conditions in a better way,...