The legend of Rohit Sharma is growing by the day in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020). After completing 5000 runs landmark in the game against KingsXI Punjab, now MI skipper has achieved another landmark.
With his half-century against KXIP, Rohit now has completed 38 fifties in his IPL career. He is now 2nd in the list of most 50’s in IPL history along with Suresh Raina. Only Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner has more half centuries than Rohit. Warner has scored 44 fifties in IPL in comparison to Rohit’s 38.
This is Rohit’s 2nd 50 this IPL.
Earlier Rohit joined an elite list of the Indian Premier League (IPL) history. MI legend has became only the 3rd batsman to reach 5000 IPL runs after RCB captain Virat Kohli and Chennai Super Kings’ Suresh Raina on Friday.
IPL 2020 : Rohit Sharma completes 5000 runs, check highest IPL scorers list
Rohit is currently placed at the third position in the list of highest run-scorers in IPL with over 5,000 runs. Kohli has scored 5430 runs in 180 matches at an average of 37.12. Raina, on the other hand, has scored 5368 runs in 193 games at an average of 33.34.
While Kohli (5427* IPL runs) has been the fastest to reach the 5000-mark, in 157 innings, Raina (5368 IPL runs) is second in the list as he took 173 innings to complete 5000 runs. Rohit Sharma, the newest entry in the list, has taken 187 IPL innings and is the slowest among the 3 IPL stalwarts.
Rohit is also the most successful captain in the Indian Premier League having led Mumbai Indians to 4 IPL titles
Rohit also reached the 600-run mark against KXIP when he scored his 10th run in IPL 2020 clash. This is the fifth IPL team against which Rohit Sharma has scored more than 600 IPL runs.
MI vs KXIP in IPL 2020 LIVE: Where to catch MI vs KXIP Live Streaming?
The match between MI vs KXIP will be live broadcasted on Star Sports Network in the Indian Sub-Continent. The MI vs KXIP will also be Live Streamed on Disney+ Hotstar.
IPL 2020 Fans can also catch the MI vs KXIP Live Score & Ball by Ball Updates on InsideSport.co