most sixes in test for india rohit sharma needs 2 sixes to surpass ms dhoni | IND vs ENG: Will Rohit create history in Rajkot? Big chance to leave Dhoni behind in this special record

By Nishu Bhardwaj February 11, 2024 1:25 PM IST

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Rohit has a chance to create history in Rajkot

India vs England: The 5-match Test series between India and England has reached an exciting turn. England won the first match of the series by 28 runs. But in the very next match, the Indian team made a spectacular comeback and won by 106 runs. In such a situation, the third match of the series is going to be very important. This match will be played at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. In this match, captain Rohit Sharma will have a chance to break a big record of MS Dhoni.

Will Rohit Sharma create history in Rajkot?

Rajkot Test is going to be very special for Indian captain Rohit Sharma. They will look to take the lead in the series by winning this match. At the same time, his eyes will also be on leaving behind MS Dhoni in terms of hitting the most number of sixes for India. Rohit Sharma has played 56 test matches for Team India so far. During this period, Rohit Sharma has scored 3827 runs in 96 innings, which includes 77 sixes. If Rohit hits 2 sixes in the third Test against England, he will become the second batsman to hit the most sixes for India in Tests. MS Dhoni has hit 78 sixes while playing 90 test matches for Team India.

The Indian who hit the most sixes in test

Virender Sehwag- 91 sixes

MS Dhoni- 78 sixes
Rohit Sharma- 77 sixes
Sachin Tendulkar- 69 sixes
Kapil Dev- 61 sixes

Virender Sehwag tops the list

The record of hitting most sixes in Tests for India is in the name of Virender Sehwag. Virender Sehwag had hit 91 sixes while playing 104 test matches for India. If Rohit wants to leave Virender Sehwag behind in this record, he will have to hit 15 more sixes in the Test. In such a situation, this series being played against England is going to be very important for Rohit Sharma.

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