Rohit Sharma is an African cricketer

ODI World Cup 2023: South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has become a calling call for captain Rohit Sharma in international cricket. Yes, you heard it right. Whenever Rabada and Rohit clash on the field, Rabada always appears to be one step ahead of the Indian captain. The same trend continues in the World Cup. The 37th match of the World Cup 2023 is being played between India and South Africa in Kolkata. The two teams met again in this game. During this, Rabada once again looked heavy on the Indian captain and showed him the way to the pavilion by dismissing him. Rohit Sharma became the first batsman to score three double centuries in the history of ODI cricket.

The African fast bowler has sent Rohit Sharma to the pavilion 12 times so far in international cricket. After him is Kiwi fast bowler Tim Southee. Saudi Arabia has made Sharma its victim 11 times. Angelo Mathews of Sri Lanka is at third place in this list. Mathews has trapped Rohit in his own net 10 times at the international level.

Bowlers who dismissed Rohit most number of times at international level:

12 – Kagiso Rabada – South Africa
11 – Tim Southee – New Zealand
10 – Angelo Mathews – Sri Lanka
09 – Nathan Lyon – Australia
08 – Trent Boult – New Zealand

Kagiso Rabada has taken Rohit Sharma to the pavilion five times each in Test and ODI formats respectively. At the same time, he has been forced to go to the pavilion twice in the T20 format. Hitman Sharma has scored 160 runs in 160 balls at a strike rate of 81.9 in the ODI against Rabada.