Rohit Sharma is known for his power-packed batting style.In IPL season he is leading the MI.His team is doing good under his captaincy they have won the 4 matches out of the 5 played matches.They are at number 2 position in the points table.Rohit Sharma was facing some problems with the bat in first four matches.But in the last match against Gujrat lions, he played a match winning innings of 40 runs.Now it will be interesting to see whether he will keep playing at number 4 or he will open the innings for the MI.
What he said about Opening the innings
In a press conference, he said “I would love to open but then you have to think certain things from the team’s perspective. I mean with me batting at three, four it gives the right balance. If the team requires me to open, I will go and open also,” In the last match, he scored 40 runs in just 29 balls in which he struck 3 fours and one six.But his total score in 5 matches sis 49 with an average of 12.25.He must be looking for the improvement in his record.
So his fans must be looking for when he will change his batting position and will bat at the opening.In international matches, he has done well while opening the innings.Let us see where he plays in the match against the KXIP on 20th April.