Rohit Sharma is the first and only batsman in the world to score five hundreds in a single World Cup
Rohit Sharma is the first and only batsman in the world to score five hundreds in a single World Cup

Rohit Sharma is the first and only batsman in the world to score five hundreds in a single World Cup. In 2019 world cup, Rohit scores were, 122, 57, 0, 140, 1, 18, 102, 104, 103 and 1 in 10 innings.

Rohit along with Sachin holds the record of most centuries in World Cups with 6 hundreds each. Rohit took just 16 innings (total 977 runs) for his six centuries, spanning two World Cups (2015 & 2019).

About Rohit Sharma (from Wikipedia Page)

Rohit Gurunath Sharma is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and captains Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League as a right-handed batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler.

He is the vice-captain of the Indian national team in limited-overs formats.

Sharma holds the world record for the highest individual score by a batsman playing in a one-day international match, having scored 264 against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on 13 November 2014.

He is the only player to have scored three double-centuries in this form of international cricket.

In January 2020, Sharma was named as the ODI Player of the Year by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

During the 2019 World Cup, Sharma became the first batsman to score five hundreds in a single edition in World Cup history.

On 5 October 2019, during a Test match against South Africa, Sharma became the first batsman to score two centuries in a match on his first appearance as an opening batsman. In the same series, he broke Shimron Hetmyer’s record for the highest number of sixes in a Test series.

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