Senior opener Rohit Sharma on Thursday turned the second Indian to finish 9000 runs in T20 cricket after skipper Virat Kohli.
Rohit achieved the feat when he drove spinner Adil Rashid for a single through the fourth T20 International towards England on the Narendra Modi Stadium.
He scored 12 runs in Thursday’s match. He was dismissed by pacer Jofra Archer.
Rohit, who is likely one of the modern-day greats in white-ball cricket, is the ninth highest-run getter in the T20 format.
More than half of his T20 runs got here in the Indian Premier League.
In T20 Internationals, Rohit has thus far amassed 2800 runs from 110 matches at a median of 32.41 and with a strike charge of 138.36.
Across T20s, he has amassed 9001 runs from 342 matches with a strike charge of 133.36. He has to his credit score six centuries and 63 fifties in the sport’s shortest format. Rohit additionally has over 500 runs ti his title in the IPL.
Last January, Rohit turned the third quickest participant in the world to succeed in 9000 runs in One-day Internationals.