- Rohit will open for India in Test Series Against RSA.
- Will Rohit justify the role given to him by the selectors?
- Sourav Ganguly appreciated the decision.
Rohit Sharma is a big name in Indian cricket especially in limited over cricket. Everyone wants to know about “Will Rohit Sharma get success in Test Cricket as an opener” or Not? He is one of the world’s best player in white-ball cricket. But in cricket’s longest format he is yet to prove himself. Rohit is also known as “Mr. Talented” because of his ability to play free-flowing cricket shots and convert starts in big innings, but at the start of his career, he can’t be able to cement his spot in team India as a middle-order batsman.
Will Rohit Sharma Get Success in Test Cricket as opener?
Eventually, Indian captain,MS Dhoni decided to try him as an opener in limited over cricket and that decision proved a masterstroke for Sharma’s career as well as for team India.
As an opener Rohit become a monster who can destroy opposition teams on his own, he is one of the most successful openers of limited-overs cricket in world cricket but in Test cricket still, he is not a permanent member of Team India.
After hitting two consecutive hundreds in his debut test series Rohit not looking a promising player to continue as a middle-order batsman. Now after 6 years of test debut Rohit gets a chance as an opener in test cricket against South Africa.
Sourav Ganguly’s Statement on Rohit Sharma Opening
Will this decision of the Indian selectors prove to be a masterstroke again or not? According to the Indian cricket legend, Sourav Ganguly; the promotion of Rohit as an opener will prove a great decision for the Indian cricket team.
We hope that Hitman will become a successful opener in test cricket also just like limited-overs cricket. Hopefully, we will be going to see Sharma’s long career in test cricket format, many tremendous innings and records by Rohit.