15 years ago, on this day, India captain Rohit Sharma made his international debut.© BCCI
15 years ago, on this day, India captain Rohit Sharma made his international debut. The 35-year-old played his first match for the Indian team against Ireland in a One Day International match in Belfast on June 23, 2007. After completing 15 years in international cricket, Rohit took to social media and shared a special message about this milestone. opportunity. Rohit thanked everyone who was part of this journey, adding that he will treasure this journey for the rest of his life.
“15 years in my favorite shirt Hello everyone. Today I will complete 15 years of international cricket since my debut in India. What a journey it has been, surely one that I will cherish for the rest of my life,” said Rohit said in an official statement.
15 years in my favorite jersey pic.twitter.com/ctT3ZJzbPc
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) June 23, 2022
“I just want to thank everyone who has been part of this journey and a special thank you to the people who have helped me become the player I am today,” he added.
“To all cricket lovers, fans and critics, your love and support for the team is what gets us through these obstacles that we all inevitably encounter. Thank you, RS,” he concluded.
Rohit will take to the field later today when he leads India against Leicestershire in a four-day training match.
Interestingly, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah and Prasidh Krishna will play for the county team, managed by Sam Evans.
This will be the only warm-up match for the Indian side ahead of their rescheduled fifth Test against England at Edgbaston, starting July 1.
The fifth test was postponed last year due to a Covid outbreak in the Indian camp. India leads the series 2-1.
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