Glenn McGrath and Rohit Sharma. (Getty Photos)
NEW DELHI: Opening batsman Rohit Sharma on Sunday stated that he wish to face Glenn McGrath if supplied with a possibility to play towards a bowler from the previous.
The fitting-handed batsman picked the Australian when a fan requested him to choose one bowler from the previous whom Rohit wish to face.
In a video message on Twitter, Rohit answered: “I wish to face Glenn McGrath.”
Mcgrath is the fifth-highest wicket-taker in Check cricket as he has 563 wickets from 124 matches.
The Australian pacer was identified for bowling at an impeccable line and size and he had referred to as time on his profession after the 2007 World Cup.
The pacer completed with 381 wickets in ODI cricket.
Alternatively, Rohit has cemented his place within the Indian aspect throughout all codecs and is now the vice-captain of the white-ball group.
Final 12 months’s World Cup had been phenomenal for Rohit as he was the best scorer of the occasion together with 5 centuries and one fifty in 9 video games.
He scored 648 runs within the event and have become the primary batsman to hit 5 centuries within the single version of the World Cup historical past.
Rohit broke Kumar Sangakkara’s report of 4 centuries in a single version of the World Cup.
Now a vice-captain of the ODI squad, he has performed 224 ODIs, 108 T20Is, and 32 Exams thus far. He has scored 14,029 runs throughout all codecs.
The 33-year-old is the one participant on this planet to have three double tons to his credit score in ODI cricket. He additionally holds the report for the best particular person rating within the 50-over format for his knock of 264 runs towards Sri Lanka on the Eden Gardens.
Rohit was additionally nominated for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2020 by the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI).