Sunil Gavaskar Gives His Personal opinions on Rohit Sharma’s First Match As India’s White-Ball Captaincy.
Sunil Gavaskar rated Rohit Sharma’s first match as full-time white-ball captain, India vs. West Indies. In the first ODI, Rohit led India to victory in Ahmedabad.
Rohit Sharma’s tenure as full-time Team India white-ball captain began with a six-wicket victory over the West Indies in the first ODI of their three-match series at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium. In pursuit of a 177-run target, Rohit hit a half-century to help his team reach 178 for four in 28 overs.
Even before that, he threw the coin in such a way that Pollard misjudged it. So keep in mind that he was correct right from the start. As a result, a win like this is always a good start, and he contributed to the win; in terms of scoring with your specialty, batting.”
“You’ve done that, and you’ve also been able to change the bowling and field placement. You get almost everything right. So, if you ask me to rate him on a scale of ten, I’d say 9.99 “, he went on to say.
The toss was won by Rohit, who chose to bowl. Yuzvendra Chahal took four wickets to assist India in bowling out the West Indies for 176 runs in 43.5 overs.
Jason Holder led the way for the visitors, scoring 57 runs off 71 balls.
In the chase, Rohit smashed 60 runs off 51 balls, while Suryakumar Yadav hit an unbeaten 34 runs off 36 balls.
Both teams will meet in the second One-Day International (ODI) on Wednesday in Ahmedabad.