Team India and Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has turned 36 years of age, and his fans across the nation have geared up in excitement to celebrate the birthday of one of the best cricketers in the limited Overs format. Sharma’s pre-birthday celebration was held in Mumbai last night, which was attended by his near and dear ones, including the cricketer’s wife, Ritika Sajdeh, Mumbai Indians teammates, Tim David and Riley Meredith, as well as the franchise owner Akash Ambani.
Rohit Sharma, the ‘Hitman’ has been flooded with birthday wishes by fans as well as teammates on several social media platforms. Here’s how the cricket fraternity wished Hitman on his birthday.
Rohit Sharma to play RR in the 1000th IPL match
Mumbai Indians are all set to clash against Rajasthan Royals at the Wankhede Stadium on April 30, Sunday, which will be the 1000th IPL game. Not only this, but the day also marks his 10 years as Mumbai Indians captain, as he overtook the captaincy from Ricky Ponting in 2013. While the celebrations for Sharma from his near and dear ones still remain under wraps, a fan club in Hyderabad will reveal a massive 60 feet cut-out of the MI skipper to celebrate the occasion.
Notably, Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians have won three out of their seven fixtures, and are currently hanging at the bottom-second spot of the points table in the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League.