Rohit Sharma (Mumbai Indians) and Shikhar Dhawan (Sunrisers Hyderabad) are important cogs within the wheel for his or her respective franchises and in addition type a great opening mixture when enjoying for India in limited-overs cricket.
In relation to batting kinds, nothing a lot to distinguish as each are pure stroke gamers and on their day can take the perfect of bowling assaults aside. However enjoying within the Indian Premier League, Rohit has the added burden of captaincy whereas Dhawan obtained his share of strain too and is anticipated to shoulder the duty of giving his group a strong begin in David Warner’s absence.
Dhawan has obtained off the blocks on this version of IPL in opposition to Rajasthan Royals, by cracking a match-winning 57-ball 78, whereas Rohit scored a 18-ball 15 within the opener in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings.
In Twenty Internationals, Rohit has scored 1852 runs which incorporates two a whole lot and 15 half-centuries at a strike-rate of 135.77. However, Dhawan has performed fewer matches to Rohit, however obtained six fifties and a strike-rate of 128.48.
In limited-overs cricket, particularly the T20s, begin is essential and each the 2 openers will play a crucial position of their group’s marketing campaign this season.