Published: April 15, 2020 12:30:40 pm
England batsman Jos Buttler was effusive in his reward for Rohit Sharma, describing the India opener as an superior participant, who can “effortlessly” take down any opposition by scoring massive lots of.
“Rohit Sharma I think is an awesome player,” Buttler mentioned throughout an Instagram dwell session on Rajasthan Royals web page.
“Effortless. Quite lots of Indian gamers have that superior model.
“He has been fantastic for a long time and I just like the way he bats and the effortless nature in which he takes people down.”
Rohit is presently thought to be one of the best ODI gamers, ranked solely behind India skipper Virat Kohli on the high of the ICC rankings. The Mumbaikar is the one batsman to have scored three double lots of in the format.
The 32-year-old had equalled Sachin Tendulkar’s report for many centuries in World Cup matches when he scored 5 lots of on the 2019 World Cup to finish up because the highest-scorer with 648 runs.
“One of the things I have seen with Rohit is that if he gets in, he scores big runs and really affects the game. He must have scored 4-5 hundreds in the World Cup last year,” mentioned Buttler, who had shared the dressing room with Rohit at Mumbai Indians in the 2016 and 2017 seasons.
Buttler feels the Indian gamers now have turn into higher in negotiating quick balls.
“I think a few years ago people used to attack Indian players with the short ball but Rohit smashes them. Then you go fuller and he smashes them right down the ground.”
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