Rohit Sharma records at ICC knockouts 

The unbeaten Indian team is all set for the semi-finals of the 2023 ICC World Cup by finishing at the top of the points table at the end of the league stage. However, India is yet to play one match against the Netherlands in Bengaluru on 12th November, but it will not have any effect on the points table and India will remain at the top irrespective of the result. 

Now, as India is heading towards the knockout stage, all eyes will be on the senior players of the team including the skipper Rohit Sharma. Rohit has been in tremendous form in the ongoing tournament with 442 runs from eight matches played so far at an average of 55.25 including two half-centuries and a hundred

The 36-year-old has provided great starts for India on many many occasions in the ongoing tournament and set the momentum for the rest of the batters to come. He will be one of the players to look out for in the semi-finals and his contribution will be crucial for India to win the match. 

Talking about his records in pressure matches, Rohit Sharma has a quite good record in the ICC knockout matches since he first appeared in the 2007 T20 World Cup. The right-handed batter has amassed 620 runs at an average of 44.28 in knockout matches, including ODI World Cup, T20 World Cup and Champions Trophy.

S.No. Format Runs Balls Opposition Ground Year
1 T20I 8* 5 Australia Durban 2007
2 T20I 30* 16 Pakistan Johannesburg 2007
3 ODI 33 50 Sri Lanka Cardiff 2013
4 ODI 9 14 England Birmingham 2013
5 T20I 24 13 South Africa Dhaka 2014
6 T20I 29 26 Sri Lanka Dhaka 2014
7 ODI 137 126 Bangladesh Melbourne 2015
8 ODI 34 48 Australia Sydney 2015
9 T20I 43 31 West Indies Mumbai (Wankhede) 2016
10 ODI 123* 129 Bangladesh Birmingham 2017
11 ODI 0 3 Pakistan London (The Oval) 2017
12 ODI 1 4 New Zealand Manchester 2019
13 Test 34 68 New Zealand Southampton 2021
14 Test 30 81 New Zealand Southampton 2021
15 T20I 27 28 England Adelaide 2022
16 Test 15 26 Australia London (The Oval) 2023
17 Test 43 60 Australia London (The Oval) 2023

Rohit has scored two centuries in ICC knockout matches and notably, both came against Bangladesh. He scored 137 runs against them in the quarter-final of the 2015 ODI World Cup and went on to score an unbeaten 123 runs in the 2017 Champions Trophy semi-final. India comes out victorious on both occasions. 

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