Rohit Sharma (BCCI/IPL Photograph)
NEW DELHI: It was on this present day, 12 years in the past, when Rohit Sharma took his first hat-trick within the historical past of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Throughout 2009, Rohit Sharma represented Deccan Chargers and he ended up taking a hat-trick towards Mumbai Indians at Centurion.
Deccan Chargers had opted to bat first within the match and the aspect registered a complete of 145/6 within the allotted twenty overs. Rohit additionally performed a knock of 38 runs with the bat.
Defending the whole, Deccan Chargers was in a troublesome place with Mumbai at 103/4 within the sixteenth over. Nevertheless, Rohit modified the complexion of the sport as he went on to dismiss Abhishek Nayar (1) and Harbhajan Singh (0) on the ultimate two balls of the sixteenth over.
Then starting the 18th over of the innings, Rohit went on to dismiss JP Duminy (52) to assert a hat-trick and guarantee Deccan Chargers’ win within the match.
Deccan Chargers ended up profitable the match by 19 runs after proscribing Mumbai to 126/8. Rohit completed the match with the figures of 4-6 in his two overs.
Indian opening batsman Rohit has received the IPL most variety of occasions. He was received the match six occasions (as soon as with Deccan Chargers in 2009 and 5 occasions with Mumbai Indians).
Mumbai Indians had received the IPL in 2020 as properly beneath the management of Rohit Sharma.
The IPL 2021 season was postponed on Tuesday because of the rising variety of Covid-19 circumstances throughout the bio-bubble.