Rohit Sharma is speeding towards a world record in the T20 format. Rohit is just one step away from becoming Team India's number one captain in the T20 format.
Team India led by Rohit Sharma has started the new year with a bang. After the T20 World Cup, Rohit returned to Team India in this format and recorded two consecutive wins immediately after his return.
Team India has taken a 2-0 lead in the T20 series (IND vs AFG) against Afghanistan. Although Rohit has not been able to perform well with the bat in these two matches, he is one step away from overtaking Dhoni as one of the greatest captains.
Rohit Sharma is speeding towards a world record in the T20 format. Rohit is just one step away from becoming Team India's number one captain in the T20 format. Dhoni has won more in T20 so far.
But Rohit Sharma is in second place. Now, if Rohit Sharma registers his last T20 win against Afghanistan, he will immediately overtake MS Dhoni. Rohit and Dhoni have recorded 41 wins in T20 cricket so far.
While MS Dhoni took 72 matches to win 41 T20 matches, Rohit Sharma recorded 41 wins in just 53 matches. So far, the names of Babar Azam, Asghar Afghan and Eoin Morgan have recorded the most wins by any captain in the T20 format.
Babar Azam has won 42 matches out of 71 T20 matches as captain. As soon as Rohit Sharma wins the last match against Afghanistan, he will equal Babar Azam among the most successful captains in T20.
List of players with most T20Is as captain: Asghar Afghan - 52 matches, 42 wins, Eoin Morgan - 72 matches, 42 wins, Babar Azam - 71 matches, 42 wins, MS Dhoni - 72 matches, 41 wins, Rohit Sharma - 52 matches, 41 wins.