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Hit It Out of the Park Like Always: Twitter Celebrates Rohit Sharma's Birthday

Rohit Sharma and Mumbai Indians will play against Rajasthan Royals on Saturday.

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Indian captain Rohit Sharma has not been in the best of form, but on 30 April, as he turns a year older, he will hope to be able to turn that around when they play the Rajasthan Royals in the second game on Saturday.

Rohit’s Mumbai Indians have not won a game yet and will be hoping to register their first points as soon as they can.

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Sachin Tendulkar, who celebrated his 49th birthday on April 24, tweeted, "Wish you a happy birthday Rohit. Have a great year ahead," while Lucknow Super Giants skipper and India vice-captain KL Rahul shared an image of him shaking hands with Sharma during an IPL game and tweeted, "Birthday greetings to the hitman. Wishing you the best Ro @ImRo45."

From the BCCI to former India skipper Virat Kohli, a number of people took Twitter to bestow wishes on Rohit on his special day. Kohli took to his Instagram account to wish his teammate on his birthday, posting a story.

Kohli wrote, “Happy Birthday Rohit Sharma, God Bless.”

Rohit Sharma and Mumbai Indians will play against Rajasthan Royals on Saturday.

Virat Kohli wished Rohit Sharma

Image: Virat Kohli/Instagram 

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So far in the IPL this season, Rohit has been out of form and has not had the support from the other batters too. He’s scored only 153 runs from his 8 games with no half century yet. His highest score so far in the IPL is 41.

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After the IPL, Rohit’s attention will turn to the Indian team who will be eyeing a trophy at the 2022 T20 World Cup in Australia later this year before the 2023 ODI World Cup next year in India. The 35-year-old is also the most successful skipper in the IPL, as the Mumbai Indians side have won five titles under his leadership.

Mumbai Indians are currently last on the 10-team IPL table and have yet to win a game this season. They will play Rajasthan Royals in an evening game at DY Patil Stadium on Saturday.

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