Rohit Sharma is one of the best openers in the One-day international format in modern day cricket. He made his One day international against Ireland on June 23rd 2007 and batted in the middle order.
Since promoted at the opening slot during the 2013 Champions Trophy edition, he has changed to an explosive batsman with 3 double centuries to his name. In his ODI career so far, Rohit Sharma has 12 125 + scores, 6 150 + scores, 3 200 scores and 250+ once.
During the first One day international against West Indies at Guwahati, Rohit Sharma surpassed Sachin Tendulkar record of most 150 plus scores in ODI cricket. His ability to play big shots and put the bowlers under pressure makes him one of the dangerous openers in ODI cricket at present moment.
Here are the 5 reasons why Rohit Sharma is the best ODI opener in modern day cricket: