The Indian vice-captain, Rohit Sharma, hails from Nagpur, Maharashtra. He has been synonymised with talent, something that shadows his name. He entered the national team as a last-minute replacement to the injured Yuvraj Singh in the 2007 World T20. The 20-year old Rohit Sharma strode into Kingsmead and scored a fluent half-century against Pollock, Ntini, and Morkel. Rohit Sharma showed maturity under pressure surviving till the end of the innings and escorting India to a total that knocked out South Africa from the tournament in their home ground.
Rohit Sharma was subsequently hailed as the long-destined successor of Sachin Tendulkar. He was picked for ODI after his performance in the World T20. But he had a weakness of giving away wickets. This cost him a spot in the 2011 Cricket World Cup. But Rohit Sharma proved his worth with a good performance in IPL and made a comeback to the ODI squad for the India tour of West Indies. There, Sharma scored three half-centuries in five matches. He has had a huge fan following ever since then. He keeps connected to his fans through his various social media accounts like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. The cricketer also uses his social media handles to endorse his causes like Rohit4Rhinos, in partnership with WWF India and Animal Planet. Here is how you can follow your favourite Rohit Sharma on social media.
Rohit Sharma joined Twitter in March 2010. Since then he has 14.8M followers and 299 likes. He has posted some 2,177 tweets on various topics ranging from cricket to brand endorsements to his personal life, at the time of publishing of this article. Rohit Sharma's Twitter bio is very creative. It reads 'for inquiry contact email@example.com' who is his wife. Rohit Sharma is quite active on Twitter and often uses the platform to spread the word of animal conservation. Rohit Sharma often posts pictures with his wife Ritika and baby girl, which fans find adorable. Rohit Sharma has also often posted pictures of his interactions with fans.
Rohit Sharma has been active on Instagram since July 2012. His Instagram bio reads the same as his Twitter one, 'For more inquiries contact firstname.lastname@example.org'. His Instagram handle boasts a fan-following of 10.7m and 754 posts, at the time of publishing of this article. On Instagran, Rohit Sharma has posted myriads of photos which mostly include his moments with the cricketers from all over the world, and family. His pictures with his daughter are very cute and amply demonstrates his love for his family. Recently his Rohit4Rhinos campaign has also taken a place on the cricketer’s Instagram profile.
Rohit Sharma’s account on Facebook has similar content like that of his Twitter and Instagram account. On Facebook, Rohit Sharma mostly posts about his bonding moments with the Indian cricket team. The Facebook account also has numerous pictures of his skilled batting. Here and there, his pictures with family make an appearance on his Facebook profile. However, Rohit Sharma's bio is a bit different on Facebook. “Welcome to my page! I am part of the Indian Cricket Team and Captain of the Mumbai Indians. I love fast cars and bikes, gadgets and video games” Sharma's Facebook profile bio reads. Sharma's personal interests in the ‘About’ section shows his love for cricket which is mentioned in upper case. Others include football, gadgets, cars, bikes and video games. There is also a link to his Musical.ly account: @ImRohit45