Rohit Gurunath Sharma is an Indian Cricketer who is a right-handed middle-order batsman and occasional right-arm off break bowler. He started his international playing career at the age of 20 and quickly exhibited his athletic fielding and cool temperament to compliment his graceful stroke play. Sharma made his List A debut for West Zone against Central Zone in the Deodhar Trophy in March 2006, at Gwaliorbut it was his unbeaten innings of 142 in 123 balls against North Zone at Udaipur in the same tournament,that brought him into the limelight. He made his Ranji Trophy debut for his First-class side Mumbai in the 2006/2007 season; Mumbai went on to win the tournament with Sharma scoring a half century in the final against Bengal. Rohit Sharma has an incredible T20 record and is currently the player with Highest Average in World T20 with 60.60 in 12 matches till 2010. Rohit Sharma is one of the most successful players in IPL and has the unique record of finishing the match by scoring a last-ball six. In 2008, Sharma was signed up by the Deccan Chargers franchise for a sum of US$ 750,000 a year. He also held the coveted Orange Cap for a brief period. In the 2011 IPL auction, he was sold for US$ 2million to the Mumbai Indians.