CLT20: Ready to open innings in all three formats, says Rohit Sharma

A freak injury just before the Nagpur Test in 2010 had delayed Rohit Sharma's Test debut but with the West Indies tour round the corner, he would be hoping to finally get to play the traditional format.

updated: October 07, 2013 12:54 IST
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New Delhi: After guiding Mumbai Indians to their second Champions League T20 title, skipper Rohit Sharma said he is ready to open innings in all three formats of the game and that he has been waiting for the opportunity for the last six years.

"Modern cricket is such that you cannot lock your place. I am ready for last six years to play in all three formats. Hopefully, I will get an opportunity soon," Sharma said at the post-match press conference after Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs in the final of the CLT20 here on Sunday.

"I am waiting for the Test cap and hopefully I'll get it soon. I am waiting for the right time and opportunity," he said.

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