Rohit Sharma confident of breaking into India Test squad

Rohit Sharma, who holds the dubious record of being the first player in history to play 100 ODIs without playing a single Test, says he does not ponder his past failures and is looking ahead to the prospect of making the the Test team.

updated: September 12, 2013 13:50 IST
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New Delhi: He has often been painted as a batsman who has failed to realise his potential but Indian batsman Rohit Sharma is not bothered about the criticism, instead he is eagerly waiting to make his Test debut.

After being catapulted to the opening slot by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Sharma did extremely well in the Champions Trophy and the tri-series in the West Indies.

Those performances together with his good show in the recent India A tour of South Africa have infused a new life into his career and the young batsman is now confident to do an encore when he takes guard in the five-day format. (Read: 'Old challenge the 'new' in the battle of openers in Team India)

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