Rohit Sharma has taken a serious liking to being the captain and he’s showing the world how to lead from the front. Rohit Sharma after stunning the world with his third double ton in the ODI series has now produced a magical T20 hundred and he has stunned the world yet again.
Rohit Sharma played an staggering knock of 118 from just 43 balls and he smashed the Lankan bowlers for 10 huge sixes. He is redefining stroke play like a boss and the kind of form he is in, you can expect anything coming from his willow.
Fastest Century in T20s
This magical hundred is the fastest ever century in a T20 game. Rohit Crazy Sharma has hit a magnificent ton in just 35 balls and he’s making the world go crazy.
First Indian to hit 10 or more sixes in both ODIs and T20s
Rohit Sharma with this splendid knock became the first Indian to hit 10 or more sixes in an ODI innings as well as a T20 innings. Also 118 is the highest individual score by an Indian batsman. Hitman has taken a serious liking to Sri Lankan bowlers and they would be too afraid to bowl to him in future.
Most 6s in a calendar year
Rohit Sharma also surpassed AB De Villiers in the world record of hitting most sixes in a calendar year. Rohit Sharma now has 64 sixes to his name in the year 2017.
After Rohit Sharma was dismissed and was walking back to the pavilions, he signaled towards the dressing room to send MS Dhoni ahead of everyone else. Rohit credits Dhoni for making him a bette opening batsman.
Dhoni was the one who pushed him at the top of the order and gave him enough opportunities. Watch the video here:
Video: Rohit Sharma’s Gesture To MS Dhoni Proves How Much Hitman Loves His First Captain