Twitter Went Berserk As Hitman Sharma Set The Ground On Fire With His Century

The Indian cricket team is on fire in the first One Day International going on against England. This one is the first match of the tri-series. Before the match started, the toss was won by the captain of Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli who choose to bat first.

England had a great start with openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow, who put together 73 runs.The England cricket team gave the target of 268 runs to Indian cricket team.

The Indian openers, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan gave a blockbuster start to the second innings of the match for Indian team. Both the cricketers gave a power-packed performance. Shikhar Dhawan scored 40 runs in 27 balls, with the strike rate of 148.15 Shikhar Dhawan smashed 8 fours, before going back to pavilion.

While on the other hand, Rohit Sharma gave an outstanding performance. He literally set the ground on fire with his stunning shots.

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That's a FIFTY for Hitman in 54 deliveries. This is his 35th in ODI cricket.

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Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli’s partnership and the way they are smashing the bowlers of England cricket team around all the corners of the ground is an eye treat for all the cricket lovers. Their performances made everyone sit on the edge of their seats.


With a powerful strike rate of 119.57, Rohit Sharma is unstoppable tonight, he has already scored a century and is continuing his power packed performance. In 94 runs, he has already hit 12 fours and 4 sixes, and the show is still on!

Virat Kohli scored 75 runs in 82 balls. With an amazing strike rate of 91.46, he smashed 7 fours and 0 sixes.

The twitterati have gone berserk after the brilliant performance by the HITMAN SHARMA, here, have a look at their reactions :

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