Rohit Sharma Smashes A Six To Get His Century At Ranchi – Watch
It has been a sensation run for Rohit Sharma in Test format of the game, as far as the Indian conditions are considered. He has been a revelation for India in white-ball format for a while, now, Rohit Sharma continues his majestic performances in red-ball format as well.
The series against South Africa will certainly be a memorable one for Rohit Sharma for quite a few reasons. After being chosen as the opener of the team in Test format, the star batsman has latched on to the chance to make it big for the country.
Rohit Sharma scored his 6th Test century:
After starting his attack with a stunning century in Visakhapatnam, he is continuing the similar show in the ongoing Test match at Ranchi. He knocked South Africa bowlers with ease at JSCA complex to bag third century in the series. What came as a pleasing sight for the spectators was that he brought his century with a superb six over the covers.Rohit Sharma. Credit: BCCI
Earlier, in the innings, he started pretty cautiously while facing the likes of Kagiso Rabada and Lungi Ngidi on a tough track. He applied himself in tackling the Proteas bowlers with the new ball. It was an important knock from Rohit Sharma for India, as they already lost the likes of Mayank Agarwal, Pujara and the skipper Virat Kohli.
After joining Ajinkya Rahane, the duo has pushed themselves to get some runs for the team. Especially, Rahane, who turned the tables with his knack of scoring quick runs. On the other hand, Rohit Sharma too found boundaries whenever the loose ball is on the offer.
All in all, it was yet another special century from the Mumbai batsman. It was his 6th Test century and 3rd as the Test opener for India. During the course, as usual, he broke quite a few scintillating records.
Here is the video:
He is on 94. Drizzle started.
Rohit looked at the sky saying “NOT NOW”.
Groundsmen got ready to cover the ground.
Then, he simply hit a six over long off to get to a hard fought . This is some confidence#INDvSA#RohitSharma#Hitmanpic.twitter.com/qbbDCzqs51
— Ram Charan Chiday (@rc_chiday) October 19, 2019