With the double ton in Ranchi test, Rohit included in a special list with Sachin-Sehwag
Indian opener Rohit Sharma hit a double century in the first innings of the third Test match playing against South Africa in Ranchi. This is the first double century of his Test career. He completed a century with a six here, while scoring a double century only by hitting a six.
Rohit, who was dismissed by Rabada, faced 255 balls here, while scoring 28 fours and 6 sixes, scoring 212 runs. It is also the best score of his Test career.
With this, Rohit also made his place in many record lists. He already had 3 double centuries in ODIs, while he has now scored a double century in Tests as well. He has joined the list of special batsmen who have scored double centuries in both ODI and Test cricket formats.
The first it was done by Sachin Tendulkar. He was followed by Virender Sehwag and Chris Gayle of the West Indies. Rohit Sharma has become the fourth batsman in the world to score a double century in both ODI and Test cricket formats, while India's third batsman. Please tell that Rohit already had World Record 3 double centuries in ODIs.
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