Rohit Sharma is now averaging in extra of 100 in Check matches at residence. © PTI
Rohit Sharma produced a batting masterclass in Vizag as he grew to become the primary batsman to register 100 plus scores in his first Check as a gap batsman on Day four. Rohit Sharma broke a number of data as he smashed the South Africa bowling assault to all elements of the bottom on Saturday. Rohit, after scoring 176 runs within the first innings, went onto play a knock of 127 off 149 deliveries within the second innings. Rohit Sharma’s innings helped India’s result in go previous 300.
Common went previous 100: Rohit Sharma, along with his second hundred in Vizag, took his common previous 100 in residence Exams. Rohit had equalled Don Bradman’s common of 98.22 at residence within the longest format when he hit his fourth Check hundred on Wednesday. Rohit Sharma now has 4 centuries and 6 half-centuries in Exams in India.
Most sixes in a Check match: Rohit Sharma smashed 13 sixes in opposition to South Africa in Vizag. Rohit surpassed Wasim Akaram’s long-standing report of 12 sixes in a Check match. Akram had hit 12 maximums in opposition to Zimbabwe again in 1996.
Centuries in each innings as an opener: Rohit Sharma grew to become the one batsman in Check cricket’s historical past to smash centuries in each innings in his first outing as an opener.
Stumped on each events: Whereas the 32-year-old had an distinctive sport with the bat, Rohit registered a report that he will not be happy with. Rohit Sharma was out stumped in each innings off Keshav Maharaj. He grew to become the one Indian batsman to be dismissed stumped in each innings.