This was once Rohit’s fourth hundred of the occasion and is now the supreme gallop-getter.
Rohit Sharma has been in stupendous make in this edition of theWorld Cup. The Nagpur-born batsman has racked up runs with sheer authority and really few bowlers delight in been ready to pause his surge. After centuries versus South Africa, Pakistan and England, the 32-one year-outdated cricketer has now notched his fourth ton of the occasion in opposition to Bangladesh at Edgbaston in Birmingham.
On a rare batting wicket, India didn’t hesitate to bat first. Rohit opened the batting alongside withKL Rahuland looked a tad cautious before all the pieces of the innings. On the opposite hand, within the fourth over, he bought a huge lifeline. Mustafizur Rahman has given Bangladesh breakthroughs in a vary of cases, and he was once about to present his team that after extra, but fate had one thing cruel in retailer for the pacer.
He hurried Rohit with a brief-pitched provide and the batter mistimed a pull shot. Rohit most continuously connects the pull to perfection, but this time round, he didn’t pretty get the heart of the bat. The leather went up within the air towards deep mid-wicket where Tamim Iqbal, playing his 200th ODI, circled beneath it. Sadly, remarkable to his despair, the fielder couldn’t latch on the ball no topic getting both hands.
Tamim Iqbal’s tumble-buy costs Bangladesh
At that deadline, Rohit hadn;t even crossed the double-digit stamp. The dropped likelihood turned out to be a costly one for the Tigers as he pressed the accelerator and acquired to his half of-century off 45 balls. Rohit and Rahul’s century partnership was once also raised in 105 balls as India went from energy to energy within the game. Meanwhile, Bangladesh bowlers checked out bay and delight in been stuffed with agony.
On the closing ball of the 29th over, Rohit creamed the ball thru the covers offShakib Al Hasanto pause his century off 90 balls. Furthermore, Rohit was the leading gallop-scorer of the World Cup, surpassing David Warner, en-route the fright-appealing knock in Birmingham. On the opposite hand, the skilled campaigner fell prey to portion-timer Soumya Sarkar within the very next over after hitting a boundary.
Here is how Twitter lauded Rohit Sharma for his fourth century:
The HITMAN 💙
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24)July 2, 2019
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina)July 2, 2019
4th Hundred by Rohit Sharma in#CWC19
What a participant
— Abdul Ghaffar (@GhaffarDawnNews)July 2, 2019
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12)July 2, 2019
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan)July 2, 2019
— Nishad Pai Vaidya (@NishadPaiVaidya)July 2, 2019
4th century in#CWC19for Rohit Sharma. Well played,,,,,,,,,,again. 🙌🙌
— ian bishop (@irbishi)July 2, 2019
— Parvinder Awana (@ParvinderAwana)July 2, 2019
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh)July 2, 2019
@ImRo45hasn’t broken sweat but! Been a doddle since Tamim dropped him…
— Dean Jones (@ProfDeano)July 2, 2019
4 centuries in a World Cup edition:
— Bharath Seervi (@SeerviBharath)July 2, 2019
💯 Rohit Sharma, you genius.
— BCCI (@BCCI)July 2, 2019
ROHIT SHARMA’s closing three ODI hotels in Birmingham:
100* vs Bangladesh, Today
102 vs England, 2019
123* vs Bangladesh, 2017
— Sampath Bandarupalli (@SampathStats)July 2, 2019
100* this day, and he’s mild going.
— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup)July 2, 2019