The Indian top-three’s dominance over South Africa in one-dayers is only an extension of their form in Australia and England too.
The mix-up between Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli and the India captain’s run-out at Port Elizabeth took the overall tally to seven, in terms of mid-pitch misunderstandings between the two.
Different approaches to running have resulted in Rohit Sharma and skipper Virat Kohli being involved in seven mix-ups. Latest was in the fifth ODI against South Africa at Port Elizabeth.
Rohit Sharma dedicated his Man of the Match award to wife Ritika Sajdeh on Valentine’s Day.
India claimed their first ODI bilateral series win in South Africa on Tuesday after they beat the Proteas by 73 runs in the 5th ODI of the six-match series
India beat South Africa in the 5th ODI by 73 runs with Rohit Sharma scoring his first century in the series and Kuldeep Yadav taking 4 wickets.
Rohit Sharma’s first century in South Africa sets up Team India’s maiden ODI series victory over South Africa in their den.
India beat South Africa by 73 runs to win the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth and take a commanding and unbeatable 4-1 lead in the six-match ODI series. Rohit Sharma walked away with the Man of the Match honours for his 115 runs from 126 balls.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli share an unwanted history of running each other out seven times so far in ODI cricket.
Rohit Sharma made amends to his disastrous tour of South Africa by slamming his 17th ODI hundred at St George’s Park on Tuesday.
Rohit Sharma has been all at sea in seamer-friendly conditions in South Africa, but things will return to normal on flatter pitches.
Rohit Sharma has been dismissed six times by Kagiso Rabada in the ongoing South African tour.
In the four innings that he played in the Test series against South Africa, Rohit Sharma could accumulate a mere 78 runs at an average of 19.50.
Rohit Sharma congratulated the Prithvi Shaw-led India colts team for reaching the ICC U-19 World Cup 2018 final and also wished them luck ahead of their summit clash against Australia.
Mumbai Indians retained Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya but left out Harbhajan Singh and Lasith Malinga.