Updated: January 29, 2020 11:43:54 pm
Rohit Sharma completed the third T20I with two sixes in a row as India chased down 18 runs in the tremendous over at Seddon Park, Hamilton on Wednesday. As Rohit hit Tim Southee’s supply over long-off for a most, Indian captain Virat Kohli got here charging down from the dugout to affix the celebrations. Passionate after the collection win, Kohli hugged Rohit in delight because the celebrations continued.
The 30-year-old lauded the Indian opener for delivering in the high-voltage tremendous over run-chase.
“But Rohit was outstanding today, in the first half and in the super over. We knew, if he gets one hit, the bowler will be under pressure because he is such a clean striker of the cricket ball. Overall a top day for us and a beautiful game to be a part of,” he mentioned in the post-match press convention.
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Rohit scored 14 runs from 4 balls in the tremendous over together with two sixes – one over deep sq. leg and one over lengthy off.
Earlier, Rohit bought India off to a flier after Kane Williamson gained the toss and elected to bowl first. The Hitman scored 65 runs from 40 deliveries together with six fours and three sixes.
Rohit additionally accomplished 10,000 worldwide runs as an opener. He reached his half-century from simply 23 balls, his T20I profession’s second-fastest.