Rohit Sharma century leaves Pakistan needing record chase

Rohit Sharma’s sparkling 140 from 113 balls underpinned India’s 336 for five and left arch-rivals Pakistan requiring a record World Cup chase at a raucous Old Trafford.

With a global televised audience of around one billion watching the highly-anticipated fixture, Pakistan squandered two excellent opportunities to run out Rohit and the India opener was not so hospitable.

He found the boundary rope on 17 occasions, clearing it three times, while KL Rahul (57) and Virat...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-06-16 17:14
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