Sharma shines in India’s big win over Pakistan

Rohit Sharma’s sparkling 140 from 113 balls helped India maintain their stranglehold over Pakistan in the World Cup in front of a global television audience of around one billion viewers.

One day after Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur challenged his players to “do something incredible (and) be remembered forever”, it was Rohit who rose to the occasion in a highly-charged environment at a packed out Old Trafford.

The opener’s century, containing 14 fours and...
source: The Northern Echo

2019-06-16 22:08
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