IND vs WI: Rohit Sharma beats Dhoni-Sehvig, enters top-5 Indian batsmen, shows stars to Windies


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Big achievement by Rohit Sharma.
Century partnership between Rohit-Jaiswal.

New Delhi. The second test between India and West Indies (IND vs WI) has started. Windies won the toss and invited the visiting team to bat first. Team India’s opener batsmen, who made the hosts struggle in the last match, have once again spread their fire. The century partnership between captain Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal is complete. With his half-century, Rohit Sharma has defeated former Team India captain MS Dhoni.

Captain Rohit Sharma hit his 10th winning century in the first Test against the West Indies. Now in the second test also Hitman has settled on the crease. He hit the 15th half-century of his Test career. With this, Rohit has become the 5th highest run scorer in international cricket from India. He has left behind MS Dhoni, Mahi has scored 17266 runs in 526 innings in his international career. At the same time, Rohit Sharma has crossed this figure in just 462 innings. With this, Hitman has also left behind former veteran Virender Sehwag who scored 17253 runs in 443 international matches. The Indian captain has now entered the top-5 Indian batsmen who have scored the most runs for India in all three formats.

How many centuries did Rohit Sharma score?

To score so many runs, a total of 44 centuries have been seen with the bat of Rohit Sharma. There are four legendary players above Rohit. In which Sachin Tendulkar is on top after scoring 34357 runs. After this, the name of Virat Kohli (25461), Rahul Dravid (24208), Sourav Ganguly (18575) is there. Now it has to be seen whether Sourav can leave Ganguly behind in his Test career or not.

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Brilliant start for India

Team India has made a great start in the second Test against the Windies. Another century partnership was seen between Rohit and Jaiswal. In the last match, a century was seen with the bat of both the batters. Jaiswal scored an inning of 57 runs in this match. Rohit Sharma missed his century by just 20 runs.

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