Rohit Sharma Records Another ODI Century Against Australia

Rohit Sharma Records Another ODI Century Against Australia

Today in the 1st ODI match of India vs Australia at Perth, Indian opening batsman Rohit Sharma records another century against Australia to build challenging total of 309 to chase. Rohit Sharma innings of 171 not out just came of 163 balls with 13 fours and 7 sixes with the strike rate of 104.90. This Rohit Sharma century becomes his 9th ODI ton, 4th against Australia. Today match Rohit Sharma innings highlights is worth to watch as he proceeded with his proclivity for Australian rocking the bowling alley assaults ODIs.

Rohit Sharma Records Another ODI Century Against Australia

Rohit Sharma Records Another ODI Century Against Australia

In pre-match interview before the 1st ODI arrangement against Australia, India’s opening batsman Rohit Sharma had said he will be “inventive” and will be “battling fire with flame”. Furthermore, he did likewise in the arrangement opener today and set records. The 28-year-old Rohit Sharma scored his ninth ODI ton, fourth against Australia, at the WACA ground on Tuesday (January 12). On path to an exceptional innings of 171 not out (163 balls, 13×4, 7×6), the Mumbai right-hander scaled new highs.

He now midpoints 68.46 against them in 19 innings – with a very much assembled century in the arrangement opener at the WACA in Perth on Tuesday. Rohit Sharma records surpassed the past best individual score by an Indian at the venue, the 77 scored in 2012 by Virat Kohli who was his accomplice in a stand of 207 that shaped the stage for an aggregate of 309/3 against a knocking down some pins assault that highlighted two debutants, James Faulkner in his first global diversion since he was Man of the Match in the World Cup last a year ago, and just Glenn Maxwell as the turning choice.

Scott Boland and Joel Paris discovered global cricket an extreme nut to pop open – they consolidated for 127 of India’s aggregate in 18 overs – while just Josh Hazlewood developed unscathed with 1/41 from his quantity. Rohit’s unbeaten 171 is the most elevated score by any batsman against Australia in Perth and helped India to their most noteworthy aggregate in the nation.

After commander MS Dhoni won the hurl and batted to start with, Rohit and Virat Kohli (91) benefitted as much as possible from the good pitch conditions for strokeplay. India posted 309/3 in 50 overs, their most noteworthy in Australia.

There are many Rohit Sharma Records set today in Perth

# Rohit Sharma is the first Indian batsman to score a ODI century at the WACA ground in Perth

# Rohit Sharma (171 not out) now holds the record for the highest individual score in ODIs by an Indian batsman in Australia. Previous best – 139 by Yuvraj Singh in Sydney, 2004

# Rohit Sharma innings of 171 not out is the 2nd highest in Perth. The best – 178 by David Warner (Australia) Vs Afghanistan in March 2015

# Rohit Sharma erased Sir Vivian Richards’ 37-year-old record. The West Indian great had held the record of highest score – 137 against Australia Down Under

# During the course of his knock today, Rohit Sharma completed 1,000 runs against Australia, in 19 innings

# Rohit Sharma is only the 2nd Indian batsman, after VVS Laxman to register 3 ODI tons in Australia

# This was Rohit Sharma’s 4th (264, 209, 150, 171 not out) 150+ score in ODIs, drawing level with Chris Gayle and Sanath Jayasuriya. Only Sachin Tendulkar has more – 5

# Rohit Sharma now has the highest individual score by a visiting batsman in Perth. Previous best – 119 by Zimbabwe’s Stuart Carlisle

# Rohit Sharma’s 171 not out is the 5th highest individual score in Australia in ODI history. The top 4 – 215 (Chris Gayle), 178 (Warner), 173 (Mark Waugh) and 172 (Adam Gilchrist)

# Rohit Sharma and Laxman now have 4 hundreds each against Australia. Among Indians, only Sachin Tendulkar has more against this opposition – 9

# Rohit Sharma and Kohli brought up the highest 2nd wicket partnership (207) for India against Australia, in ODIs. Previous best – 199 (Laxman and Tendulkar in Indore in March 2001)

# 207 runs is now the 3rd highest partnership for any wicket against Australia

# Today’s double century association between Rohit Sharma and Kohli is only the 2nd 200+ for India against Australia in ODI history. The other one – 213 (4th wicket – Laxman and Yuvraj Singh in Sydney in January 2004)

If you missed the opportunity to watch live Rohit Sharma records innings of 1st ODI against Australia, you should watch online the Rohit Sharma innings highlights at official sites. You can also watch the Rohit Sharma video highlights on mobile devices.

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