Tag: Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma gives India a bright start to their Cricket World Cup campaign with a six-wicket victory over South Africa.
Noise-analysing 'Snickometer' technology suggests the ball missed the bat, upholding the umpire's call.
India's BCCI is rewarding young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant by handing him the second-most lucrative retainer.
The 31-year-old Sharma made his T20 debut against England in 2007 and has played 92 matches, averaging 33.15.
New Zealand were earlier dismissed for 243 from 49 overs, their third successive failure to last full 50 movers.
Sharma and Dhawan have given India a flying start in their bid to go 2-0 up in the series before Dhawan was out for 66 and Sharma went four overs later for 87.
The 31-year-old jetted back to Mumbai straight after India won the third Test against Australia in Melbourne on Sunday.
Ashwin is receiving treatment for a left-sided abdominal strain, while Sharma jarred his back while fielding in Adelaide.
West Indies had a mountain to climb after Rohit's 211-run partnership with fellow centurion Ambati Rayudu powered India to a commanding 377 for five.
India will play a three-match Twenty20 series before the first test starts in Adelaide from Dec 6.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma scored 140 and 152 runs respectively to help India beat the West Indies.
India made heavy weather of a modest 223-run target as Bangladesh fought for every run before the title holders achieved victory off the last ball.