Rohit Sharma cracked his fourth T20I ton when he scored 111* against West Indies at Lucknow on Tuesday. The ton helped India wrap up the win by 71 runs and win the T20I series 2-0 with a match to go.
Rohit Sharma’s 111* vs WI at Lucknow in 2018
100* vs Eng at Bristol in 2018
This was the most decisive T20I ton from Rohit Sharma’s bat as it came in the decider with the series levelled 1-1 against England. India were chasing a big target of 199 and Rohit anchored the chase with 100* off 56 balls with 11 fours and 5 sixes. He was helped by cameos from Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya as India chased down the target comfortably. Rohit showed great maturity to play a knock of value when the team needed it most and steered India to a memorable series win in England.
118 vs Sri Lanka at Indore in 2017
It was the most destructive T20I ton from Rohit Sharma’s bat as he was dismissed in the 13th over, and looked in danger to score a double ton in T20Is. He was in a punishing mood as he slammed 12 fours and 10 sixes in his 43-ball knock at a strike rate of 274.41. His opening partner KL Rahul’s brilliant knock of 89 was overshadowed by Rohit’s blitzkrieg.
106 vs SA at Dharamsala in 2015
It was the first T20I ton of Rohit Sharma and he had to painfully see it going in vain as India lost the match by 7 wickets. JP Duminy spoiled India’s party with a knock of 34-ball 68*. However, as long as Rohit was in the crease, India looked to score beyond 220, but his dismissal in 16th over saw India settling for 200/3. India fell 20 runs short on a flat wicket. Rohit slammed 12 fours and 5 sixes in his 66-ball knock.