This century became quite memorable for Rohit Sharma: became the first cricketer in the world to do such feat

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Rohit Sharma: The second match of the 4 Test match series is being played between India and England cricket team.

Where the Indian cricket team won the toss and decided to bat first. The same Rohit Sharma’s record century of 161 runs made the Indian team bang after a poor start against England.

By the end of the first day’s play, the Indian team has scored 300 runs in the loss of 6 wickets in 88 overs. Indian opener Rohit Sharma faced 161 wickets with 18 fours and two sixes facing 231 balls.

He was caught by the England spin bowler Jack Leach in the hands of Moeen Ali. During this best innings, Rohit Sharma has set a record.

Let us tell you that Indian team batsman Rohit Sharma hit his seventh century in Test cricket. He shared 162 runs for the fourth wicket with Ajinkya Rahane (67) and lifted the Indian team from this difficult situation.

Rohit Sharma has completed 200 international sixes on home soil during this innings. Apart from this, Rohit Sharma has achieved many great achievements.

Rohit Sharma has become the first cricketer in the world to score a century in all formats against 4 teams Sri Lanka, West Indies, South Africa, and England.

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ENG vs IND 2nd Test Match

Before that, none of the world’s batsmen have done such a big feat. Rohit Sharma has so far scored a total of 7 centuries in his Test career and he has scored all these centuries in his country.

This is a record, earlier this record was named after the former captain of the Indian cricket team Mohammad Azharuddin.

After putting his 6 centuries in the country, he had scored his 7th century on foreign soil. The world record of scoring the most centuries in his home is in the name of Bangladesh batsman Mominul Haque.

Mominul Haque has scored 10 Test centuries on his land. He is followed by Rohit Sharma at number two.

This is followed by Stanley Jackson, Chandu Borde, and Marnus Labuschen. Rohit Sharma as the opener has moved to the third position behind Sunil Gavaskar in terms of scoring the highest international century on Indian soil.

Sachin Tendulkar’s name is the record for scoring a century on Indian soil as the most opener. He is followed by India’s opener batsman Virender Sehwag at number two. That is followed by Gavaskar, then Shikhar Dhawan’s name.

Rohit Sharma has completed 200 sixes on home soil as soon as he hit another six during this innings. He has become the first Indian to reach this milestone and the fourth cricketer in the world.