Rohit Sharma’s 3rd T20I ton helped India beat England by 7 wickets in Bristol. With the win, India also ensured they won the 3-match T20I series 2-1. Rohit’s match-winning ton came off merely 56 balls. He also bagged the man of the Match and Series awards. On the morning after the match, Rohit spoke to Dinesh Karthik in an exclusive interview and he spoke of his knock at length and also revealed he is missing his wife as she is not there in the UK. Also Read - Which Three Cricketers From India's 2019 WC Squad Would He Pick in his Team of 2003? Sourav Ganguly Responds
“We were thinking of winning the series as a unit. Personal individual milestones will come along the way. But I was just thinking of how to finish the game. All the hundreds are important, cannot pick one hundred. But lots more to go. All three hundred were special, hence it is difficult to pick one hundred. Also Read - Hardik Pandya Responds to Virat Kohli, Adds Another Twist to Hop Push-up Challenge | WATCH VIDEO
As a batting group, we have spoken we have to have a set batsman to finish of the game. KL did it in the first game and yesterday it was me. Winning is the most important thing,” said Rohit Sharma. Also Read - On This Day: Rohit Sharma's Masterclass Against Bangladesh in 2019 WC
“I am sure she must have been glued to the TV. She has been watching from India, but she will be here soon. Cannot wait to have her here. I would have loved to have Ritika here,” concluded Rohit Sharma.
During the interview, Karthik addresses Rohit Sharma as ‘Hitman’.
Earlier, Rohit became the fifth player in the world to 2000 T20I runs and also the joint highest century maker along with Colin Munro, three tons each.
India will soon be gearing up for the upcoming One Day Internationals, where they will head into the series with their noses in front.