India vs West Indies 4th ODI: Among the many records and milestones Rohit Sharma achieved with his belligerent knock of 162 he also surpassed Chris Gayle and Shahid Afridi in the ratio for sixes/innings (Min. 100 innings). He is currently just behind Kieron Pollard. The blistering knock of 162 off 137 balls was studded with four sixes and 20 fours. While he was in the middle, socialsphere started predicting he could get to his fourth double hundred in ODI cricket but that was not to be.
He features second in the list of batsmen with the highest sixes/innings ratio. Rohit presently has 198 sixes to his name in 186 innings at a ratio of 1.07. During his knock, he also joined Hamilton Masakadza to become the only player with him to register two scores in excess of 150 in a single ODI series.
Dhawan and Rohit became the second most successful pair for Team India in ODI’s. They went past Sehwag and Sachin to this feat.
Sachin – Ganguly – 6609
Rohit – Dhawan – 3920
At the time of filing the copy, Windies were reeling at 79/7 in 20 overs chasing 378 to win.
Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, K Khaleel Ahmed, Jasprit Bumrah
Kieran Powell, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shai Hope (wk), Marlon Samuels, Shimron Hetmyer, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder (c), Fabian Allen, Ashley Nurse, Kemar Roach, Keemo Paul