Rohit is a giant 6 from Moeen Ali, reaching his tons from 204 balls.
India’s opening round, Rohit Sharma, has finally overcome all hurdles a century away from home in testing. He looks good on scoring big points throughout the ongoing series. England However, he used to throw away the ticket gates, was unlucky to get out in the 1940s, and was missing once in the 1980s.
But at The Oval, which offers the best batting conditions, he was determined from words. India went out to the bat in the last hour of the third day and looked positive with KL Rahul, while being careful not to lose the wicket. Rohit wasn’t perfect. He offered a few chances. One is the night of the third day, then the fourth morning.
In both cases, Slip’s Rory Burns was the culprit who pardoned him, and he took advantage home. On either side of these opportunities offered, Rohit Sharma made some very nice strokes oozing out the class.
Disciplined Rohit Sharma rewarded for patience
Returning to the morning session, Rohit was completely in the zone and didn’t feel the ball outside the off-stamp for the first hour. He just started the shot without fear and hurriedly confirmed that there were no shots. It was a pure timing from the opening round in India.
Controlled backfoot punches and pull shots were pleasing to the eye if the cover drive looked elegant. Rohit Sharma He also skillfully played Moeen Ali, who was trying to throw the ball with a rough patch. He came down to the ground to play him on an extra cover and reached his century with a shimmy under the ground smashing it for six from the same bowler.
A crammed oval crowd stood up to praise him as Rohit was soaked in all his gratitude and even the dressing room in India gave a standing ovation for his efforts. That said, Rohit Sharma is known for scoring hundreds of points and he will be keen to switch himself again to bring India to a strong position.
Twitter’s reaction is as follows:
— Venkateshprasad (@venkateshprasad) September 4, 2021
— VVS Laxman (@ VVSLaxman281) September 4, 2021
— AzharMahmood11 (@ AzharMahmood11) September 4, 2021
— DK (@DineshKarthik) September 4, 2021
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) September 4, 2021
— Pragyan Ojha (@pragyanojha) September 4, 2021
— Wasim Jaffer (@ WasimJaffer14) September 4, 2021
What a wonderful inning! Lots of time and calm https://t.co/604E9JaAxN
— Nick Compton (@thecompdog) September 4, 2021
How to grow your first overseas century! Bow, Rohit Sharma. What a wonderful hundred.#ENGvIND
— Ian Bell (@Ian_Bell) September 4, 2021
#Rohit Sharma is at the highest stage of batting. end.
— RP Shin रुद्रप्रतापसिंह (@ rpsingh) September 4, 2021
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) September 4, 2021
Respect the conditions, play late, move forward, weight shift, dot ball, drive … Rohit Sharma holds online batting classes. See all junior cricket players. #INDvENG
— MohammadKaif (@MohammadKaif) September 4, 2021
— CricTracker (@Cricketracker) September 4, 2021