Stats 56 // 06 Nov 2018, 23:56 IST SHARE In what was a thoroughly entertaining match at Lucknow, Rohit Sharma blazed a sublime century to lead India to a series-clinching 71-run victory against West Indies. The Men in Blue’s dominant performance in the second T20I added another glorious chapter to their pantheon of memorable moments during Diwali week. Despite losing the toss, Rohit made a strong statement as India batted first at the newly constructed Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium. Taking his time to get acquainted with the vagaries of the surface, the stand-in skipper found a suitable ally in fellow opener Shikhar Dhawan.Also Read: Who Said What – World reacts to India’s dominant win in 2nd T20I against West IndiesRohit crossed the half-century mark at the start of the 13th over. However, as he so often does, the elegant right-hander accelerated remarkably and propelled India to a strong total of 195. In reply, West Indies could only manage a paltry 124/9. From just 61 balls, Rohit remained unbeaten on 111. His stellar knock was laced with eight boundaries and seven sixes. His trademark delectable timing treated the packed arena to a breathtaking display of stroke-play.Here are some… Read full this story
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