WI vs IND: Rohit Sharma adds new record to his name, moves past Chris Gayle

Posted On / /

On Sunday, in the second T20I match of the series, Indian vice-captain Rohit Sharma added another milestone to his name. Hitting three sixes in his innings, he now leads the tally for the most number of sixes (107) in T20I.

The previous record was held by ‘Universal Boss’ Chris Gayle with a total of 105 sixes. Gayle is currently featuring in the Global T20 Canada 2019, captaining the Vancouver Knights side.

Earlier this morning at Lauderhill in Florida, Indian skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bat first. Both Rohit and Dhawan added 67 runs for the first wicket partnership.

Rohit continued his brilliant form, playing a superb inning of 67 runs off 51 balls. With a total of 2,422 runs in 88 innings, Rohit also holds the record of most runs in the T20I format.

Yesterday, India defeated West Indies by 4 wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Both teams will fly back to the Caribbean for the last match in Providence Stadium, Guyana.

TAGS: , , , , ,

CATEGORY: Chris Gayle, India, News, Rohit Sharma, West Indies

For latest cricket news and updates, subscribe to our Daily Newsletter.

About the Author:
Anirudh is a die-hard cricket fan, loves playing, watching and talking about cricket. Cricket is his Religion & 'Sachin Tendulkar' his GOD. His motto of life is Eat, Sleep, Cricket, REPEAT!! You can write to him at anirudh@crickettimes.com or anirudhsingh2904@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter, Facebook & Linkedin.