Rohit Sharma has certainly become the new-age king of Romance. He scored 218 on his wedding anniversary, smashed a 118 on his wife’s birthday and repeated the ritual previous night by playing an impeccable knock of 115 on the Valentine’s eve.
While all the couples in love were busy buying gifts for their significant others, Rohit Sharma was sweating hard on pitch to present his ‘lady love’ the ‘man of the match trophy’.
Rohit’s 17th ODI century broke the jinx of low scores in South Africa. In 19 previous innings across both Tests and one-day internationals, his previous highest score was 47 and he had scored only 249 runs at an average of 13.11.
Rohit Sharma silenced all his doubters with a century in the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth by scoring 115. His century helped India beat Proteas by 73 runs as India sealed a historic series win on Tuesday.
Gone are the days of Rahul and Anjali make way for Ritz and Rohit: