In the 22nd match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 which is being played between India and Pakistan and is one of the most anticipated clashes of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Rohit Sharma, vice-captain of the Indian cricket team, has consistently delivered a high voltage performance in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and now he scored his 24th ODI Century in the match against Pakistan. This was the third century of Rohit Sharma in the World Cup so far and he has now secured the place in in the list of the Indian Batsmen with the most number of centuries in the ICC Cricket World Cup. Sachin Tendulkar is at the top of the list as the master blaster has scored six world cup centuries and Sourav Ganguly is at the second position with 4 centuries.
Rohit Sharma scored a ton in the match against Pakistan in just 85 balls and scored 9 boundaries and huge sixes. This is Rohit Sharma’s second century in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 so far and by this century, Sharma became the fifth Indian Batsmen to score 2 or more centuries in the world cup. Rohit opened with his new opening partner, KL Rahul after Shikhar Dhawan was ruled out of the game due to a thumb injury.
Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul created many records today as they had the first 100-run opening partnership for India against Pakistan in World cup. The last record for the highest opening partnership against Pakistan in the World cup was made by Sachin Tendulkar and Navjot Singh Sidhu. Both of them made 90 runs against Pakistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 1996.